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New Eating Disorder Book Helps Young Girl

Darryl Roberts | Posted 12.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Darryl Roberts

Recently, a woman called me to tell me how her daughter was doing great recovering from an eating disorder with the help of a book called 8 Keys to Recovery from an Eating Disorder, by Carolyn Costin. The woman wanted me to pass the news along to the author.

Eating Disorder Experts on Lessons Learned by "Smash" Star Katharine McPhee

Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W. | Posted 04.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W.

As a therapist specializing in eating issues, I'm all too aware of the pervasive cultural pressures to be perfectly thin. So when I heard Katharine McPhee would be stacked up on the little screen against America's biggest sex symbol, I couldn't help but wonder how she's handling those pressures.

Tracey Gold's 'Starving Secrets': Could On-Camera Recovery Work?

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 02.01.2012 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

Altogether, the series, hosted by former child actress Tracey Gold and premiering tonight on Lifetime, sounds like a spectacularly bad idea.