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Parents of picky eaters may see their child's behavior as just a phase, but new research suggests that mental health issues like depression and anxiet...
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Parents without a high degree of health literacy could influence negative behaviors in their children, such as unsafe dieting tactics or weight-loss m...
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In the August issue of Women's Running magazine, 18-year-old plus-size model Erica Schenk graces the cover. While the fitness industry - as opposed to...
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Kids as young as 8 years old can struggle with body dissatisfaction that leads to disordered eating behaviors, according to a new study. Looking at da...
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Binge eating in teenagers may have something to do with a specific genetic variation, according to a new study from the University of Queensland. The...
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Studies on Facebook use often link the social media platform to negative body image or unhealthy habits. But new research suggests that young women wh...
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Instagram users can no longer search for photos using the hashtag "curvy." A company spokesperson confirmed to Mashable that #curvy has been blocked b...
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Vulnerability to anorexia might be connected to a mother's stress levels during pregnancy, according to a new study from Johns Hopkins researchers. Th...
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For anorexia patients that are hospitalized, fast weight gain may be healthier than experts once thought, according to a new study from Johns Hopkins...
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In a move that may pave the way for patients with eating disorders to have better access to care, Missouri is the first state to spell out the types o...