Were you looking for information about Bulimia? Bilemia is a common misspelling of bulimia.
Bulimia is an eating disorder characterized by cycles of binging and purging. People with the condition often eat a great deal of food in a short amount of time and then purge it from the body. Possible symptoms of this eating disorder include self-induced vomiting; misuse of laxatives, diuretics, or enemas; fasting, and excessive exercise.
Bulimia is more than just a problem with food -- it often has roots in psychological problems. Treating the disorder involves addressing these underlying psychological issues as well as teaching a person how to eat normally again.
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