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How do you know if you have an Eating Disorder?

Eating disorders currently affect approximately 25 million Americans, in which approximately 25% are male. Anorexia has the highest mortality rate among all psychological disorders and overall eating disorders can cause serious health problems that can be fatal, frequently co-occurring with substance use disorders. Gadalla and Piran found that women with either a substance use disorder or an eating disorder were more than four times as likely to develop the other disorder as were women who had neither disorder. Gilchrist and colleagues examined the co-occurrence of eating disorders and substance use disorders and reported that 14% of women with a substance use disorder had Anorexia and 14% h

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