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Religion of Thinness

Beware The New Year's (False) Promise Of A Born-Again Body

Michelle Lelwica | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michelle Lelwica

The fantasy of getting our lives in order plays itself out in the pursuit of a born-again body--a body freed from former transgressions and slavish desires, that no longer gets in the way of our success.

The Religion of Thinness

Aimee Liu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Aimee Liu

While writing my book Gaining several years ago, I kept tripping across evidence of a curiously cozy relationship between religion and eating disorde...