• Bulimia is often linked to depression, and is an eating disorder characterized by episodes of binge-eating when an individual eats to excess, after which the person will make themselves throw up, or abuse laxatives or diuretics.

Did you Know it?

95% of those who have eating disorders are between the ages of 12 and 25.
80% of 13-year-olds have attempted to lose weight.

What to Tell Children (book excerpt)

Give priority to breakfast. The most important meal of the day is far too often missed due to a lack of time.
Don’t snack between meals.
Increase physical activity by playing sports on a regular basis.


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