Digestive System

Metabolism and Nutrition

How does binge eating disorder differ from bulimia?

Individuals with binge eating disorder also consume large quantities of food in a short period of time. However, unlike individuals with bulimia, there is no purging.

Fast foods are high in fats, so doctors generally tell their patients to avoid eating at fast food chains. Poor diet and lack of exercise are the main reasons for obesity. (c) iStockphoto.com/Atonal Arts.

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