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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 textbook provides facts and dispels myths on sugar/fructose consumption

New textbook provides facts and dispels myths on sugar/fructose consumption

Study shows binge-eating disorder is associated with substantial lifelong impairments

Study shows binge-eating disorder is associated with substantial lifelong impairments

Binge eating disorder is different from anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa

Binge eating disorder is different from anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa

Two gene mutations associated with increased risk of developing eating disorders

Two gene mutations associated with increased risk of developing eating disorders

New treatment methods aim to help people reduce binge-eating behavior

New treatment methods aim to help people reduce binge-eating behavior

Study shows certain brain cells play critical role in anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder

Study shows certain brain cells play critical role in anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder

Shadow of past highest weight affects eating disorder symptoms and recovery

Shadow of past highest weight affects eating disorder symptoms and recovery

Researchers find genetic correlation between eating disorders and alcohol dependence

Researchers find genetic correlation between eating disorders and alcohol dependence

Altered function of neural circuitry contributes to bulimia and anorexia

Altered function of neural circuitry contributes to bulimia and anorexia

Lightlake Therapeutics announces Phase II clinical trial results of nasal spray treatment for BED

Lightlake Therapeutics announces Phase II clinical trial results of nasal spray treatment for BED

Research finds number of links between dental health and overall health

Research finds number of links between dental health and overall health

Study suggests that biology plays role in eating disorders

Study suggests that biology plays role in eating disorders

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