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When I was in high school a few years ago I was on the Varsity Wrestling team and was exposed for the first time to weight and maintaining eating habits I myself lost twenty pounds to make weight but there is one individual which stands out in my mind when it comes to the idea of having a eating disorder This teammate of mine would constantly be trying to lose to get down to the next lowest weight class He was a senior at the time when I was on the team me in my junior year He started the season at 166 lbs and by a quarter of the way through the season he was down to 135lbs This is without the approval of our coach who didnt want him to get down that low but my teammate insisted that it wouldnt be a problem and he could do it So of course everyone just turned their head and let it slide Him and I would run around the floors of the school even after a very rigorous practice to keep the weight down even more sometimes He ran everyday He use to tell me when we ran together that he wasnt feeling well and that he felt like he was getting weaker during our practice matches at the end of practice This is a symptom something that he told me was affecting him better known as a subjective complaint His behavior can be explained by the begging criterion for Anorexia He obviously refused to maintain bodyweight and his loss lead to his weight being less than 85 of his expected or obtain expected weight gain during this developmental period of his life I also can say that I personally was exposed to his personal fear of gaining weight We would talk about practice and other
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