disorders are complex mental illnesses. Some of eating disorders include
bulimia, binge eating disorder, and anorexia. There’s no single cause and
people might not have all symptoms for any one eating disorder. Body size and
eating disorders are interrelated. Larger body size is both a risk factor for
developing an eating disorder and a common outcome for individuals with bulimia nervosa (BN) and
binge eating disorder (BED). Body dissatisfaction and unhealthy dieting
practices are linked to the development of eating disorders, obesity, and other
Anorexia:Anorexia (anorexia nervosa) is a serious mental illness where people are of low weight due to limiting their energy intake. It can affect anyone of any age, gender, or background. As well as restricting the amount of food eaten, they may do lots of exercise to get rid of food eaten. Some people with anorexia may experience cycles of eating large amounts of food at once and then cleanse. Depending on the exact symptoms, they might be diagnosed with atypical anorexia or another form of other specified feeding or eating disorder (OSFED).