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What Is the Difference Between Dysmorphia and Dysphoria?

Dysmorphia and dysphoria are two terms that often get used interchangeably when discussing eating disorders. However, it’s essential to understand the distinction between these two terms to provide appropriate care for those affected. Misdiagnosis or confusion can hinder the delivery of effective treatment, potentially exacerbating a person’s emotional distress and mental health issues. With help […]

What Is Dysphoria?

Have you asked yourself, “What is dysphoria?” Dysphoria is a common term used in the mental health field to describe feelings of dissatisfaction, restlessness, and unease. It is a state of emotional distress that anyone can experience. Dysphoria associated with eating disorders or gender dysphoria, for example, can be caused by a range of factors […]

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