Eating DisordersWhat is Body image?How you see your body and the way you feel about it
People with eating disorders have a distorted body image
AnorexiaWHAT IS ANEROXIA?
A DISEASE IN WHICH A PERSON STARVES THEMSELVES
WARNING SIGNS OF ANEROXIA INTENSE FEAR OF GAINING WEIGHTSKIPS MEALS BY MAKING UP EXCUSESWILL NOT EAT INFRONT OF OTHERSWEARS BAGGY CLOTHINGDENIAL OF HUNGEREXCESSIVE EXERCISINGHAIR GROWTH ON BODY AND FACEHAIR LOSS ON HEADABSENT OR IRREGULAR MENSTRUAL PERIODREADS FOOD LABELS CONSTANTLYMOODY/IRRITABLE/DEPRESS/LONELY/ANXIOUS
"I spent my entire life being obsessed with dieting,"Bingeing and then fasting or starving. Forbidding everything. That's how I used to be: up and down 5 pounds every single day, to the extremes. My metabolism was totally wrecked."
For many years, I was obsessed about what I was eating, how many calories it had, and how much exercise I'd have to do."
BULIMIAWHAT IS BUILIMAFrequent episodes of binge eating followed by one of the followingVomitingUsing laxativesFasting Over exercising A person who binges and purges regularly Someone with this eating disorder can be normal weight or even overweight
THIS IS WHAT EVENTUALLY HAPPENS TO YOUR TEEHFROM PURGING
A PERSON BINGE EATING THENTHEY MIGHT PURGE, USE A LAXITIVE OR FAST
FREQUENT TRIPS TO THE BATHROOM
Warning signs of bulimia Worried about body weightExcessive food consumptionFrequent trips to the bathroom Blood shot eyesSore throatDental problems (tooth enamel wears away)Very upset with body size, shape and weight
Women are at a higher risk for eating disorders
That does not mean that men do not have them CONSEQUENCES OF POOR NUTRITION SHORT TERM CONSEQUENCESHUNGERAGGITATIONLACK OF FOCUSMOODINESSLONG TERM CONSEQUENCESOBESITYHEART DISEASE DIABETESOSTEOPOROSISHELP! Resources for you or FRIENDWWW.NATIONALEATINGDISORDERS.ORGWWW.SOMETHING-FISHY.ORG
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