03/28/2008 02:43 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Anorexia Largely Determined By Genes...

An international study concludes that the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, a rare but dangerous mental condition, is primarily genetic in origin.

The study also found that a tendency to be anxious and depressed, or neuroticism, early in life is a strong predictor of having to battle anorexia years later.

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