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Emotional Problems

Children's temperaments vary and thus they are quite different in their ability to cope with stress and daily hassles. Some are easygoing by nature and adjust easily to events and new situations. Others are thrown off balance by changes in their lives.

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Eating Disorders: Bulimia

Stress or strong emotions can set off a binge, in which a bulimic will devour whatever food she can lay her hands on. After consuming thousands of calories from a binge, bulimics then feel guilty and ashamed and attempts to rid her body of the food before it is digested.