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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.

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

If the person is starving him/herself when there is food available, then yes, that is an eating disorder.


Why do you throw up after eating and when I don't have an eating disorder?

If you are making yourself throw up, then you probably do have an eating disorder (eating disorder does not necessarily mean starving yourself), if it is coming up on its own something else might be wrong and you should go see your doctor.


Is starving yourself and then eating obsessive amounts of chocolate comfort eating?

It could be considered that, but what you're saying you should probably see a doctor for. It's called binge eating and is a disorder. I hope I helped!


How to starve yourself without anyone noticing?

Starving yourself is dangerous and can be a sign of the deadly eating disorder anorexia nervosa. You should seek medical attention for help, not try and harm yourself in such a manner.


What is anarectic?

Eating disorder where you starve yourself.


How many pounds can you lose in a week by starving yourself?

Starving yourself to lose weight is never a good idea. That is a sign of the dangerous and potentially deadly eating disorder known as anorexia nervosa. Starving will also lead to almost-immediate weight gain as soon as you return to normal eating again. Instead, proper dieting and exercise is always the best way to lose weight and to keep the weight off.


What kind of eating disorder is it when you starve yourself?

anorexia nervosa


Medical process for starvation?

There is no "medical process" for starvation. Starving yourself (other than for religious reasons, like fasting for an observance) would possibly be considered a sign of the eating disorder called Anorexia.


What is the eating disorder where you gorge yourself and never get full so you keep eating?

Prader-Willi Syndrome


Is starving yourself safe?

Starving yourself is called anorexia. Anorexia can lead to serious medical problems including but not limited to death. If you need to lose weight try eating balanced meals and exercising.


How much can you loose starving yourself?

Starving yourself is called anorexia. Anorexia can lead to serious medical problems including but not limited to death. If you need to lose weight try eating balanced meals and exercising.


What are the side effects of starving yourself?

Starving yourself is called anorexia. Anorexia can lead to serious medical problems including but not limited to death. If you need to lose weight try eating balanced meals and exercising.


How can you make yourself puke?

WikiAnswers does not encourage behavior which can be part of or lead to an eating disorder.


Is it considered an eatting disorder if you don't eat during the day and call yourself fat?

It can be considered symptoms of an eating disorder, yes.


Why is it considered an eating disorder?

Why is what considered an eating disorder


Who can get a eating disorder?

Anyone who has the symptoms of the eating disorder


Why is binge eating disorder rgarded the most popular eating disorder?

the reason is many girls struggle with their looks just like I do. It is probably harder to starve yourself than to purge.


What is it called when you don't eat to prevent yourself from getting fatter?

eating disorder. anorexia nervosa


How do you Make a sentence with the word starving?

I am starving from not eating for 3 days.


Which term describes an eating disorder that is charecterized by binge eating?

There is an actual eating disorder known as binge eating disorder (BED), and compulsive over-eating disorder, which is tied in with a food addiction problem.


Are eating disorders a lifestyle choice?

While the initial behaviors defining eating disorders such as starving oneself, excess food consumption, and purging are voluntary behaviors, it only becomes an eating disorder when the person has little control over these actions and develops anxieties about their bodies, their weight, and food. However, after developing an eating disorder and recognizing it, if the person does not seek help or try to end the behavior when resources are available they are choosing to live with or fully embracing their eating disorder. At that point they have chosen their eating disorder as their lifestyle.


Is binge eating an eating disorder?

Yes, Binge Eating Disorder (also called Compulsive Overeating) is an eating disorder as listed in the DSM-IV.


What is the disorder binge eating disordercompulsive eating?

It is literally called Binge Eating Disorder & is an eating disorder like Anorexia Nervosa & Bulimia Nervosa.


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.


How do you spell analectia?

The term "analecta" refers to selections or excerpts from a literary work or genre.The similar term anorexia is an eating disorder, characterized by starving oneself.