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Kinds of eating disorders

Kinds of eating disorders

You might have heard about eating disorder and there is very much a possibility that you know what is. But, there is one possibility and that is that there are some kinds of eating disorders that you might not know about. So, in this article, we will be discussing some of the kinds of eating disorders.

  1. Bulimia nervosa

Bulimia nervosa is quite a famous eating disorder.

This kind of eating disorder is formed during the teenage years and premature adulthood and bulimia nervosa is most commonly found in women as compared to men.

People who have bulimia nervosa regularly eat abnormally huge quantities of food in particular time intervals.

There is an episode of eating generally referred to as binge eating and this is episode is carried on till the person is stuffed painfully. When a person is having this kind of episode of binge eating, they cannot stop themselves from eating. Binge eating can occur with any kind of food. But, it usually happens with the food that people avoid.

  • Binge eating

This kind of disorder is an extremely common eating disorder.

Binge eating usually starts from when a person is teenage years and premature adulthood. It can also be developed after these ages.

People having this kind of disorder eat huge quantities of food in short intervals and they also cannot control themselves when they have disorder of binge eating.

People who have disorder of binge eating have excessive weights or have obesity. The excessive weight and obesity can lead to other health related problems such as diseases of heart, diabetes, etc.

  • Anorexia nervosa

This kind of eating disorder is found mostly in women as compared to men and is developed when a person is in their teenage years or premature adulthood.

People having anorexia nervosa think that they are overweight even if they are not. They regularly check their weight, they don’t eat particular kinds of food and seriously limit their calories.

Anorexia nervosa can be harmful for a person’s body. With passing time, people who have anorexia nervosa see their bones thinning, brittleness in nails and hair, infertility, etc.

Eating disorder counselling Abu Dhabi should be done to you by expert counsellors. If you have eating disorder, you should try to find an expert counsellor who will help you to get better.

Anxiety counselling Abu Dhabi should also be done expert counsellors so there are more chances of you getting better.