A 52-year-old member asked:
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which eating disorder is binging and starving?

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Dr. Jeff Jacobs
21 years experience Child Psychiatry
Possibly Bulimia: It's possible that binging and starving could be part of an eating disorder called bulimia nervosa. However, only a trained professional can properly evaluate the situation to decide if there is an eating disorder, and, if so, which eating disorder may exist.
Answered on Aug 13, 2015
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