My Fiance Has Been Losing Weight Drastically, He Had Been Diagnosed With Bullimia, And He Had Been Doing Great For A Few Weeks. Just Recently He Won’t Eat. I Want To Help Him, But How Do I Do That, And Make Him See I Want To Help Him?

He Was Doing So Good, And He
concerned14567 – 06/23/2010 – 10:51

He was doing so good, and he had been bullimic a few years ago, but it came back. I want him to know that I’m here for him, and that I want to help him and support him. He doesn’t think I’m trying to help him, only trying to hurt him. How do I make him see?


Concerned….Can You Talk To
janurse427 – 06/25/2010 – 05:05

concerned….can you talk to your fiance about seeking professional help? This is critical if he is going to truly put the bulmia behind him, and develop other, healthy ways of coping with stress and life’s challenges.
You cannot help him if he is not willing to allow you to. Ask him what you can do, and if he doesn’t know, just make sure he knows you care about him. If he refused to seek treatment, you may have to decide if you are willing to watch him continue to hurt himself. He has to make that choice, but you can make your choices too. I hope he will seek the help he needs. Take care.

http://freefromexpectations.blogspot.com/

Eating Disorder Self Test. Take the EAT-26 self test to see if you might have eating disorder symptoms that might require professional evaluation. All answers are confidential.

Find a Treatment Facility Near You

Click on a state below to find eating disorder treatment options that could be right for you.

The information provided on EatingDisorders.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her health professional. This information is solely for informational and educational purposes and we encourage all visitors to see a licensed physician if they believe that they have an eating disorder. The publication of this information does not constitute the practice of medicine, and this information does not replace the advice of your physician or other health care provider. Neither the owners or employees of EatingDisorders.com nor the author(s) of site content take responsibility for any possible consequences from any treatment, procedure, exercise, dietary modification, action or application of medication which results from reading this site. Always speak with your primary health care provider before engaging in any form of self treatment. Please see our Legal Statement for further information.

Copyright © 2008-2017 EatingDisorders.com.
Company Information

© 2017 EatingDisorders.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of EatingDisorders.com's terms of service and privacy policy. The material on this site is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by a qualified health care provider.