Diabulimia

What is Diabulimia?

Diabulimia refers to an eating disorder in which people with Type 1 diabetes deliberately give themselves less insulin than they need, for the purpose of weight loss.

Questions and answers on "Diabulimia"

YEs my father in law has 23% of his heart working, and the they have chosen to not do the quad bypass, say has heart is dead, but now dealing with...

doctor1 MD

Dear XXXXXX,

Whether a person has diabetes or not, he/she always needs energy for the body. It comes from food. In a person without diabetes, food...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Hi. I am a type 2 Diabetic. Well, actually I am a reversed Type 2 Diabetic. I was Diagnosed in Feb. of 13 and by July of 13, I lost 37 pounds, and...

doctor1 MD

HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Since your diabetes is so well controlled, the episodes are unlikely to be related.

Dizziness and vertigo are...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

hi sir ihave diebet type 2 i loss to much weight how XXXXXXX wieght which diet good for me and blood suggar is out of control

doctor1 MD

Hi

Thanks for posting the query and I apologize for being late.

Generally we advice Type 2 Diabetics to lose weight at the rate of 6 to 8 pounds a...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on Diabulimia


Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Treatment/Therapy
Related Procedures
Related Medical Topics