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Bulimia

Articles, Videos and treatment options for Bulimia

Bulimia Nervosa, also known simply as bulimia, is an eating disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of binge eating (bingeing) as well as a compensatory behavior intended to prevent excessive weight gain. According to the National Institutes of Mental Health (NIMH), 0.6% of the U.S. population will be affected by Bulimia during their lifetime.

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A relapse into behaviors that you know are toxic can be very disheartening. In the extreme, a relaps...
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Bulimia nervosa is a medical condition that is marked by unusual eating behaviors. These behaviors c...
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In a world where modern medicine is all around us, it sounds strange to ask where to get help for bu...
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There are two main ways that bulimia causes hair loss. The first is shared with anorexia and comes w...
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There are several blood tests that can support a diagnosis of bulimia, but none will give a firm dia...
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Once a person with bulimia enters treatment, he or she comes under the care of a team of health prof...
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The statistics for bulimia are shocking. Although this illness is often well hidden by those who suf...
By Stefanie Lein Bulimia Nervosa, also known simply as bulimia, is an eating disorder characteriz...
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A new study by researchers at Drexel University has determined that the majority of women who suffer...
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Learn more about bulimia and some of the misunderstandings of the disorder More Videos...