Eating Disorders

By: Jailyah

You will be learning about eating disorders and any thing you might need to know about it.

What is eating disorder?

Eating disorders can mean different thing there is .......

  • Atypical anorexia nervosa (weight is not below normal)
  • Bulimia nervosa (with less frequent behaviors)
  • Binge-eating disorder (with less frequent occurrences)
  • Purging disorder (purging without binge eating)
  • Night eating syndrome (excessive nighttime food consumption)

Fact about eating disorder

Every year teens (and even adults) develop eating disorders and even eating disorder behavior. Each year, thousands of teens develop eating disorders, or problems with weight, eating, or body image. Eating disorders may be more than just going on a diet to lose weight or trying to exercise every day. It can lead to illness and deaf.

5 things a person should do when the have eating disorders is get treatment


  • Individual, group, or family psychotherapy.
  • Medical care and monitoring.
  • Nutritional counseling.
  • Medications

Sings of all types of eating orders

Anorexia-includes emotional and behavior issues related to an unrealistic perception of body weight

Bulimia -A feeling of being out of control during the binge-eating episodes.

Jailyah C

March 16, 2015