Body image problems can feature in a range of mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety and social phobias. In the case of body dysmorphic disorder, people can have a very distorted perception of their body and their appearance. Mirrors and windows are my enemy on the days when I’m having… Continue Reading Can body image problems affect our mental health? | BBC Tomorrow’s World

Body image is all about a person’s self-esteem.And once you get over that massive hurdle of trying to come out,the next stage is trying to figure outhow in the world you’re going to fit into this brand-new community that you find yourself in.And this will often start with how you… Continue Reading The Search For The Perfect Body | Queer Britain – Episode 2

Bulimia nervosa, often just called bulimia, is a disorder that is characterized by rapid, out-of-control binge eating past the point of fullness or comfort, followed by purging either by self-induced vomiting done manually or sometimes with ipecac syrup, by taking laxatives, or by using diuretics. To fit the diagnosis, these… Continue Reading Bulimia nervosa – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & pathology

Bulimia nervosa, often just called bulimia, is a disorder that is characterized by rapid, out-of-control binge eating past the point of fullness or comfort, followed by purging either by self-induced vomiting done manually or sometimes with ipecac syrup, by taking laxatives, or by using diuretics. To fit the diagnosis, these… Continue Reading Bulimia nervosa – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & pathology