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Individuals with bulimia nervosa have recurrent episodes of binge eating, coupled with inappropriate behaviors to undo the effects of binging and prevent weight gain.
Typical behaviors include:
Individuals with bulimia nervosa often resemble those with anorexia nervosa in their:
Individuals with bulimia nervosa typically are within the normal weight range, although some may be slightly underweight or overweight, and a few may be obese.