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EATING DISORDER BLOGS

Understanding Anorexia and Mental Health

Anorexia nervosa, like all eating disorders, is both a mental and physical condition. Anorexia and mental health are closely linked. Many...

COVID-19 Update: Telehealth Services Now Available at Discovery

COVID-19 has taken the world by surprise. It has taxed our coping skills and shaken our sense of safety. At this...

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TLC’s Hot and Heavy Gets it Wrong

TLC’s “Hot and Heavy” aims to take an honest look at “mixed weight” relationships. Do they get it right? The answer...

Warning Signs Your Teen Might be Struggling with Anorexia

There are various warning signs of anorexia that indicate that your teen might be at risk for developing this life-threatening eating...

What Causes Anorexia?

CN: brief mention of physical and sexual abuse. It’s natural to wonder what causes anorexia, a mental illness. In some ways,...

Fat-shaming hurts everyone.

Come as You Are: Hindsight is 2020

This year’s #NEDAWARENESS theme is Come as You Are: Hindsight is 2020 has got me thinking a lot about what I/We...

Random Acts of Kindness Week 2020

Commit random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty. That quote, and the overall idea of practicing “random acts of...

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2020

NEDA’s annual National Eating Disorders Awareness Week runs from February 24th to March 1st, 2020. This year’s theme is Come As...

Fostering a Positive Relationship with Food for Your Children

Parents have the responsibility and privilege to intentionally make their homes a refuge from diet culture. Abandoning food rules helps foster...

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Valentine’s Day While in Recovery from an Eating Disorder

Navigating Valentine’s Day while in recovery from an eating disorder can be tough. These tips and strategies will help make the...

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