Bulimia Nervosa

Damage to the Heart: How Eating Disorders Affect the Cardiovascular System

Eating disorders are quite complex and from the outside may look like just a weight problem. However, they are much more.  Most people don’t

Bulimia Statistics Speak Volumes

Bulimia statistics can provide us with a close look on just how impactful this condition is. Many people, both men and women, young and

The Long Term Effects of Bulimia

Bulimia is a health condition and disease. The long term effects of bulimia are often staggering. What individuals who do not have this condition

What Are Bulimia Teeth?

For individuals who have bulimia teeth, this often means the individual is suffering from the eating disorder known as teeth and that the condition

Bulimia and Pregnancy

Bulimia and pregnancy can go hand in hand. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for women who are pregnant to struggle with eating disorders, including

Getting Help for Bulimia Nervosa

Bulimia Nervosa can cause extreme harm to the body, and in some cases, lead to fatality.  Individuals with bulimia have a mortality rate of

Neurobiological Recent Findings about Bulimia Nervosa

One area of the body that is seriously damaged by the harmful bulimic behaviors is the brain. Neurobiological recent findings about bulimia nervosa show

Get Help for Eating Disorders at The Bella Vita

We are here for you when you are ready to get help for eating disorders.  At The Bella Vita, treatment focuses on getting your

Treatment for Bulimia

When struggling with Bulimia Nervosa, it is important to reach out for professional help.  Bulimia is a complicated disorder that is not simply about

How is Bulimia Diagnosed?

Bulimia Nervosa is a potentially life-threatening and serious mental illness.  People with bulimia feel they cannot control the amount of food they eat.  People

Symptoms of Bulimia

Bulimia is a severe psychiatric illness where the individual regularly experiences a lack of control to rapidly consume a large amount of food without

What is Bulimia?

Bulimia Nervosa, or bulimia, is a type of eating disorder.  People with bulimia feel they cannot control the amount of food they eat. This uncontrollable

What is Bulimia?

Bulimia is an eating disorder that is defined by periodic binge eating followed deliberate purging.  By purging, a bulimic compensates for excessive eating and to prevent gaining weight. 

Do you think you might be bulimic?

Do you think you might be bulimic?

Bulimics exhibit many symptoms, some of the common ones are:

  • Repeated episodes of bingeing and purging
  • Feeling out of control during a binge
  • Purging after a binge (vomiting, excessive exercise, use of laxatives, diet pills, diuretics, or fasting)
  • Frequent dieting
  • Extreme concern with body weight and shape

Hi- I was bulimic for 8 years and I am 7 months recovered right now

Hi- I was bulimic for 8 years and I am 7 months recovered right now. I know that it is normal for your salivary

I realize that bulimia, like many other eating disorders and addictions

I realize that bulimia, like many other eating disorders and addictions is a way of thinking and reacting – and for me it becomes