Bulimia

The Eating Disorder

Bulimia

bulimia is an emotional disorder involving distortion of body image and an obsessive desire to lose weight, in which bouts of extreme overeating are followed by depression and self-induced vomiting, purging, or fasting. People with bulimia usually suffer from many conditions. You can get messed up teeth and your hair can fall out. Also you can get many complications such as loss of menstrual period,acid reflects or ulcers,tooth decay and mouth sores and chronic sore throat. Unfortunately 150,000 poeple each year dont get the help or support they need but people that do usually go to thepary or go to some kind of program that helps them.

What is the cause of the disease ?

One cause of the disease is because of what society wants us to look like . Hollywood has made a big impact by having underweight models and actresses to make it look like thats the only thing that is beautiful. When young girls look at that that's what they strive perfection and what they try to look like so they think it'll look as beautiful as them .