An eating disorder can threaten your life. If you are suffering from one, getting the help you need as soon as possible is important.
Finding a medical facility that offers services for eating disorder treatment may be challenging. At Memorial Village ER, we can help with treatment. Our ER physician’s and psychiatrist are here 24/7.
While there are mental health implications to eating disorders, there are also physical ones.
These are the following eating disorder symptoms to look out for:
This is just a sample list of the symptoms common with most eating disorders. Specific eating disorders can be identified on other symptoms exclusive to the condition. For example, anorexia symptoms include:
For bulimia, you may be dealing with symptoms such as:
If you notice some of these symptoms in anyone, it may be possible they are dealing with an eating disorder. You want to make sure they get the immediate care they need.
Yes, it can get to the point where you need to visit the emergency room due to an eating disorder. It can be due to the following symptoms –
For anorexic patients:
For bulimic patients:
Emergency Psychiatric needs may be reason to visit Memorial Village ER. Our ER specializes in:
While eating disorders are not an emergency – they can lead to one. The sooner you get treated, the better. Visit Memorial Village for the help you need now.