You re not skinny enough to warrant care. Finally, doctors at UCSF helped Annie petition her insurance carrier to cover residential treatment based on the diagnosis of atypical anorexia nervosa. Despite her medical problems, Annie didn t qualify under her insurance plan for in patient treatment, where she could have received counseling and assistance with Teen dreams has. She wasn t covered because her body mass index, which measures body fat relative to height and weight, was slightly too high.
Someday she hopes to help young people with eating disorders. Tefn said a few Put a girl ago, There were literally times where I was losing weight so I could get treatment.