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Question Health Concerns - March 17th 2010, 01:49 AM

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I was looking through and i disnt really see anything on health concernsof EDs (you can tell me if im wrong) but i need to know whats wrong with me if im starting to purge up blood?? is this serious? should i get medical help fast? Im not sure what to do because this seems pretty bad. And muscle fatiuge?? im not quite sure whats causing that... Puging? Starving? exercising too much?
   
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Re: Health Concerns - March 17th 2010, 02:22 AM

You need to see a doctor ASAP. While I can't tell you for sure what the cause of your symptoms are, here is what I know: blood in your vomit is usually due to bleeding in your esophagus. This can happen from purging--it rips your esophagus, or other organs. Additionally, the acid in vomit can erode your esophagus and parts of your mouth. This is NOT something to take lightly.

Muscle fatigue can be because your body and its muscles are not getting enough nutrients to continue functioning properly. They are struggling to continue performing routine acts, like walking and sitting. Without fuel, they can't function.

It's not worth waiting to see if these symptoms get worse. It's crucial that you find someone you can talk to, and see a doctor as soon as possible. I don't want anything to happen to you.

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Re: Health Concerns - March 17th 2010, 04:19 AM

I agree with Jen. You need to see a doctor, and soon. Blood is bad, and it's scary. We are not medical professionals, so we can't tell you what's wrong, but your doctor can. Go to your doctor, and tell them that you are purging, let them help you. Don't wait to see if it gets worse or goes away, chances are it won't go away. Go see your doctor.

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Re: Health Concerns - March 18th 2010, 12:38 AM

thnx ill be sure to do so soon but i definatley noticed parts of my mouth peeling away like the skin on my lips. At first i thought my lips were bleeding then i realized tht a lot of it was coming from my throat. And b/c of my muscles iv barely been able to walk lately thy dont function at all.
   
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