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Unformatted text preview: norexia criteria met except individual has regular periods or current weight is in the normal range Bulimia criteria met except recurrent episodes of binge eating and purging, less than twice a week or for a duration less than 3 months Binge Eating Disorder: recurrent episodes of binge eating without regular use of compensatory behaviors. Repeatedly chewing and spitting out, but not swallowing, large amounts of food Regular use of inappropriate compensatory behaviors after eating a normal amount of food (e.g., two cookies). The Adonis Complex The Adonis Complex General term used to address pressure men feel to be fit and muscular NOT a “scientific” term, or a disorder classified in the DSMIV Can lead to compulsive and dangerous dieting, steroid abuse, weight lifting, exercising, and substance abuse. Recent increase in rates of ED’s, compulsive exercising, and body image issues in men Eating Disorders Statistics Eating Disorders Stat...
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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.
- Spring '08