What are Eating Disorders?
Eating disorders are complex, serious, medical and psychiatric illnesses that take more lives than any other psychiatric disorder. Eating disorders cause severe disturbances in eating behaviors including purging, severe overeating, extreme calorie reduction, excessive exercise, and extreme distress about body weight and shape.
How can I tell if I have a problem with food or eating?
Here’s a simple Self Scoring Assessment Tool.
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- More information on Anorexia Nervosa
- More information on Bulimia Nervosa
- More information on Binge Eating Disorder or Compulsive Overeating
- More information on Eating Disorder NOS