ARTICLES RELATING TO EATING DISORDERS

Eating disorders linked to suicide risk, three new studies show

2019-10-09 18:45

A study found that people with eating disorders had a considerably higher risk of suicide attempts, compared with people without eating disorders. The risk was especially high among those with anorexia nervosa.

Many young men putting health at risk to bulk up

2019-06-27 05:39

Given the look of modern Hollywood celebrities, it's not surprising that over a fifth of young adult men are using potentially dangerous methods to achieve a more muscular, more idealised body.

Is Kim Kardashian glorifying anorexia?

2018-07-31 17:17

Fans are calling the reality star out for her reaction to being called anorexic in a recent Instagram post.

‘I was suffering alone and in silence’ - meet the PR specialist whose life was once dominated by bulimia

2018-04-24 16:34

This mom-to-be was able to beat her eating disorder with the help of the love of her life.

Top 10 teen dramas of 2017

2017-12-14 09:46

If your teenager is feeling bored these holidays, they'll love you for this list.

Instagram star who suffered from an eating disorder is fighting to bring awareness to the condition

2017-10-20 15:42

“I want other people who are suffering from eating disorders to know that they aren’t alone"

How to help a loved one with binge eating disorder

2017-09-28 12:30

Binge eating disorder can be hard to diagnose. Learn to spot the signs so that you can help a loved one.

Orthorexia and me: What it's like to have a 'healthy' eating disorder

2017-08-11 12:48

Scrolling through Facebook and my Instagram feed, I see examples of this eating disorder proudly posted, worn like some sort of weird #fitspo badge of honour. I know… because I used to be one of those people.

5 things schools can do to help pupils’ mental health

2017-07-24 13:06

With suicidal tendencies in children growing at an alarming rate, a researcher explains why children's mental health should be prioritised in schools.

 

New study suggests that dating apps may lead to eating disorders due to weight-loss pressures

2019-06-27 18:12

Online dating shouldn't make you feel bad about yourself.

Are more young black women than ever playing "The Hunger Games"?

2019-03-19 16:34

Stereotypes around eating disorders need to be challenged.

5 myths about eating disorders we should stop believing

2018-08-01 14:07

There are a number of misconceptions about eating disorders that make them even harder to treat.

This is why ‘comfort eating’ is a bad idea for your mental health

2018-05-25 08:55

It really sucks when food is your enemy.

What is pregorexia?

2018-01-11 15:01

Uncovering what happens when pregnant women would rather "starve for two".

The dangerous reason why diabetics are skipping their insulin

2017-11-14 07:41

What is this new eating disorder that can potentially kill diabetics? We take a look.

‘Recovery is possible’ – Demi Lovato shares before and after pictures of her struggle with bulimia

2017-10-19 11:41

"Food is still the biggest challenge in my life..."

A woman fights off her eating disorders after the death of her godfather

2017-09-22 16:49

The death of her godfather inspired her to fight off bulimia and anorexia – which saw her binging and purging on a daily basis.

'It isn't all in my head': Healthy food makes me ill

2017-08-04 15:35

She suffered from excruciating migraines, hypertension, tinnitus, disorientation, hot flushes, nausea and asthma for years. Doctors kept telling Anna* she was stressed – but she knew they were wrong.

Agency encourages model to lose muscle mass by not eating or exercising

2016-04-12 15:25

Polish fashion model reveals the dark side of the modelling world in video.

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