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Bulimia nervosa is a type of eating disorder. It is often called just bulimia. A person with bulimia eats a lot of food in a short amount of time. This is called binging. The person may fear gaining weight after a binge. Binging also can cause feelings of shame and guilt. So, the person tries to "undo" the binge by getting rid of the food. This is called purging.
New initiative launched to create more effective ED therapies based on brain imaging studies

New initiative launched to create more effective ED therapies based on brain imaging studies

New report addresses presence of cerebral abnormalities in eating disorders

New report addresses presence of cerebral abnormalities in eating disorders

Lightlake to present Phase II clinical trial results of opioid antagonist nasal spray at APA Annual Meeting

Lightlake to present Phase II clinical trial results of opioid antagonist nasal spray at APA Annual Meeting

APS to present scientific abstracts at Experimental Biology 2013

APS to present scientific abstracts at Experimental Biology 2013

New systems of classification of mental disorders may supplement diagnostic formulations

New systems of classification of mental disorders may supplement diagnostic formulations

Eating disorders common in adolescents attending emergency department

Eating disorders common in adolescents attending emergency department

Eating disorders linked with poor decision-making skills

Eating disorders linked with poor decision-making skills

New bulimia nervosa therapy for patients with eating disorders

New bulimia nervosa therapy for patients with eating disorders

Thin ideal internalization: an interview with Jessica Suisman and Kelly Klump

Thin ideal internalization: an interview with Jessica Suisman and Kelly Klump

Lightlake announces final data from naloxone nasal spray Phase II study on Binge Eating Disorder

Lightlake announces final data from naloxone nasal spray Phase II study on Binge Eating Disorder

Chicago psychological center serves as model for treatment of binge eating

Chicago psychological center serves as model for treatment of binge eating

Positive top-line results from Shire’s Vyvanse Phase 2 study on binge eating disorder

Positive top-line results from Shire’s Vyvanse Phase 2 study on binge eating disorder

Eating disorders can be triggered by lack of support following traumatic events

Eating disorders can be triggered by lack of support following traumatic events

Israel says no to skinny models

Israel says no to skinny models

Potential efficacy of specialized psychotherapy in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder

Potential efficacy of specialized psychotherapy in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder

Majority of women reach highest-ever weight after onset of bulimia

Majority of women reach highest-ever weight after onset of bulimia

Lightlake intends to develop a treatment for premenstrual syndrome overeating

Lightlake intends to develop a treatment for premenstrual syndrome overeating

Deficits in endocannabinoid function may contribute to eating disorders

Deficits in endocannabinoid function may contribute to eating disorders

FDA approves NDA for Edgemont's Fluoxetine 60 mg tablet

FDA approves NDA for Edgemont's Fluoxetine 60 mg tablet

ADA releases new position paper, 'Nutrition Intervention in the Treatment of Eating Disorders'

ADA releases new position paper, 'Nutrition Intervention in the Treatment of Eating Disorders'