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Unformatted text preview: • serving size • number of calories per serving • % of daily value of cholesterol, sodium, total carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins and minerals-binge-eating disorder • frequent episodes of out of control eating • eating more rapidly than normal, eating large quantities of food even when not hungry, eating till uncomfortably full-anorexia • state of starvation and emaciation • 5-20% die due to suicide or medical complications • long term/irregular menstruation can occur • dry skin, excessive hair on the skin, thinning scalp hair-bulimia • binging and purging • tooth erosion, cavities, gum damage • abdominal bloating-causes of eating disorders? 1. cultural factors 2. psychological factors 3. family pressure 4. emotional disorders 5. chemical imbalances-how to help someone with a problem • be patient, supportive, and do not judge the person • consult a doctor • offer to help the person seek help...
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- Spring '08
- Nutrition, dry skin, fats -saturated fats, content -complex carbs, products -simple carbs, products -unsaturated fats