Eating Disorders - eating disorder in which the person eats...

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There are many different eating disorders common today. Several of the disorders are caused by many of the same problems. Anorexia, Bulimia and obesity are the most common eating disorders in society. There are other uncommon eating disorders such as Pica, Rumination disorder of infancy and Prader-willi syndrome. These uncommon eating disorders do not come from the same kind of problems like anorexia, bulimia and obesity. Anorexia is an eating disorder in which the person affected by it will not eat or will eat very little. Basically the person is starving themselves to death. Bulimia is an
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Unformatted text preview: eating disorder in which the person eats food and then purges the food or in other words throws the food up. Obesity is the over consumption of food. Obese people will eat until they are full and then continue to eat after they are full. All three of these main eating disorders are caused by self-confidence issues, image issues, and self-worth issues. One of the biggest contributors to the growing number of people with eating disorders is society....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ENGL 101 taught by Professor ? during the Spring '08 term at Pittsburg State Uiversity.

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