Bulimia Nervos The Biggest Asset Of Human Survival

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In humanity, food is the biggest asset of human survival. The reasoning is, it provides people (as well as other animals) with energy, essential nutrients and healthy growth development. But, in the western society alone 30 million people suffer from eating disorders throughout their life time. There are all different types of eating disorders but, but one of the most common is Bulimia Nervosa. Bulimia Nervosa is a very chronic eating disorder that can also be life threating. According to J.D outlettes, who is a respected educator, advocate, as well as a mother who has a daughter who is a recovering Anorexic. She states on, “Bulimia statistics tell us that the lifetime prevalence of bulimia nervosa in the United States is 1.5%in women and0.5% in men. This translates to approximate 4.7 million females and 1.5 million males who will have their lives threatened by this potentially deadly disorder.” Bulimia can potentially be life threatening because a person who is suffering will excessively eat in one sitting( which is commonly known as binging)and then will force themselves to throw up(which is commonly known as purging) or take products that will make them have fast or constant bowel movements or in some cases they also try excessive exercising. With this being the case, it can cause a person to get very physically ill. The main reason is because, they are addicted or self-medicating themselves because they have emotional issues that are not solved and use

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