Bulimia Nervosa (cont.)
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What Increases Your Risk
The risk of developing bulimia or another eating disorder is greatest if a person:3
When To Call a Doctor
Call your doctor immediately if you or someone you care about has been diagnosed with bulimia and now:
Call your doctor to discuss bulimia if you or someone you care about:
Taking a wait-and-see approach (called watchful waiting) is not appropriate if you think you or someone you know may have an eating disorder. Call a doctor or an eating disorder hotline to discuss your concerns and learn what you can do to help.
Who to see
Bulimia may be diagnosed and treated by the following health professionals:
To prepare for your appointment, see the topic Making the Most of Your Appointment.
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