Bulimia NervosaInfo Center

Children Don’t Recognize Eating Disorders in Themselves

Eating disorders exist in children of all ages, but recent research suggests that different symptoms should be looked for in children age 12 and under than in older children.

Ok With Pain, But Not With Gain

Exercise is important for health, but over-exercise may be a symptom of a deeper problem. Those with eating disorders that also over-exercise may be battling deeper troubles.

Less Social With Eating Disorders

Eating disorders often go hand-in-hand with anxiety and isolation. So much so, that helping people with eating disorders learn to enjoy social interaction could improve the illness.

Bulimia From Stress

Girls can tear up their bodies in reaction to stress, especially if they have impulsive personality traits. Teaching positive coping methods may help these girls avoid eating disorders.

Seek Specialists’ Help for Anorexia

Anorexia and bulimia are serious medical conditions. Seeking treatment from a qualified and experienced authority can greatly improve outcomes.

What Comes First: Weight Loss or Weight Gain

Most of us associate eating disorders with an unhealthy drop in weight.  But new research suggests that eating disorders may actually cause a new height in weight gain. 

eTherapy for Eating Disorders

Bulimia patients who prefer their treatment to be in the comfort of their own home can safely turn to e-therapists, research reports.

Standardizing Ideals

Many shudder at the thought of gathering body measurements, especially weight. Yet researchers have found that BMI collections may provide the best foundation to calculate progress in anorexia and bulimia.

Bringing About Order

Living in the twenty-first century, people hold a wide-variety of responsibilities and stressors, making it increasingly difficult to focus on a fitness regime or balancing a diet.

Are You a Pica Eater?

Eating disorders are more common than many might think. Recent statistics show that one in particular is on the rise.