i think i have an eating disorder, i cant stop eating even though i want to because i need to lose weight. i am 17 stone. what should i do to lose weight and stop myself from keeping doing this to myself? i really need help but i dont want to go to the docter or talk to anyone that i know cuz i think they will just laugh at me
Note to US posters 17 stone = 235IBSCheck this link for the NHS direct website on Obesityhttp://www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/articles/article.aspx?articleId=265§ionId=34019Should help
No doctor will laugh at you. It's a serious problem, and any professional will take it seriously. It's likely that the doctor will refer you to a psychologist or psychiatrist, since there's a compulsive or addictive aspect to your eating.