Lifetime prevalence for Bulimia Nervosa is 1.5% to 2%. Bulimia Nervosa is characterized by episodes of bingeing and purging. .


  • Eating a larger amount of food than most would eat in a specific amount of time (objective)
  • Perceived lack of control over eating during the episode (can’t stop eating even if wants to)


  • The individual participates in behaviors to compensate for the binge
  • Self-induced vomiting, misuse of laxatives or diuretics
  • Over- exercise

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