Course Dates: Open-ended
Enrollment Dates: Enroll Anytime
Who can Enroll: Anyone
Course Language: English
Price:  $7.00

About this course

There are many medical complications associated with bulimia nervosa, many of which are a direct result of both the mode and the frequency of purging behaviors. This course reviews in detail the many complications of the two major modes of purging, namely, self-induced vomiting and laxative abuse.


1. List at least three medical complications associated with bulimia. 
2. Discuss the body systems impacted by bulimia. 
3. Describe the two major modes of purging.
4. Identify at least two medical complications of laxative abuse. 

Instructional Level: Intermediate

Instructor(s): Jennifer Sweeton, Psy.D, MS, MA

Material Author(s): Philip S. Mehler & Melanie Rylander

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Course Content: Medical-Complications-in-Bulimia