a man sits on a couch and asks the medical professional about how lanugo and anorexia are linked

How Are Lanugo and Anorexia Linked?

Anorexia nervosa, often referred to simply as anorexia, is a complex and potentially life-threatening eating disorder characterized by an intense fear of gaining weight and a distorted body image, leading to severe food restriction and excessive weight loss. Among the many physical manifestations of this condition, the development of lanugo—fine, soft hair on the face […]