,.-~*´¨¯¨`*·~-.¸-(_§ùmèét_)-,.-~*´¨¯¨`*·~-.¸ (addicted2hiding) wrote in ed_ucate,


Part 1

--Age: 15

--Gender: female

--How I found my way here: LJ friends on here


Part 2 (disordered members only)

--ED: Bulimia

--Diagnosed/Self-diagnosed?: self diagnosed

--Questionnaire: Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified

Bulimia nervosa
Recurrent episodes of binge eating.

An episode of binge eating is characterised by both of the following:
Eating in a discrete period of time (e.g. any 2 hour period), an amount of food that is definitely larger than most people would eat during a similar period of time in similar circumstances; yes

A sense of lack of control over eating during the episode (e.g. a feeling that one cannot stop eating or control what or how much one is eating) yes, if i had control i would be able to stop
Recurrent inappropriate compensatory behaviour in order to prevent weight gain such as: self induced vomiting, use of laxatives, diuretics or other medications, fasting or excessive exercise. I vomit

A minimum average of two binge eating and inappropriate compensatory behaviours per week for at least three months. yes

Self evaluation is unduly influenced by body shape and weight. yes

The disturbance does not occur exclusively during episodes of anorexia nervosa

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