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March 2010

Bulimia: Binge/ Purge Cycle

by At-Risk.org Staff, on binge eating, binge/purge cycle, bulimia, bulimia nervosa, eating disorder, purging, seminars, teenage disorder

Bulimia or also known as Bulimia Nervosa is another psychological condition of eating disorder. It is very common in young people or in teens. The main characteristics of Bulimia is that they induced vomiting on their selves after eating a heavy meal just to get rid of the calories of the foods that they ingest, thus preventing weight gain. Person with bulimia experiences the cycle termed as binge/purge cycle…