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Eating Disorders Center—Bulimia

General Overview

People with bulimia nervosa consume large amounts of food and then rid their bodies of the excess calories by vomiting, abusing laxatives or diuretics, taking enemas, or exercising obsessively. Some use a combination of all of these forms of purging.

InDepth

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Diagnostic and Surgical Procedures

Living With Anorexia Nervosa

Read how one woman was able to recover from anorexia and bulimia.

Related Conditions

Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)

Academy For Eating Disorders http://www.aedweb.org

Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders, Inc. http://www.anred.com

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders http://www.anad.org

National Eating Disorder Association http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/