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Confronting our twisted relationship with food

Several years ago, Tatiana Gulenkina had her first brush with an eating disorder, when a classmate abruptly left school. Everyone had thought the girl was "just a skinny teenager." It was only after she left that they discovered she had been battling depression and anorexia nervosa. Show More Summary

Weekend reading: Brian Wansink’s Slim by Design

Brian Wansink.  Slim by Design: Mindless Eating Solutions for Everyday Life.  William Morrow, 2014. In his new book, Wansink, the author of Mindless Eating (Amazon’s #1 Best Seller in Eating Disorders, Self-Help) and guru of Cornell’s Food and Brand Lab, promotes the idea that small changes in the food environment will encourage healthier eating. Wansink, […]

Family-Based Therapies Can Help Teens With Eating Disorders

6 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new study showed that teens suffering from anorexia nervosa fare better when families are part of their treatment.

Ask a Psychologist: I Have a History of Self-Injury

Q: Dear APW, I’ve had a long history of recovering from mental problems, including cutting and bulimia. I very much appreciated the Ask a Psychologist post on eating disorders. It’s helped me manage my body image issues as I try and deal with trying on bridesmaid dresses for two upcoming weddings, as well as embarking on my own wedding planning. Show More Summary

CIFF Review: God Help the Girl Is Beyond Twee – And That’s Good!

The CIFF screening of God Help the Girl was the Canadian Premiere – it won the Special Jury Prize, world cinema at Sundance earlier this year. It’s the story a girl recovering from an eating disorder who runs away from a psychiatric hospital and forms a pop band with two new friends. It’s the first […]

Samantha Armytage Calls Out Press For “Trying To Bully Me Into An Eating Disorder,” Drama Ensues

Yesterday, the Daily Telegraph published an article about Australian morning television host Samantha Armytage. The article tried to frame itself as being about her struggling new makeover show, “Bringing Sexy Back,” but it really served as an aggressive personal attack on Armytage’s body. Show More Summary

Is Food Addiction a Myth?

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Some scoff at the idea, others clamor for a cure. Is it an eating disorder, or an actual addiction?

'Red Band Society' implants 'Breakfast Club' into 'House'

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

"Red Band Society," which premieres Wednesday on Fox, takes place in the teen ward of a shiny L.A. hospital — the "division of adolescent medicine," with side trips to the eating disorders wing. Its lesson, to paraphrase the songwriter, is that despite all the amputation, or the pulmonary...

Anatomy Of An Eating Disorder

2 weeks agoOdd : Thought Catalog

“You even look a little bit smaller than when you left,” she agreed. It was working.

8 Signs Your Daughter May Have an Eating Disorder

Post by Maressa Brown. We can point the finger at PhotoShop or even the time-honored "fall gal" Barbie, but no matter who's to blame, there's no denying an epidemic is affecting our teens. Approximately a half million teens struggle with eating disorders or disordered eating, according to research published in the Archives of General Psychiatry. Show More Summary

Zosia Mamet Opens Up About Eating Disorder That Rocked Her Family

Zosia Mamet talked about her eating disorder battle on MSNBC's Morning Joe today. The Girls actress revealed how her father, famous playwright David Mamet, called out her addiction one day, saying "You can't die" to try and stop her from hurting herself. In that moment, Zosia said she realized that her "addiction wasn't only about me." Read more...

'Girls' Star Zosia Mamet's Eating Disorder Hits Home for Many Moms

Post by Liz Alterman. Girls actress Zosia Mamet was told she was fat for the first time when she was just 8 years old. In her Glamour column, the 26-year-old recounts that ever since that day, there's been a "monster" inside her brain that fuels her belief that she needs to be thinner. Mamet knows she's not alone. Show More Summary

A Deep Breath Before the Runway

The Council of Fashion Designers’ Health Initiative has focused in years past on the problems of eating disorders and underage models. This year, it is urging deep breaths.

Kate Hudson Slams Eating Disorder Rumors In New Issue Of Red Magazine

Kate Hudson dispelled rumors of an eating disorder in a recent interview for Red magazine. "If there is one thing I will never have, it is an eating disorder," Hudson said. "I won’t have girls –- even if it is just one or two who care -– thinking that. Show More Summary

Kate Hudson Vows Never To Have An Eating Disorder, Unlike Those Idiots Who Choose To Have One

This is real life, people. More » Kate Hudson Vows Never To Have An Eating Disorder, Unlike Those Idiots Who Choose To Have One is a post from Crushable - Entertainment, Hot Guys, Movies and Celebrity News.

Kate Hudson Slams Eating Disorder Rumors in Red Magazine October 2014 Cover Story

It’s pretty remarkable that Kate Hudson has had two kids and is still as slim and sexy as ever, but she insists it’s all the result of a good diet and proper exercise. In her cover story for the October 2014 issue of Red magazine, the...Show More Summary

Kate Hudson Slams Eating Disorder Rumors

Kate Hudson says she will "never" have an eating disorder - Us Weekly Kaley Cuoco leaks her own nude photo - ET Online Johnny Depp wears green nail polish - Lainey Gossip Demi Lovato launches her own skin care line - People All about...Show More Summary

Kate Hudson Makes It Clear: She Does NOT Have An Eating Disorder

There’s one rumor Kate Hudson isn’t willing to ignore: that she suffers from an eating disorder. Kate may be slim, just like most actresses, but she made it clear she doesn’t resort to unhealthy means to do it in an interview. RELATED: What would get Kate Hudson to actually marry Matt Bellamy? Kate explained: If […]

Is Anorexia a Modern, Culture-Bound Disorder?

The universality and the origins of anorexia nervosa have been the subject of years of debate. Some argue that the eating disorder is a culture-bound syndrome specific to the Western, industrialized world, while others maintain that there is evidence that the disease is not confined to more recent times or one part of the world. […]

Kate Hudson Slams Eating Disorder Allegations: ‘That’s One Thing I Will Never Have’

Kate Hudson is one of those actresses who likes to think of themselves as a role model to the younger generation, and that’s why recent allegations in the press that she had an eating disorder needed to be quashed before they did any damage. Show More Summary

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