Eating Disorder

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Causes Disorder

Psychological

Low=self-esteem

feelings of inadequacy or lack of control in life

Depression,anxiety, anger, stress, or loneliness

social

physical or sexual abuse

trouble in relationships

Difficulty expressing emotions

Binge Eating

  1. Description: Eating disorder characterized by recurrent binge eating without the regular use of compensatory measures to counter the binge eating
  2. Symptoms: Feeling being out of control during the binge eating episodes, and eating without being hungry
  3. Long Term Effects: Heart disease

Anorexia

Anorexia nervosa is a serious potentially life-threatening eating disorder characterized by self starvation and excessive weight loss

Inadequate food intake leading to a weight that is clearly to low

intense fear of weight gain, obsession with weight

self-esteem overly related to body to imagine

Long term effects

Reduction of bone density

Muscle lost and weakness

Fainting, fatigue, or overall weakness

Bulimia

Bulimia Nervous is a serious, potentially life-threatening eating disorder characterized by a cycle of bingeing and compensatory behavior such as vomiting.

Symptoms

Feelings of being out of control

Eating a lot and vomiting

Long term effects

irregular bowel movements

Sources of Help

  • Go to support group
  • Treatment Providers