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That would depend on what your eating disorder is, if it is that you are prone to overeating, it is going to be difficult to lose weight, on the other hand, if you have a eating disorder like anorexia or bulimia, you will lose weight.

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Do you usually lose weight if you have an eating disorder?

You can lose or gain weight. An eating disorder could be you don't eat at all or you eat too much, such as seeking food for comfort.

What is the eating disorder where you feel you have to lose weight?

Anorexia Nervosa

When you are trying to lose weight on an alcohol diet and coffee diet is that an eating disorder?


Can you throw up to lose weight?

Yes, however this is almost never recommended. Vomiting to lose weight is a serious eating disorder called Bulimia.

Should people with binge eating disorder try to lose weight?

Yes and No. If you do have binge eating disorder and want to lose weight, you should try to eat a stable diet without binging for a couple of weeks before exercising. If you cant do this talk to a doctor.

I had an eating disorder but recovered i lead a healthy lifestyle with strenuous daily exercise but am still 10lb overweight How can you lose weight after recovering from an eating disorder?

you lose it in a healthy way. you don't let it take over your life, and you don't get obsessed. you lose weight just to be healthy, not thin.

What is a eating disorder because vomiting is an effective though dangerous way to lose weight?


What happens in an eating disorder unit?

a eating disorder is really unhealthy for the body and once youve gain so much weight its gonna get hard to lose a few pounds

If you notice that your friend has gained a lot of weight seems obsessed with food and wants to lose weight but doesn't seem to take any action what eating disorder might your friend have?

obsessive compulsive over eating Binge-eating disorder

Is a common eating disorder because vomiting is an effective though dangerous way to lose weight.?

Bulimia nervosa.

Is starving yourself to lose weight an eating disorder even if its your own decision?

Almost certainly yes. A disorder means a lack of order. Eating regularly and healthily is order, starving by choice is disorder. It's as simple as that.

How long does it take to lose weight by starving yourself?

Starving to lose weight is very dangerous. A person can lose weight rapidly, but it comes with a great health toll and can be fatal. It is also a sign of the eating disorder anorexia. Doing so, the weight is often regained very qickly once normal eating is restored. The best and proper way to lose weight would be with moderate diet and exercise.

Does eating chalk help you to lose weight?

No. Eating chalk does not help you to lose weight.

If you notice that your friend has gained a lot of weight seems obsessed with food and wants to lose weight but doesnt seem to take any action what eating disorder might your friend have?

This doesn't sound like an eating disorder (unless the friend is bingeing/purging) . It sounds like depression. When someone is depressed, they often gain weight and don't have the energy to lose the weight that they want to.

How much weight do you lose from starvation if you are 5'9'' and 160?

Starvation is not a good weight loss tactic; you're better off eating healthy and exercising regularly. "Trying" to get an eating disorder is not the way to go.

If you go anorexic how long does it take to lose 40 pounds?

It depends on the individual and the severity of the disorder. The more calories are restricted and the more exercise is done, the faster a person will lose weight. But anorexia is a very dangerous eating disorder and not a safe or long-term method for weight loss. Proper diet and exercise are better options to stay healthy, and also to keep the weight off and to avoid future health problems that an eating disorder can bring.

How do you use eating disorder in a sentence?

Example sentence - We were concerned about his weight and whether or not he had an eating disorder.

How do pop singers lose weight?

Pop singers and other celebrity's lose weight usually by hiring a fitness trainer and eating healthily as well as working out at the gym. Some celebrities also lose weight unhealthily by developing an eating disorder like anorexia or bullimia and some also loose weight by suffering from malnutrition but it's not just celebrities and pop stars who suffer from eating disorders anyone can!.

If you eat one meal a day and then vomit it up will you still lose weight?

You need to see a psychiatrist to be evaluated for an eating disorder.

Can you lose weight by sitting after eating?

If your trying to LOSE WEIGHT you shouldn't sit after you are done eating, you should exercise after your done eating. If you sit after your done eating it is NOT good for your body! You can not lose weight by sitting after eating! Hope this helped<3

Is weight loss appropriate for the majority who wish for it?

Well, if a person is overweight and being in that state could affect their health in the long run, it is mandatory that they lose weight as soon as possible. However, trying to lose weight can also bring upon eating disorders, anorexia, and many other eating disorder illnesses.

A sentence with the word anorexia nervosa?

"Anorexia Nervosa is a dangerous eating disorder in which a person starves themselves in a desprate attempt to lose weight."

Is Kaylie going to hurt herself in 'Make It or Break It'?

Well she develops an eating disorder and begins exercising vigorously and trying to lose weight.

Is being to scared to eat an eating disorder?

Not in and of itself, but fear of food and eating (and potentially gaining weight from eating such foods) can be a key sign to an eating disorder.

Symptoms for this disorder include strict dieting following by eating bings and using excuses to go to the bathroom immediately after meals?

EDNOS, also known as Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified. Strict dieting and wish to lose weight are symptoms of anorexia, binge eating and possible throwing up to keep the weight off are the symptoms of bulimia.