Frequently Asked Questions

Do I really have an eating disorder ?

Do you feel your concerns over eating or weight gain/loss are having an effect on your enjoyment of life ?

Are you preoccupied about calories and weight gain/loss ?

Do you think your eating habits are abnormal ?

Do you feel guilt and/or shame about eating ?

Do you vomit or take laxatives to avoid weight gain ?

Do you pretend you have eaten to get people off your back ?

These are just a few examples of indications of an eating disorder.

Christine El-Fourti


Affiliate Practitioner of
The National Centre For Eating Disorders

© Christine El-Fourti 2009-2010