To the Bone, starring Lily Collins, could glamourise eating disorders and should come with trigger warning, charities say Mental health experts have said a Netflix trailer for a film about a teenage girl with anorexia could trigger psychological issues for sufferers and should come with a warning. Show More Summary
Marti Noxon won fame on Buffy the Vampire Slaver and Angel. Now she's in the middle of promoting a movie for Netflix, filming a series with HBO, finishing a series with Bravo, and starting the first series of a three-year deal with Skydance Media. "I'm somebody's Joss [Whedon] now!" she says.
Climbers, cyclists, runners, and all kinds of other athletes—both men and women—are starting to speak out about disordered eating in their communities
Akahi Ricardo and Camila Castello call themselves "breatharians," saying they only need air to live. But cosmic energy doesn’t keep people alive. Food does.
Lily Collins struggles with an eating disorder in the trailer for her new Netflix movie To The Bone. Here’s a synopsis: Ellen is an unruly, 20-year-old anorexic girl who spent the better part of her teenage years being shepherded through various recovery programs, only to find herself several pounds lighter every time. Determined to find [...]
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a disorder that is characterized by extreme fatigue not attributed to any underlying condition. The fatigue experienced by those affected is often worsened with additional physical or mental activity...Show More Summary
I have had difficulties with eating disorders and struggled with friendships in the past. Now I’m at university and in a better place, but the idea of not having had sex is troubling me I am a 21-year-old woman and still a virgin. I have had quite a lot of difficulty in the past with eating disorders. Show More Summary
If you watch Vanderpump Rules online, you know that despite being a late addition to the cast, Brittany Cartwright has been welcomed with open arms. To say that was an unexpected development would be putting it very mildly. It's like...Show More Summary
In early 2016, my then-14-year-old daughter won gold in her weight class at the Karate Canada National Championships. Two months later, she won gold at the USA Open Karate Championships, putting her in contention to compete in Ecuador that August. She's a growing girl; her mother and I became concerned...
The dance world is riddled with stereotypes: Male dancers are gay, ballerinas are uptight, and — perhaps the most damaging — everyone has an eating disorder. "You feel like you need a jury to be like, No, I swear I do eat!" says Lauren Lovette, a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet. Show More Summary
A balanced diet can prevent eating disorders
Pip McManus died three years after becoming ill with an eating disorder. Her parents explain how medical care failed their daughter Marie McManus wants to show me the final photograph taken of her daughter Pip. It was 9 December 2015, and the 15-year-old is standing on the platform of a railway station five minutes’ walk from the family home. Show More Summary
Since I was extremely introverted, suffering from an eating disorder, and depressed during my teenage years, I never wanted to go to diabetes camp even though my mom suggested it several times. I realize now as an adult how incredibly crucial it is to hang out with our peers with diabetes in order to know […]
Your recovery from an eating disorder has been going strong. Perhaps you’ve been making strides in facing “fear foods,” are opening up in therapy, and learning how to use new coping strategies. Then, for some reason or another, you find out your current weight, which often causes “the eating disorder self” to start freaking out. Show More Summary
After months of negotiations and two Continuing Resolutions, Congress reached an agreement to fund the federal government's FY 2017 budget on May 5th. This budget package represents the first time that Congress permitted federal research funding to help our military members and their families affected by eating disorders.
With Americans of all political stripes increasingly concerned with this era of fake news, the right-wing conspiracy site InfoWars has emerged as one of the most ridiculous websites for American citizens to get their information. InfoWars Editor at Large Paul Joseph Watson was asked a pedestrian...
In a revealing interview with Mitchell Sunderland over at Broadly, InfoWars Editor at Large Paul Joseph Watson confessed that he has long struggled with a "PICA eating disorder," meaning he eats the pages out of books.
For some susceptible Instagram users, the clean eating trend can lead them down a dangerous path of disordered eating habits.
Troian Bellisario has a film coming out, so she's making the usual rounds -- which means that we all get to read interviews from this very intelligent actress. She actually wrote Feed in addition to starring in it, probably because she's amazing. Show More Summary
(Weizmann Institute of Science) Scientists at the Weizmann Institute prevented the onset of eating disorders through dietary intervention.