Were you looking for information about Treatment for Bulimia? Bulemia treatment is a common misspelling and variation of treatment for bulimia.
Treatment for bulimia varies from person to person, and there is no single method that works in all cases. People with the condition may strongly resist getting and staying in treatment because they do not recognize or admit that they are ill.
Bulimia treatment is focused primarily on reducing or eliminating binge eating and purging behavior. This requires an integrated approach involving medical care and monitoring, psychosocial interventions, nutritional counseling, and (in some cases) medication.
Early treatment is important in helping someone overcome the condition. The longer abnormal eating behaviors persist, the more difficult it is to overcome the disorder and its effects on the body.
(Click Treatment for Bulimia for the full eMedTV article on this topic, which discusses in detail how nutritional rehabilitation strategies, psychotherapy, and medications can be used to reduce or eliminate the behaviors that characterize bulimia. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)