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Is an eating disorder depression or something else ?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marcie Berman
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Depression

Can be part of the picture in an eating disorder and a part of what keeps,it going.
However, the issues involved are more complicated and vary between people. It,would,be,useful,to,learn about your own special circumstances in order to get better.

In brief: Depression

Can be part of the picture in an eating disorder and a part of what keeps,it going.
However, the issues involved are more complicated and vary between people. It,would,be,useful,to,learn about your own special circumstances in order to get better.
Dr. Marcie Berman
Dr. Marcie Berman
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: It can occur alone

Or with depression.
The antidepressants are mostly used to treat accompanying depression whereas studies of antidepressants for the treatment of bulimia and anorexia alone do not appear to be very promising in general.Best wishes.

In brief: It can occur alone

Or with depression.
The antidepressants are mostly used to treat accompanying depression whereas studies of antidepressants for the treatment of bulimia and anorexia alone do not appear to be very promising in general.Best wishes.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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