An acronym for Eating Disorder
Specified, the term was coined after a definition given in hopsitals
and support centers to a person who:
- Suffers from
all normal symptoms of Anorexia Nervosa, including weight loss, but may or may not be in a "normal" weight range.
all normal symptoms of Bulimia Nervosa, but binges tend to be relatively small (not exceeding 500 calories), and binging and purging
incidents occur on a less than
- Regularly uses 'inappropriate compensatory behavior' after eating
of food (in other words, purging
for an extended period of time after eating
a very small amount of food)
-Regularly chewing and spitting out, but not swallowing, of food.
the term "ednos" is also used to refer
in recovery from
an eating disorder