Understanding Eating Disorders
- A Day in the Life of Someone With an Eating Disorder (3)
- Associated Problems & Co-Occurring Disorders (7)
What is an Eating Disorder?
An overview of the types of eating disorders and their characteristic symptoms.
The Road to Recovery
The path to full recovery from an eating disorder can be a difficult and long journey. It is important for everyone involved to have realistic expectations.
The Binge-Purge Cycle
The binge-purge cycle is a predictable pattern of thoughts, behaviors and emotions. Understanding it is the first step to stopping it.
Medical Complications of Anorexia Nervosa
Anorexia nervosa is literally a disease of self-starvation. Learn more about how it affects the body.
Medical Complications of Bulimia Nervosa
Medical complications of bulimia are common and can be potentially deadly. Learn more about what people with bulimia are at risk for.