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So I've had bulimia for almost 10 months now and frequently worried about my teeth I've seen the dentist twice this year and every time I go in I explain to them that I am dealing with bulimia . They tell me my teeth are in condition except for some small cavities which didn't need to be filled for awhile but still I'm worrying constantly about them and was wondering how long before my bulimia truly ruins my teeth for good . I am currently recovering and puke a lot less then I used to but I really really just wish I never got this far and I'm kicking myself over it. I'm honestly jsut curious about other people with bulimia and how long you guys have been dealing with it and how your teeth are ?


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Jemmi Thanks

for having a short name to type! But seriously replying to your post. My teeth (what I have left!) are a wreck because of my BED (grazing style) not because of bulimia & "puke" but because of the intensity with which I bite and chew. Please no "kicking yourself". You (and me, too) never chose such an awful affliction. CC

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