Binge Eating Disorder Complications

People who have BED and are also obese may be at greater risk for several potentially life-threatening complications. The list of potential binge eating disorder complications includes:

  • Type 2 diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High blood cholesterol
  • Gallbladder disease
  • Heart disease
  • Certain cancers
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Joint and muscle pain
  • Gastrointestinal problems
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep apnea
  • PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome)