A dietary approach to bulimia treatment

  title={A dietary approach to bulimia treatment},
  author={Stephanie P. Dalvit-McPhillips},
  journal={Physiology & Behavior},
To determine the effect of diet on bulimia, a treatment group of 10 bulimic women were placed for 6 weeks on a nutrient-dense diet containing no fewer than 1400 calories and free of suspected blood sugar-insulin level destabilizers. Simultaneously, a control group of 10 bulimic women were placed on a Sham Food Plan which allowed unknowing duplications of their pre-study food patterns. After three weeks they were switched to the nutrient-dense diet for the remainder of the study. No subject… CONTINUE READING