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Body Dismorphic Disorder

I was told by my counselor that I have BDD we didn't really have much time to get into that today does anyone else have this or know more about it or anything?

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Asked by Heidikans at 12:39 AM on Feb. 25, 2011 in Health

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  • never heard of it but you can go to and look it up

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 10:06 AM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • It will take alot of and therapy and being honest with yourself. Matter of fact, Ellen Degenous(?) wife Portia put out a book on her life and her disorder, I read it, and it was a really really good book, u should check it out.

    Answer by Michigan-Mom74 at 1:23 AM on Feb. 25, 2011

  • that's how I am about my weight I look in the mirror or a picture and litterally see fat but the scale says underweight.... and I'm terrified of gaining more weight yet I'm not annorexic/bullemic because I still eat

    Comment by Heidikans (original poster) at 12:53 AM on Feb. 25, 2011



    Body dysmorphic disorder is a type of chronic mental illness in which you can't stop thinking about a flaw with your appearance — a flaw that is either minor or imagined.


    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 12:49 AM on Feb. 25, 2011

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