Disordered eating can be characterized as having extreme behaviors, beliefs and emotions regarding food and weight issues. These set of behaviors and beliefs have a serious negative effect in all areas of the affected person’s life.
The most typical types of eating disorders include anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge-eating disorder. People suffering from eating disorders can experience an array of physical problems including damage to the digestive system, major organ damage and skeletal and joint problems.
Symptoms of an eating disorder may include: