This is a life terrorizing eating disorder that is characterized by binge eating cycle followed by a self induced vomiting which intends to compensate the effects of binge eating.
In addition people with bulimia place emphasis on their body shape and their weight in their self evaluation, to at least make feel self worthy and self esteemed by what they look like.
This behavior can be very harmful to the digestive system, while purging lead to drastic electrolyte and chemicals imbalance in the body which has some effects on the heart and other major organs functioning in the body.
The bulimia eating disorder sufferers often feels guilty and shame of themselves due to any perceived imperfection. They feel like they are living in a world of secrecy and shame to their food eating relationship.
While most men and women are not having major consequences, people who are bulimic develop serious mental and even emotional distortions. For they feel addicted to food in some ways.
The reason behind developing bulimia eating disorder may differ with the person genetic predisposition and combination of social, ethnic and environmental factors.
Having full awareness about bulimia it’s easier to control the control the disorder, as many makes it a secret for themselves to avoid shame. It’s signs and symptoms can make a marked difference to the severity and duration of this illness.
Disclosing the issue and seeking help is the first warning sign instead of waiting until the disorder has taken full control. The warning signs of bulimia are either psychological, physical and behavioral, a sufferer can develop all this.