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My former doctor was a tiny, nervous and frail woman who, like me,  I suspect had food issues of her own. Whenever I would visit her, no matter what the precipitating condition, the focus of the discussion would inevitably turn around to the fact that I was FAT. 635 more words

Binge Eating Disorder

Chance encounter? I think not.

Before I get to what happened today, I have to add the back-story of what the past month has entailed. Trust me, it shows how much a little thing like today can mean a lot more to someone in a depressive/bad state. 552 more words

The happiest place on Earth

Today, 6 years ago, much to my surprise, I met what was to be my happiest place on Earth. I was timid at first. Not sure how to act, how to feel, or even what to say. 489 more words

Barriers and Facilitators in Eating Disorders Treatment among Latinas in the United States

In a study entitled, “Exploring barriers and facilitators in eating disorders treatment among Latinas in the United States,” Dr. Mae Reyes-Rodríguez and fellow researchers conducted in-depth interviews of Latinas with a history eating disorders and mental health providers who serve the Latino community. 988 more words

Eating Disorder Treatment

I Had No Idea: a "healthy" passion can become a problem

Passion drives many athletes and outdoor enthusiasts here in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Surrounded by rugged mountain ranges and access to raging rivers, this recreational Mecca is a sort of proving ground for athletes who want to push their limits skiing, rock climbing, boating, biking, running and more. 949 more words


Dr Robert Cywes - The Old Mutual Health Convention presentation summary

Robert Cywes – Friday February 20

Why do some people get fat and some don’t.

A question is: why do people support the beliefs not supported by data? 1,691 more words


How sugar-free and carb-free saved my life

By Jemima

(The things I have to say on the topic based on my experience)

There is no denying that my relationship with food has gone through good periods and bad periods since first getting treatment 8 years ago. 678 more words