14 Sep Eating Disorders
Updated February, 2019.
Eating disorders are illnesses where people have severely dysfunctional eating habits that are supported by false beliefs about food and their weight. Eating disorders also have a strong emotional component to them as well, which you will read about below. In fact, this is why eating disorders are considered a mental illness. There are many different variations of eating disorders, but this post will simply describe the two most common: anorexia nervosa and bulimia.
As such, in this section you will read about: