She binged in secret. She felt out of control.
She vomited after bingeing. She felt shame and guilt.
Her fingers were bruised. She had low self esteem.
Her face was swollen. She obsessed over her body image.
Her tooth enamel weakened. She was in denial.
Her electrolytes were unbalanced. She was depressed.
She abused laxatives. She almost died.


We have chosen to present the signs and symptoms of Bulimia Nervosa
as a narrative in order to personalize the characteristics of the disorder.
To read the DSM-IV pyschological diagnosis of Bulimia Nervosa click here.