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Negative Body - Image Opinion Checker

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Your Negative Body - Image Opinion May Also be Known as:
Ashamed of my body
Ashamed of my looks
Body image issues
Don't like to look at myself
Embarrassed about my body
Embarrassed about my looks
Hate my body
Hate the way i look
Hate to look at myself
I think i'm ugly

Top 4 Negative Body - Image Opinion Causes

  1. 1.Body Dysmorphic Disorder

    Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a body-image disorder where a person is consistently preoccupied with an imagined or slight defect in their appearance. People with BDD can dislike any part of their body, although commonly they will focus on fault with their hair, skin, nose, chest, or stomach. BDD most often develops in teens and adolescents, with men and women affected equally.

    You should visit your primary care physician who will coordinate care with a psychologist or other mental health professional. BDD is usually treated with counseling and behavioral therapy.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    hair loss, negative body-image opinion, acne, impaired social or occupational functioning, small penis
    Symptoms that always occur with body dysmorphic disorder:
    negative body-image opinion
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  2. 2.Depersonalization / Derealization Identity Disorder

    Depersonalization/Derealization Identity Disorder is when a person experiences unreality or detachment from one's mind, self or body or from one's surroundings.

    You should visit your primary care physician who will coordinate care with a psychiatrist, psychologist, or other mental health professional.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    derealization, impaired social or occupational functioning, feeling of being detached or outside the body, ringing in the ears, amnesia
    Symptoms that always occur with depersonalization/derealization identity disorder:
    hidden: depersonalization/derealization
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  3. 3.Bulimia

    Bulimia Nervosa is an eating disorder. People suffering from this condition sometimes will eat huge amounts of food, and might take extreme steps such as making themselves vomit to avoid putting on weight.

    You should speak with your primary care physician, psychiatrist, or therapist.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    anxiety, irritability, stomach bloating, trouble sleeping, difficulty concentrating
    Symptoms that always occur with bulimia:
    vomiting after binge eating
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  4. 4.Anorexia

    Eating disorders are serious behavioral problems. They can include severe overeating, or not consuming enough food to stay healthy. They also involve extreme concern about your shape or weight. Anorexia nervosa is a condition where people have an intense fear about how their body looks and how much they weigh, leading to severe caloric restriction.

    You should visit your primary care physician who will coordinate care with a psychologist, counselor, or other mental health professional. It is important to monitor

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    irritability, anxiety, difficulty concentrating, decreased sex drive, purposefully losing weight
    Symptoms that always occur with anorexia:
    fear of gaining weight
    Symptoms that never occur with anorexia:
    heavy menstrual flow
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Negative Body - Image Opinion

  • Q.Are you feeling irritable (easily made upset)?
  • Q.Are you having difficulty concentrating or thinking through daily activities?
  • Q.Are your symptoms causing difficulty at work, socializing, or spending time with friends & family?
  • Q.Do you have thoughts of hurting yourself?

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Negative Body - Image Opinion Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced negative body-image opinion have also experienced:

    • 12% Depressed Mood
    • 6% Anxiety
    • 4% Trouble Sleeping
  • People who have experienced negative body-image opinion were most often matched with:

    • 11% Body Dysmorphic Disorder
    • 3% Depersonalization / Derealization Identity Disorder
    • 2% Bulimia

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