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Christina's sister was 28 when she was formally diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, though Christina, who asked that we not use her last name to protect her family's privacy, says there ha...
As my diet became more and more restrictive, my body shrunk and so did my world.
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In 2017 the media is still dominated by images of slim women and this one-dimensional illustration of beauty is affecting the way we see our bodies. According to new research, looking at photos of sli...
Laura Dennison and Eve Simmons are on a mission to help people fall in love with food again. And we're not just talking healthy greens, we're talking pasta, burgers, pizza - the lot. To protest agains...
Victoria Beckham has blasted a North East chip shop, after their advertising campaign included a cartoon image of the star wearing an 'Anorexic Fashion Icon' sash. Sidhu Golden Fish and Chips in Walls...
It's no secret that eating disorders affect a large proportion of women compared to men, however the divide isn't as big as you'd think: of at least 725,000 people with an eating disorder in the UK, r...
Increased awareness of mental health is leading to more conversations about its effects. But not all efforts to bring attention to the subject have positive outcomes ― and the line between what's prod...
Instagram has been named as the worst social media app for young people's mental health. The Royal Society for Public Health asked people aged 14-24 how social media sites made them feel and responden...
Bulimia is a very scary disease. It gets embedded into your soul.
Sarah Hyland took to Twitter Wednesday to push back against rumors among fans that she had been dealing with anorexia. The 26-year-old actress is fairly open about her health struggles and explained t...
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When regular eating becomes disordered eating -- it's more common than we think.
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It's 2017 and clean-eating is facing a storm of scrutiny. The hugely successful healthy eating trend has seen a major backlash. Clean-eating - where people avoid processed foods, sugar and gluten i...
When it comes to the way people stigmatize different body shapes and sizes, words can hurt more than just your feelings. New research suggests they may have real health consequences. People who report...
Don't comment on what people are eating, please.
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1. You're not eating enough.
A new book teaches parents how to be a body image role model for their child.
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This is what it's like to live with CHSP.
The singer opened up about her struggles in a new interview with The New York Times magazine.
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Calorie counting is a misleading, unsustainable method.
Don't even talk about your own weight.
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It's not just overweight people who are affected.
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The whole #fitspo trend has a lot to answer for.
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Eating disorders affect about one in 20 Australians, both men and women, of all ages and backgrounds, with around 15 percent of Australian women experiencing an eating disorder at some point during th...
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Last year was hard and some days, if I'm being honest, I still struggle. There were days where I felt like chucking in the towel. Recovery felt too hard. It was too different from what I was used to. If there is one thing I can pinpoint that prevented me from giving up, it was the example set by my best friend.
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When it comes to cutting certain foods out of your diet, Thomas Grainger has done it all. "I would have cut just about everything at one stage," Grainger told The Huffington Post Australia. "I would...
I'm sorry for all the years that I punished you. I'm sorry that, five years ago, I looked in the mirror and wanted to change you. You hadn't even finished developing yet. I didn't give you the chance to grow and flourish on your own. I intervened. In the worst possible way.
From the steady stream of diet advertisements on TV, to the calorie counts on menus at restaurants, our diet and fitness-obsessed world is a complicated climate for those who are in recovery from an e...