Eating Disorder Archive

How to Help a Loved One With an Eating Disorder 0

Watching someone you love suffer from an eating disorder is not easy. Although there are available bulimia support groups near your area, it is important to understand them. You cannot force your loved one to snap out of an eating disorder in an instant, but you can offer your

The Dilemma of Persons With Eating Disorders 0

The human body is designed to adapt to any changes that occur in the body. For example, when a person bleeds a lot, the heart rate increases. This is because as blood carries oxygen, the body compensates for the lack of it by speeding up the travel of blood in

4 Reasons People with Eating Disorders Don’t Seek Help 0

Is a loved one refusing to seek help for an eating disorder? Well, that’s not unusual. At least initially, many people with an eating disorder don’t want treatment. Here are some of the leading reasons they may not be eager about seeking help. They view eating disorders as a

Bulimia Nervosa: Bingeing, Purging, and Fasting 0

People suffering from bulimia nervosa often feel a sense of loss of control while eating. Many feel like they are unable to stop consuming a large amount of food for a short period. This is usually followed by compensatory behaviors, such as vomiting, improper use of laxatives, and excessive

Seeking Help for Anorexia 0

In an ideal world, everyone will have control over their bodies and what they want to do with it. If they choose to eat just 1,500 calories a day, this is what they will do. Unfortunately, this world is far from ideal. As a result, many people tend to