What is body dysmorphia?

Body dysmorphia is a condition where an individual can't stop thinking about the perceived flaws or defects in their body which often times leads to anxiety and depression. A negative body image can lead to a lot of distress in an individual's life.


Sources:

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/309254

https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/body-dysmorphic-disorder

https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/9888-body-dysmorphic-disorder

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/body-dysmorphic-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20353938

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