The phrase “Eating Disorder” typically brings to mind two different scenarios: Anorexia and Bulimia.
Anorexia is marked by the refusal to eat and an obsession with thinness. It is estimated that 10 out of every 100 young women suffer from this.
Bulimia is characterized by binging and purging, meaning that a person gorges on high-calorie foods and then intentionally vomits or uses laxatives or diuretics to prevent weight gain. Bulimics are often normal weight or slightly overweight.
Binge Eating Disorder (BED), which presents itself in normal-weight,overweight, and obese people.We now know that as many as 4 million people suffer from this
While these eating disorders can be life-threatening and deserve all of the attention they are given.
- First, there is an underlying psychological cause of the disorder that must be addressed through psychotherapy. Homoeopathic medications can treat depression, making it easier for sufferers to combat their illness and reduce binge episodes. Cognitive behavior therapy is also used to teach binge eaters to change destructive habits and help them feel better about their body shape and weight.
- If you are suffering from binge eating disorder, you are not alone. Quality Homoeopathic treatment is available to you and can help you lead a happy and joyful life.