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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Max Haque
Dr. Max Haque answered
45 years experience Psychiatry
No: Self induced vomiting is the most common method to compensate for binge eating episodes in the purging type of bulimia nervosa. Others include misuse ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Binge eating: No. This diagnosis does not include purging or fasting or excess exercising.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Bulimia Nervosa: Is from the greek words meaning ravenous hunger. It is an eating disorder characterized by binging & purging, consuming large amount of food in short ... Read More
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Dr. Nina Savelle-Rocklin
9 years experience Clinical Psychology
Multiple: Recurrent episodes of binge eating occurring at least once a week for three months; Eating a larger amount of food than normal during a short time fr ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ernie Ordonez
57 years experience Bariatrics
Fullness: Eating a lot and frequent. Bloatedness, gas, acid reflux and lightheadedness. Sugar.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle King
26 years experience Psychiatry
Eating disorders: If you feel as though your eating behavior is a concern to you, please consult a mental health provider for evaluation, and if needed, treatment. Her ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Eating disorders: can be very dangerous. Binge and purge (make oneself vomit) can become a cycle which can damage the heart, teeth, and more. Please see a mental heal ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Skversky
51 years experience Bariatrics
Topamax (topiramate): The most effective treatment i believe is based on using drug therapy. Specifically a medication called topamax (topiramate) which although approved f ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Windisch
25 years experience Pediatrics
Get help: You need to see an expert in eating disorders.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pablo Cuevas
35 years experience Prosthodontics
Seek help: It is not the act of binging eating that you need to control.There is some underlying reason that you have to try and deal with. This can only be don ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Lado
32 years experience Psychiatry
Binge Eating: Binge eating is treated with a combination cognitive–behavioral therapy (cbt) and, more recently, interpersonal psychotherapy (ipt), a nutritionist a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julia Frank
44 years experience Psychiatry
Binge eating: Cogntiive behavioral therapy, eating a balanced, relatively monotonous diet (avoiding hunger) and sometimes ssri medication all may help with binge ea ... Read More
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