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Unformatted text preview: uum Normal Eating Eating Disorders Disordered Eating What is What is Disordered Eating? Some examples… Occasional dieting Skipping meals Preoccupation with food, calories, and body shape Occasional bingeing Chronic dieting Self­induced vomiting Disturbed eating patterns Eating Disorders Eating Disorders DSM­IV­TR Diagnostic Criteria • Anorexia Nervosa • Bulimia Nervosa • Eating Disorder NOS Anorexia Nervosa Anorexia Nervosa Abbreviated DSM­IV­TR Diagnostic Criteria • • • • • Refusal to maintain body weight at or above normal weight for age and height (<85%) Intense fear of gaining weight or becoming fat even though underweight Disturbance in experience of one’s body weight or shape and undue influence of weight on self­esteem or denial of seriousness of low weight Amenorrhea (absence of menstrual cycle) Two types: Restricting Type and Binge­ Eating/Purging Type Bulimia Nervosa Bulimia Nervosa Abbreviated DSM­IV­TR Diagnostic Criteria Recurrent episodes of binge eating and purging, at least twice a week for three months Recurrent inappropriate compensatory behavior in order to prevent weight gain Vomiting, laxatives, diuretics, enemas, fasting, excessive and compulsive exercise Undue influence of weight on self­esteem Two Types: Purging Type and Non­Purging Type Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (NOS) A...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2011 for the course FSHN 120 taught by Professor Parker during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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