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Bulimia Nervosa (National Women's
Health Information Center) -
People with bulimia consume large amounts of food and then rid their bodies
of the excess calories by purging (self-induce vomiting, misuse of laxatives
or diuretics) or by non-purging (excessive exercise, fasting) behaviors.
Bulimia Nervosa - Article about the causes, risks and treatment of
Bulimia Nervosa - This site offers links to descriptions, diagnosis of
bulimia, treatment, and research.
Bulimia Nervosa in Males (National Eating Disorders Association) -
Bulimia nervosa is a severe, life-threatening disorder characterized by
recurrent episodes of binge eating followed by self-induced vomiting or
other purging methods (e.g. laxatives, diuretics, excessive exercise,
fasting) in an attempt to avoid weight gain
ClinicalTrials.gov: Bulimia - List of clinical trials recruiting
patients with Bulimia published by the National Institutes of Health..
Family Strain Spurs Symptoms in Some Bulimic Teens
Family arguments and conflict may trigger cycles
of binging and purging for some teenage girls with bulimia, a small study
Prozac.com: Bulimia Drug and Health Information - Prozac and bulimia
resources from Eli Lilly and Company including educational materials, drug
information, news, and community support.
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Thursday May 20, 2010