Does anorexia slow puberty down?

I am 13, I had anorexia nearly a year ago now and I think its slowed my puberty down. Do you think I am right? I have developed a boobs and havn’t started my periods. Please help. X

Answer #1

Anorexia can interfere with your menstrual cycle. If your really concerned talk to a doctor about it. Although, it’s not that uncommen for a 13 year old girl to not have her period yet. Give it time.

Answer #2

It would definately affect it, your body reacts to the stress it’s under. Talk to your doctor about it.

Answer #3

yes. it can mandyloo is 100% right.

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