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what is bulimia nervosa characterized by?

characterized by continual episodes of binge eating followed by purging

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binge eating disorder

involves ingesting large amounts of food without purging

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true or false: binge eating is never encouraged

FALSE: binge eating is encouraged in some sports such as sumo wrestling and football

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in most cases, what does binge eating lead to?

obesity

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Female Athlete Triad (FAT)

- disordered eating: poor diet choices to extremes of anorexia or bulimia
- amenorrhea
- osteoporosis