bulimia

The actress said the wardrobe sessions "made me really insecure."
There is a widely held belief that black women don’t have eating disorders. But that’s verifiably not true.
Identical 16-year-old twins Taylor and Tricia have been best friends since birth. Parents Vicky and Robert say the girls
Sixteen-year-old identical twins Taylor and Tricia are caught in a cycle of bingeing and purging that their parents say has
One off-hand comment from this presidential nominee is enough to begin picking at the scabs we allowed to form over our childhood wounds.
"To remove myself from social media, is to free myself from other people’s gaze."
As you move through your residential or outpatient treatment, you may be unsure, or even fearful, of what's on the other side for you. Doubt, worry and anxiety are very real emotions you may be experiencing.
I still know women like my mom. They absolutely detest getting older. They shake incredulous heads at the idea that perhaps they could accept another version of beauty. They are far from the midlife bloggers who stand in the bright sun, taking selfies or Periscopes of themselves, hooting about this and that, exuding confidence.
As I continue my work in the ever-growing eating disorders field, I welcome any discussion like this that gives us the opportunity to help those who still suffer. We need to talk. We need to ask the tough questions.
In this interview pioneering media literacy activist Jean Kilbourne discusses the saturation of sexualized advertising in our media-driven culture and the harm it causes young women.
The following experience helped me figure out the best action step needed to recover from disordered eating.
During therapy, I give a lot of thought to why I spent so many years stepping on and off the scale. Why did I count calories obsessively and critique my body flaws at every juncture? Why did I serially fixate on one restrictive diet after another?
Angela has a history of bulimia herself and good reason for starting a site designed to bust shame around body image and related disorders.