Bulimia In adolescence
Warning signs in Bulimia
*discoloration or swelling of teeth
*withdrawal from usual friends or activities
*rigid exercise despite injury.
About Bulimia in adolescents and in the world
* A feeling of being out of control during the binge-eating episodes.
* Self-esteem overly related to body image.
*purging behaviors lead to electrolyte and chemical imbalances.
* irregular heart beats or heart failure or even death.
*rupture of the esophagus
Steps to get help
*find a specialist
*adress health problems
*make a long term treatment plan
*go to counseling for eating disorders/ support group
*learn new coping skills (improve self image)
*"Eating Disorder Treatment and Recovery." : Tips and Strategies for Overcoming Anorexia and Bulimia. N.p., n.d. Web. 03 May 2016.