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Eating Disorder Awareness Week

7 Insane Ways Women Tried To Lose Weight In The Past

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 02.26.2014 | Women

Ever since female beauty -- and worth -- became equated with thinness, women have tried some truly unbelievable ways to lose weight. In recent mon...

What I Want Other Moms To Know About Me

Jessica Watson | Posted 04.29.2013 | Parents
Jessica Watson

I have read other women's stories and always commented anonymously on how strong they are and how I hope to one day be able to share mine too. I'm not sure I feel confident and strong, I just feel ready.

Eating Disorders: The Battle Between Beauty And Bodies

thetowerlight.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

After waking up and going to the bathroom, nothing was more important than what would become an everyday ritual for junior Chrissy Richardson: weighin...

It's Time To Talk About It: Everyone Can Do... Just One Thing

Jenni Schaefer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jenni Schaefer

Eating disorders come in all shapes and sizes. They don't discriminate by size, weight, ethnicity, gender, culture, age, or anything else.

Eating Disorders: The Nutrient Solution

Hyla Cass, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Hyla Cass, M.D.

Instead of simply taking an antidepressant, there are many other ways to approach what at first appears to be strictly a psychological problem.

Weightless: How Do You Recover From An Eating Disorder?

Therese Borchard | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Therese Borchard

I didn't really seek treatment. Treatment sought me. What I mean was that it wasn't until my freshman year at college that I really admitted to having an eating problem.

Disordered Eating Tip Sheet for Teens and Their Parents

Donna Fish | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Fish

In anticipation of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, here's a tip sheet to help guide some thinking about not just eating disorders, but the much more common phenomenon: disordered eating.