People who are suffering from eating disorders can experience many other physical health problems, including heart conditions and failure of the kidneys which could result in death. It is extremely important that you seek help for yourself or someone you know because eating disorders can be treated successfully. Eating disorders can occur with other psychiatric disorders such as depressive disorders, drug and alcohol abuse, and panic or anxiety disorders.
The consumption of food is an often addictive behavior that is determined by a variety of factors.
Someone’s appetite, the availability of food, their family and personal relationships, cultural norms, and conscious desire for portion control are just a few of them.