Eating Disorder

How To Help Your Daughter With Body Image Issues – Parents Article

Young women have always struggled with societal pressures where body image is concerned. For girls coming of age in the era of social media, however, this pressure has become substantially more intense and pervasive. Not only are girls today expected to grow up to be powerful, confident career women, they feel they have to compete with the heavily edited physiques of social media celebrities. The expectations placed on young women are, in short, completely unrealistic—but few girls realize this is…

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Eating Disorder: Atypical Kind – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you have followed the blog, you have seen me talk about getting my eating together. I told my counselor about this and was diagnosed with an atypical eating disorder. No one was surprised to see this happen least of all me. It was still a bit of a reality check. Definition of an atypical eating disorder. An atypical eating disorder is defined as eating disorders that do not fall into the diagnostic criteria of more well-known eating disorders such as binge eating or anorexia. My eating disorder, unlike…

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