Does Intermittent Fasting Cause Eating Disorders?

By Jason Fung, MD

Eating disorders, anorexia and bulimia are serious conditions but are not caused by intermittent fasting. Scientific studies reveal that there is no increase in eating disordered behavior when people start a diet or do intermittent fasting.

Jason Fung, MD

Jason Fung, M.D., is a Toronto-based nephrologist (kidney specialist) and a world leading expert in intermittent fasting and low-carb diets.