What is the diagnosis for bulimia? What if a person is using acid reflux or GERD as an excuse or form of purging?
Bulimia. Bulimia is •Eating large amount of food in short time •Self-evaluation being defined by body shape and weight. •Lack of control over recurrent inappropriate behaviors to prevent weight gain- o Self-induced vomiting o Misuse of Laxatives, Diuretics and Enemas Using GERD can be as an excuse or form of purging. See Psychiatrist for Therapy, coping skills, and self-esteem, and Emotional Health. Read more...