Cause of Death: Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia Nervosa — often simply called anorexia — is characterized by a distorted body image, with an unwarranted fear of being overweight.

Symptoms include trying to maintain a below-normal weight through starvation or too much exercise.

Medical treatment may be needed to restore normal weight. Talk therapy can help with self-esteem and behavior changes.

The following celebrities died from the cause: Anorexia Nervosa.