Bulimia Nervosa - What Increases Your Risk
The risk for
bulimia or another eating disorder is greatest if a
- Has a biological parent, brother, or sister who
eating disorder or who is overweight or
- Is overly concerned with weight or struggles with symptoms of depression.
- Is overweight and
is starting a restrictive diet.
- Has certain
personal traits such as
- Struggles with
cultural and social factors such as admiring
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
November 14, 2014
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