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James Corden discusses fat-shaming.
What James Corden Got Right and Wrong in His Response to Bill Maher
September 18, 2019

CN: Discussion of fat-shaming Bill Maher aired a segment recently about fat-shaming. His “hot take” on the issue was, from what…

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Why Kurbo, the Weight Loss App for Kids, Is a Problem
August 21, 2019

CN: Discussion of food restriction, weight bias, and weight loss for children WW, the company formerly known as Weight Watchers has…

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Macy’s Pulls Pourtions Plates After Backlash
August 19, 2019

Macy’s took a serious misstep when it decided to sell a Pourtions™ plate in its Herald Square store. The plate had…

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These Climbers Dispel the Myth That Plus-Size People Can’t Be Fit
August 16, 2019

Mt. Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa. About 30,000 people climb the mountain each year, and three-quarters of those reach…

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Anorexia Nervosa vs. Constitutional Thinness
July 25, 2019

Anorexia Nervosa vs. Constitutional Thinness Anorexia nervosa is characterized by the intense fear of gaining weight, a distorted body image, inability…

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#DumpTheScales: A Campaign to End the Use of BMI in ED Treatment
April 19, 2019

Body Mass Index (BMI) is an outdated and weight-centric way to monitor an individual’s health. Despite this fact, it is still…

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In the News: The Direct Link Between Pornography and Eating Disorders
March 5, 2019

Eating disorders in women may worsen if their significant other regularly watch pornography, according to new research performed at Ohio State…

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Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday and Eating Disorder Recovery
March 5, 2019

Mardi Gras is a Christian holiday and popular cultural phenomenon that dates back thousands of years to pagan spring and fertility…

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Eating Disorder Support Groups for Loved Ones
February 27, 2019

Families with loved ones in recovery from eating disorders can often benefit from a network of support. Just as those with…

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Eating Disorder Help: Famous Celebrities who Battled Eating Disorders
February 13, 2019

Eating disorders affect everyone; men, women, children, teenagers, adults, and do not exclude race or social status. Struggling with an eating…

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