Most people who have eating binges try to hide this behaviour from others, and often feel ashamed about being overweight or depressed about their overeating
The precise cause of eating disorders is not entirely understood, but there is evidence that it may be linked to other medical conditions and situations
Anorexia can cause menstruation to stop, and often leads to bone loss, loss of skin integrity, etc. It greatly stresses the heart, increasing the risk of heart attacks and related heart problems
someone who may be at a "healthy weight", but who has anorexic thought patterns and behaviors, it can mean the sufferer equally participates in some anorexic as well as bulimic behaviors
The exact cause of Eating Disorders is unknown. However, it is believed to be due to a combination of biological, psychological and/or environmental abnormalities.
stress related to the approaching demands of maturity and socio-cultural influences and perceived expectations, especially in areas that concern body image