be_ixf;ym_201910 d_18; ct_50
5 Tips for Coping with an Eating Disorder During the Holidays

When you’re in recovery from an eating disorder, the holiday season, though it may bring significant joy and excitement, may also…

Read More
Photo of colorful measuring tapes tangled on a black background,
Anorexia Nervosa is Typically Characterized by Low Body Weight, and That’s a Problem

Anorexia Nervosa is typically characterized by low body weight, and that’s a problem Anorexia nervosa is a serious and deadly eating…

Read More
woman's feet tied to a scale with measuring tape
Anorexia Statistics and Studies

Anorexia Statistics and Studies Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that affects millions of people in the United States, but it’s…

Read More
Parents can model a positive relationship with food.
How Parents Can Help Kids Develop a Positive Relationship With Food

In honor of National Children’s Health Day, let’s take a look at food and family. Here are tips for promoting a…

Read More
6 Reasons Why Fall is the Best Time to Seek Eating Disorders Treatment

If you are the parent of a child struggling with an eating disorder, you may wonder if there is an optimal…

Read More
What Everyone Is Getting Wrong About the Teen Who Lost His Sight Due to a ‘Junk Food’ Diet

A recent article in the Independent told the story of a teen who was “left blind and deaf after living off…

Read More
Lizzo Weight Stigma
The Impact of Weight Stigma on our Mental Health

Content warning: This article discusses the effects of weight stigma. Experiencing stigma and discrimination negatively impacts our mental health just as…

Read More
Weight Stigma Hurts Everybody

Weight stigma, also known as weight bias, refers to negative attitudes, stereotypes, or discrimination based on larger body size. When people…

Read More
Weight Stigma Awareness Week is September 23-27.
11 Influencers to Follow for Weight Stigma Awareness Week

Weight Stigma Awareness Week is from September 23-27, 2019. Weight stigma, sometimes known as weight bias, is when people are discriminated…

Read More
image found from digboston on flickr
Truth Hurts: Lizzo, Black Women & Weight Stigma

Just recently, singer, performer, and flute extraordinaire, Lizzo reached a milestone in her career by topping the Billboard charts at number…

Read More