Binge Eating Disorder

National Eating Disorders Collaboration

Synopsis

If you suspect that you or someone you know has a binge eating disorder, it is important to seek help. This is a significant medical condition is characterised by regular episodes of binge eating, but without compensatory behaviours such as self-induced vomiting or over-exercising. People with this disorder may be overweight or obese, and this can lead to other health problems.