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Wanting to lose a few pounds is a normal goal for many people - but at what point does dieting become obsessive? Moreover, what are the dangers associ...
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We all tend to express the ideas we have grown up with without giving them a second thought. In this way we may unknowingly reinforce or perpetuate th...
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The idea of keeping a "food journal" is nothing new - dieters have been using this tactic for years, as research suggests it can help with making bett...
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People with an eating disorder are faced with an extremely tough journey to recovery. There are times when an eating disorder can make someone so ill,...
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Barbie is a doll manufactured by Mattel, Inc. and she was first launched in March, 1959. For more than fifty years, Barbie has been the subject of con...
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According to the National Eating Disorder Association, there are currently 20 million women and 10 million men with eating disorders in the United Sta...
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More than likely, we’re all guilty of comfort eating every once in a while. Sometimes, a person will emotional eat due to having a stressful day or ot...
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The word fat carries negative connotations for many of us, yet our body cannot function properly without fat. It is important to know that stored bod...
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The teen years are riddled with pressures that make body image a sensitive subject. Too often parents miss the warning signs of anorexia because they...
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Contrary to popular belief, signs of anorexia aren't always visible from the outside. It's possible for a person to be at a seemingly normal weight an...