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Is there an eating disorder that makes you eat a lot?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Compulsive overeatin

Compulsive overeating is an eating disorder that involves compulsive, mindless overeating, without purging, and not necc.
With bingeing. Bulimia involves binge eating of large quantities, followed by purging by vomiting, laxatives, water pills, or exercise abuse.

In brief: Compulsive overeatin

Compulsive overeating is an eating disorder that involves compulsive, mindless overeating, without purging, and not necc.
With bingeing. Bulimia involves binge eating of large quantities, followed by purging by vomiting, laxatives, water pills, or exercise abuse.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes and no

Bulimia is an eating disorder characterized by overeating (at least twice normal portion) very quickly and then attempted to prevent weight gain by self induced vomiting, laxative abuse, or compulsive exercising.

In brief: Yes and no

Bulimia is an eating disorder characterized by overeating (at least twice normal portion) very quickly and then attempted to prevent weight gain by self induced vomiting, laxative abuse, or compulsive exercising.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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