Prolonged Low Body Weight in Young Kids Ups Risk for Anorexia Years Later

Young children with a persistently low body mass index (BMI) may be at greater risk for developing anorexia nervosa in adolescence.

Source: Prolonged Low Body Weight in Young Kids Ups Risk for Anorexia Years Later

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