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Wednesday, April 20, 2011

"Drunkorexia" An Alarming Trend

This is an alarming trend for college students, but also for folks who've had weight loss surgery, particularly surgeries that alter the intestinal track that allows alcohol to be absorbed very quickly into the blood stream which alters judgement and coordination. This I think is particularly concerning for folks who've had WLS who are severely missing food and may be trying to sedate themselves against the emotionall pain of this loss.

http://www.northbynorthwestern.com/2011/01/100315/drunkorexia-more-students-loosing-food-choosing-booze/

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