Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
157 Doctors are Online

Am I suffering from eating disorder?

all my friends are worried about me. i skpi beakfest, eat a lowfat yogurt for lunch, and i might eat a little for dinner. i don t think i am. i think i am very fat.
Asked On : Tue, 22 Dec 2009
Answers:  6 Views:  1449
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
Psychiatrist 's  Response
However you have an eating disorder. Anorexia nervosa.

You may start on SSRI and CBT and Self Monitoring and oea anonymous.

contact me for further datails on line.


or mail :

Good luck.

Answered: Fri, 16 Mar 2012
I find this answer helpful
Psychiatrist Dr. Nehal Shah's  Response
thanks for using healthcare magic.
If you have constant thought of weight, if you have constant worry regarding increasing weight and because of this, you are not taking food or doing excessive measures to burn the calories by doing induced vomiting or by vigorous exercise than you can be considered as anorectic.
It depends on You BMI(Body mass Index) level as well
Answered: Tue, 23 Apr 2013
I find this answer helpful

 2 users find this helpful

2 Doctors agree with this answer

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement Dr. Saurabh Gupta's  Response
Feb 2014
Hello and Welcome to HCM,
Thanks for writing to us.
All people who have anorexia need treatment. Even if you, your child, or someone else you care about has only a couple of the signs of an eating disorder, get help now. Early treatment gives the best chance of overcoming anorexia.
Treatment can help you get back to and stay at a healthy weight. It can also help you learn good eating habits and learn to feel better about yourself. Because anorexia is both a physical and emotional problem, you may work with a doctor, a dietitian, and a counselor.
Hope this helps you.
Wishing you good health...
Answered: Tue, 23 Apr 2013
I find this answer helpful
  User's Response

Anorexic doesn't only mean skinny, it means you have an eating disorder because you have a fear of gaining weight, so you eat very little. I know many people who don't eat breakfast because they don't have the time, but the "lowfat" yogurt makes me think that you really could be anorexic. And you don't eat much for dinner too.

Answered: Thu, 18 Mar 2010
  User's Response
skipping breakfast will slow down your metaolism.
if you really do think your over weight you should eat a balanced breakfast, not big breakfast. fruits, protein, dairy. then snack on veggies. then have a chicken salad or something for lunch, then have a smoothie shake for another snack to hold you over till dinner time and then have some soup!
'm tellin ya i lost like 20 pounds from a diet like that :)
Answered: Mon, 14 Mar 2011
  User's Response
you sound like you might be on your way to being anorexic you should go to burger king more
Answered: Tue, 22 Dec 2009
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor