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National Eating Disorder Awareness Week-NEDA

For the past week, people who’ve suffered from certain eating disorders have shared their stories and discussed how the nasty illnesses have affected their lives. As for me, I’ll be discussing the different ways in which it has affected my life, and all that I’ve learned from it. 563 more words


Eating Disorders-Finding Help and Support

The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) partners with Screening for Mental Health, Inc. (SMH) to provide an online eating disorder screening tool. This website provides people with the option to take a free, anonymous self-assessment to gauge their risk of an eating disorder. 127 more words

Body Image

Eating Disorder Awareness Week

Have you heard of ‘The Game’? Now, you are playing it. The aim of ‘The Game’ is to FORGET that ‘The Game’ exists. At the moment, you are LOSING ‘The Game’ because you are thinking about it. 3,127 more words

Life And Style

Losing the will to fight

This morning I woke up with a dull pain in my chest. My resting pulse was 119bpm, standing it was 142bpm. I called the doctors and arranged an appointment. 388 more words


National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

This week is National Eating Disorder Awareness week and I felt compelled to add to this very important conversation as I have personally seen the affects first hand; as I am sure, sadly, that nearly every 20-something girl has either experienced it themselves or come across someone who has. 913 more words

Working Out

NEDA Week: Short and Not-So-Sweet

I was lucky.  I was never bullied at school.

I was teased for having red hair, freckles and, until fourth grade, being the tallest kid in the class.   169 more words

Bulimia? Really? Still?

NEDA Week: It Goes Both Ways

One of the issues I have had since I got to be overweight was the struggle with losing weight while having an eating disorder. Technically, I need to lose _____ (number between 25 and 75) pounds. 555 more words

Bulimia? Really? Still?