Eating Disorder and Things It might Cause. Afraid of getting their weight increase, some people, especially women decide to go on diet. Their choose to go on diet is caused by their want of having a slim body. However, some might get into trouble on diet for having an unhealthy diet. Unhealthy diet might also lead people to have an eating disorder. This eating disorder, which is commonly known divided into two types: anorexia nervousa and bullimia , mostly happen to women, especially the young ones. No need to wonder about that fact since it is a common knowledge that women can be classified as a beautiful ones if they have a slim body. As the result, they are afraid of having their weight increase and start in having diet.
Eating Disorder and Things It Might Cause
In fact, suffered from eating disorder (both anorexia nervousa and bullimia) might cause some dangerous effects as listed below:
- As their weight decrease, people suffered from eating disorder (especially anorexia nervousa ) will lose their fat. That caused some activities, such as sitting and lying, become not convenient. Then they will feel some pain in their body as the result of those activities. Even sleeping will become a hard activity for those who suffered from anorexia nervousa since they will get some pain as the result of lying.
- Peolpe suffered from anorexia nervousa will have their blood pressure decrease. As the result, they will often get head-ache. Not only that, anorexia nervousa might also cause cold (caused by the loss of body fat), constipation, fatigue, and swelling of joints. It might also lead people to heart disease.
- Anorexia nervouse will cause women in getting no menstruation anymore. For girls who net yet get menstruation, it cause them getting no menstruation at all. On the other hand, bullimia will cause irregularity of women menstruation period.
- The thyroid gland that regulates growth gradually disappears. As the result, people who suffered from anorexia nervouse will have dry skin and others effects which lead to aging.
- People suffered from eating disorder will find their cognitive ability decrease.
- Having eating disorder might also cause diseases dealing with digestion system.
People with bullimia will get their gums and tooth enamel damaged. Both are caused by the acid coming out with vomiting.
- Both anorexia nervousa and bullimia might lead into complication of some diseases. The worst effect of suffered from eating disorder is death.
- Above are biological and physical effects of eating disorder. Beside them, there are some psychological effects of eating disorder, such as:
- People suffered from eating disorder might consider themselves worthless.
- People suffered from eatingg disorder will be sensitive.
- People suffered from eating disorder will lose their interest in socializing with people.
- People suffered from eating disorder will feel insecure and awkward in dealing with the crowds.