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  • OSFED stands for ‘other specified feeding or eating disorder’.
  • People with OSFED have symptoms that are similar to one or more other eating disorders, but are not exactly the same. 
  • Other eating disorders include anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.
  • OSFED is not a lifestyle choice, but is a complex and serious mental health condition.
  • OSFED is one of the most common eating disorders in Australia.
  • Recognising the warning signs of OSFED early and seeking help is the quickest way to start recovering.

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Reviewed on: 08-12-2019