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All Images in this gallery are Model released. Fear of weight gain characterizes the eating disorder anorexia nervosa (or "slimmers disease"). This intense and obsessional fear leads to the willful avoidance of food and consequent severe weight loss. As they lose weight they become tired, weak, their hair thins and the menstrual cycle may cease. Teenage girls and young women are most often affected.