Starving myself was never my initial goal, although I have done a good job of doing just that. If ever there was a time to be honest, it is now. For the past 2 years of my life, I have spent every waking minute thinking […]
In the second of our three-part Speak your Mind series, we meet Georgia, 22, who suffered from eating disorders through her teenage years. Thinspiration Tumblrs inspired her to lose weight but that spiralled to starvation and bulimia. Now recovered, she wonders why black women are rarely identified as having eating disorders Continue reading...
"While the advantages? - ?including physical conditioning and the instillment of such welcome habits as discipline and cooperation - are clear, so are the dangers." (For instance, the increased risk of eating disorders.) "That suggests dance training may produce or exacerbate some less-than-healthy psychological pressures. Show More Summary
Battling deadly eating disorders and frantic over her fraying marriage, Prince William‘s skin-and-bones wife Kate has turned to test-tube procedures to have a baby! The bulimic and anorexic, 35-year-old beauty… READ ON
At almost 27 years old, Jessica Stahl has a remarkable, scary, and relatable story to share about her five-year battle with an eating disorder. Fresh out of recovery, as difficult as it is to share these details with the world, she's...Show More Summary
Our jaws have the ability to open and close, which allows us to speak, eat, and yawn. But when damage occurs to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ)—the joint that connects the jaw—our ability to perform these functions diminishes, hence...Show More Summary
Our friends at YourTango share how a healthy-food obsession can turn into an eating disorder. Starving myself was never my initial goal, although I have done a good job of doing just that. If ever there was a time to be honest, it is now. Show More Summary
Read on to learn how one woman transformed her eating disorder into a passion for running, as told by our friends at Shape. The strange thing about my eating disorder is that it started when I wasn't trying to lose weight. I went onShow More Summary
Broadcaster calls for walk-in eating disorder centres, saying he ‘failed to grasp’ that his daughter Maddy ‘was seriously mentally ill’ The broadcaster Mark Austin has revealed how he struggled to understand his daughter’s anorexia and “failed utterly to grasp that she was seriously mentally ill”. Show More Summary
Women with anorexia display clear autistic traits, even once the eating disorder is under control and they have achieved a normal weight, according to research. The similarities between anorexia and autism in women are also seen in a part of the brain which process social skills.
Lisa Brown's fight for survival lasted six long years. During that time, people often assumed that the rail-thin woman from Brookfield, Wisconsin, suffered from a severe eating disorder. "People would say I should eat a burger, and they'd ask me why I was starving myself," Brown told People magazine....
The media often portray women with the eating disorders anorexia and bulimia as untreatable, and sadly, in about one-third of cases that may be true, new research suggests. But the same small study found that nearly two-thirds of these women did recover from these eating disorders — though in some...
Researchers hope an electric current will stop people with the eating disorder bulimia from having the urge to binge-eat and then punish their bodies. A study in PLOS One says sending an electrical current into the part of the brain called the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex, which some believe is...
Scarlett Johansson was seen at an event with her husband, hours after news broke that they split up – TMZ This Teen Mom mother made an explosive claim – Radar Lily Collins opens up about her eating disorder – Just Jared Jr Are Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton headed for a split? – DListed Nina [...]
Lily Collins has opened up about her eating disorders, according to E! Online. The 27-year-old actress, who plays a woman seeking treatment for anorexia in the new drama To The Bone, says she suffered from eating disorders when she was a teenager. Show More Summary
Duchess Kate is at the center of rumors about her silent suffering from an eating disorder. Kate Middleton reportedly appeared in recent pictures that showed off possible signs of bulimia. According to a Radar Online celebrity news report on the British royal, Duchess Kate, who normally is pictured in fashionable choices that accentuate her svelte... Show More Summary
Sundance is known as a festival of discovery, where young unknowns come for their big break. Which makes the appearance of “To the Bone” in the festival’s high-profile U.S. Dramatic Competition somewhat unusual. The film is, on the one hand, the feature debut for its director. On the other hand,...
You can’t even admit to yourself that you have an eating disorder, because please, how selfish could you be when half of your population is starving?
Lily Collins has a very personal connection to her new film “To The Bone” about a young woman battling anorexia.