Bulimia results from a lack of a feeling of control, where the individual purges to avoid weight gain. They may feel overwhelmed in coping with their emotions. In order to punish themselves for something, they feel they should unrealistically blame themselves.
- Rotted teeth from vomiting
- Stress on the body
- Overeating followed by purging to control weight
- Preoccupation with weight, unusual amounts of food waste and wrappers, induce vomiting -- people have cuts on their hands from their teeth from inducing vomiting