A 32-year-old male asked:
what is the definition or description of: eating disorders?
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Dr. Sherry Broadwell answered
23 years experience Clinical Psychology
Defined a per DSM V: Eating disorders involve serious disturbance in eating behavior that could include extreme food reduction or overeating in addition to feeling undue distress over body weight/ shape. The most common eating disorders are bulimia, binge eating, and anorexia. A great place to obtain information is here:http://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com/portal/what-are-eating-disorders. Hope this helps
Answered on Sep 13, 2016
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