Anorexia, bulimia and binge eating are all eating disorders. They involve serious
medical and emotional issues, and an affected person needs immediate help.
Signs of an eating disorder:
Hate the thought of body fat
Exercises often and too excessively
Uses steroids or supplements
Skips meals often
Eats the same thing day after day
Has conflicts with family or friends over how much or how often they eat
Vomiting after eating
Use of diuretics or laxatives after eating
Secret eating binges
Eating disorders can be life threatening!
Student Health Services can provide collaborative care with our Nurse Practitioners
(monitor health status), and Mental Health Therapists (deal with causative emotional
issues), as well as support groups.
If you think you may be suffering from an eating disorder, contact SHS today for an
Call one of the following:
Utah County Crisis Line: (801) 691-5433
Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention: 1-800-931-2237 (Hours: 8am-noon daily, PT)
Eating Disorders Center: 1-888-236-1188
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