Psychological disturbances among women with bulimia nervosa
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Psychological disturbances among women with bulimia nervosa by Janet M. De Groot

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Published by National Library of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.Sc.)--University of Toronto, 1993.

SeriesCanadian theses = Thèses canadiennes
The Physical Object
Pagination2 microfiches : negative.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15471395M
ISBN 100315923369

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People with bulimia often have coexisting psychological illnesses, such as depression, anxiety, or substance use disorder. Purging may lead to any of a number of physical dysfunctions, including. What are the criteria for diagnosing bulimia nervosa?.-Recurrent episodes of binge eating psychological,and/or environmental abnormalities contribute to the development of these illnesses. The hormonal changes associated with cessation of menstruation increase the risk of _____ among women with eating disorders. Many physical dysfunctions result from the purging, including electrolyte imbalances, gastrointestinal troubles, and dental problems. An estimated one to four percent of females have bulimia.   Cultural Differences in Eating Disorders specifically Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa. Some studies have found an increase in eating related psychopathology among women around the world. There is evidence of higher rates of Eating Disorders among Asian women than African American women. Unhealthy dieting behaviors start in.