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  1. Other recognized eating disorders
    My eating disorder is largely oriented around OCD and I was wondering if anyone else experiences this. (Food in my stomach = bad luck something bad will happen, having to purge and have food come up 12 times while counting to 5, 4 then 3, etc). I also had a psychotic episode a while back where I...
  2. Bulimia Discussions
    Hi, Long time lurker, first time poster. Not asking if it will help me lose weight- this is more about bloating and feeling overstuffed vs. empty. I use laxatives once or twice a month (I usually prefer binging-fasting) but want to know: will taking a laxative (I might drink senna tea)...
  3. Bulimia Discussions
    I am struggling because I used to be 100 pounds and due to binging and purging I am now 110. I think I have body dysmorphia now because I dont know what I look like. everyone tells me im skinny but I know I could do better. I constantly binge and purge or take laxative but I dont lose weight...
  4. Bulimia Discussions
    I know about the health risks, I'm anorexic so I don't purge often but when I'm forced to eat it obv happens and I'm getting better at it. how do I minimize the health risks assciated with it? And don't say dont do it
  5. Bulimia Discussions
    mine is macarons. i always hate purging them. they come out so grainy and i feel like i have to flush so much to get them fully out even with "lubricant" foods like icecream... doesnt stop me from buying/binging them whenever i go to costco 🫠
  6. Bulimia Discussions
    if you’re bulimic or purge frequently you need to be taking electrolytes. i’ve been purging every single thing i’ve eaten recently with flushing (i do not recommend), and this has kept me from feeling like shit. i don’t get heart palpitations and i feel a lot less dizzy. if you cannot get this...
  7. Anorexia Discussions
    saw doctors talking about it on tv today. Can thin people lose weight with it as well?
  8. Beauty, Health and Wellness
    my bulimic ass is developing cellulite. i never had it before. i'm 30, i do boxe (so i jump the rope, squat, run and generally move a lot), i drink at least 3 liters of water to 5 a day and i never use salt. like.. never. i'm aware that 18 years of b/p are not the best for water retention, but...
  9. Bulimia Discussions
    Anyone heard about it? I've heard that the longer you vomit, the harder it is to induce vomiting because the tonsils stop working properly. I wonder if that's true?
  10. Bulimia Discussions
    I'm not recovering myself but I find recovery videos interesting. However, is it just me or are 99% of recovery videos (like day in the life, what I eat, etc) recovering anorexics while, for bulimia, it's just therapists, nutritionists or the basic info you'd get from WebMD? Idk if I'm just...
  11. Anorexia Discussions
    Exactly what the title suggests, for those of you with anorexia, but not bulimia, have you ever purged? + (somewhat of an aside) I’ve heard of a lot of anorexics who have developed bulimia after purging occasionally, and am curious to see if that hasn’t (or has!) been the case for any of you...
  12. Bulimia Discussions
    3 weeks ago I purged 3 times in one day and begun to taste blood. that went away but ever since then when i eat anything especially if it’s minty or alcoholic it feels like i can’t breathe. is there anything i can do to help this heal? i cannot go to a doctor and risk my family finding out so...
  13. Anorexia Discussions
    Got it perscribed 0.25mg for anxiety and purging issues (if I understood correctly). Any experiences w it? Will it help?
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