Recovery from anorexia nervosa includes neural compensation for negative body image.

@article{Pruis2012RecoveryFA,
  title={Recovery from anorexia nervosa includes neural compensation for negative body image.},
  author={Trisha A Pruis and Pamela K Keel and Jeri S. Janowsky},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  year={2012},
  volume={45 8},
  pages={919-31}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine whether frontal lobe mediated regulation of emotion permits women to recover from anorexia nervosa (AN). METHOD Brain activity associated with the disruption of working memory by images of bodies was examined in women who had recovered from AN and in control women. RESULTS Negatively rated images were more disruptive to working memory than neutral or positively rated images in both groups; however, amygdala and fusiform activation were greater in women who had recovered… CONTINUE READING
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