Obsessed with weight or appearance

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

Information written and reviewed by Certified Doctors.

Conditions

Anorexia

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder and mental health condition that can be life-threatening.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Hide eating habits
  • Intentional weight loss
  • Obsessed with weight or appearance
  • Hair loss or thinning
  • Missing periods

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Anorexia.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Bulimia

Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder and mental health condition.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Vomiting on purpose
  • Uncontrolled eating
  • Intentional weight loss
  • Irregular or infrequent periods
  • Obsessed with weight or appearance

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Bulimia.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.