See Imbalanced Nutrition Less Than Body Requirements

Related to: (Specify: loss of appetite; and/or pain in mouth; induced malabsorption or enteropathy [caused by abdominal radiation, chemotherapy, abdominal surgery, or frequent antibiotic use]; and anorexia-inducing substances [secreted by tumor cells]; xerostomia (irreversible dryness of mouth], destruction of microvilli of taste buds and/or lining of salivary glands [all can be caused by radiation therapy].)

Defining Characteristics: (Specify: anorexia, nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, mucositis, decreased salivation, cachexia, fatigue, diarrhea, alterations in taste, gustatory changes, weight loss, abdominal pain, psychologic and sociocultural factors.)

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Breaking Bulimia

Breaking Bulimia

We have all been there: turning to the refrigerator if feeling lonely or bored or indulging in seconds or thirds if strained. But if you suffer from bulimia, the from time to time urge to overeat is more like an obsession.

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