Everyone has heard about those models and celebrities who become anorexic or bulimic during their rise to fame, and when your daughter decides to become a model, this is a legitimate thing to be concerned about.
After experiencing beauty rituals in a top-of-the-line spa, the group meets an anorexic runway model who had gotten down to 80 lbs and almost died.
Overly thin female celebrities are also scrutinized, and usually labeled anorexic or bulimic if they appear too skinny.
While a person with bulimia will binge on large amounts of food, an anorexic will eat only a small amount of food.
If you think you may be anorexic or bulimic, ask your parents to make an appointment with a doctor or therapist.
People who are anorexic may try to hide their unhealthy relationship with food, but it's usually not possible.
If you're afraid your friend is anorexic or bulimic, tell a parent, teacher, coach, or other trusted adult.
The first thing that will make you wonder if your loved one is anorexic is the way he/she looks.
Also refers to the fine, soft hair that develops on the chest and arms of anorexic women.
Anyone can become an anorexic, but most sufferers are teenage girls.