Bulimia

Eating Disorder

Statistics

-24 million people in the US suffer from an eating disorder.

-Two percent of young women are bulimic.

-Males on wrestling teams are 7-10 times more likely to become bulimic.

Tell Someone!

-10% of all people that struggle from a eating disorder actually get the help they need.

-People don't like to let people know of their eating disorders, because they don't want to be judged or people to look at them differently.

Bulimia- an eating disorder where people eat a lot in a little bit of time; overeating medical issue.

Signs

Some signs someone is suffering from an eating disorder are:

-skipping meals or eating very little

-going to the bathroom after meals

-seems very upset or sad

-not being as social

-drop in grades

-withdrawal or sports or activities