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  • Eating Disorders

    Compulsive Eating/Binge EatingAnorexiaBulimia

  • Control in a time when life seems out of control

  • Compulsive Eating/Binge EatingBinge-eating disorder is a serious eating disorder in which you frequently consume unusually large amounts of food.

    A compulsive eater will usually do this to overcome feelings of sadness, anger, stress, etc.

  • Compulsive Eating/Binge Eating RISK FACTORSFamily HistoryDietingPsychological Issues - Depression- Substance abuse - Trouble coping with stress, anger, sadness, boredom and worry.

  • Compulsive Eating/Binge Eating SIGNS & SYMPTOMSEating large amounts of food Eating even when not hungry or fullEating rapidly during binge episodes Depression Anxiety Frequent dieting, possibly without weight loss Frequently eating alone (closet eating)

  • Compulsive Eating/Binge Eating HEALTH RISKSDepression/Suicidal thoughtsSleep Apnea Obesity High Blood Pressure and/or Cholesterol Type 2 diabetes Heart Disease Joint pain and Muscle pain

  • Compulsive Eating VideoYouTube - NBC Action News - Compulsive OvereatingI Eat 33,000 Calories a day - Lisa - YouTube

  • What is Anorexia? Starvation Low caloric intake (500-800 per day) False body image

  • Anorexia & Bulimia RISK FACTORSFemale (although males are at risk as well)Weight Changes (comments from others)Transitions (moving, break-up, parent divorce, death in family, etc.)Sports, Work, Artistic Activities (gymnasts, dancers, models)Media and Society

  • Anorexia SIGNS & SYMPTOMSFear of gaining weightSkip meals (excuses)Wont eat in front of others Baggy clothesExcessive exerciseExcessive weight lossDenies having a problemLow body temperature (fine hair growth)

  • Anorexia HEALTH RISKSDeath Anemia Heart problems/Heart FailureBone lossIn females - absence of a period In males - decreased testosterone Electrolyte abnormalities, such as low blood potassium, sodium and chloride Kidney problems

    * When the body no longer has fat to burn it turns to muscle. When it no longer has muscle to burn, the body starts attacking its organs heart, liver, kidneys.

  • What is Bulimia?Binging followed by purging (getting rid of food by vomiting, laxative use, and/or over exercise)

  • Bulimia SIGNS & SYMTPOMSConstant worry about weightExcessive food consumptionTrips to bathroom after eatingSore throatDental issuesIrregular periodsExcessive exercise (non-purging bulimia)Blood shot eyesCuts on fingers

  • Bulimia HEALTH RISKSHeart problems, such as an irregular heartbeat and heart failure Severe tooth decay In females, absence of a period Digestive problemsDeath

  • Video Clips


    YouTube - dove evolution