Category Archives: Eating Disorders

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I’m not FAT.

If you’ve never suffered an eating disorder, you’ll think this woman is nuts. If you know someone who has an eating disorder, you’ll have a renewed disgust for them. If you, yourself, have an eating disorder, this is your mirror. … Continue reading

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Zazzle T-Shirt Petition: Better to look good than feel good.

Please sign the petition to remove this lovely shirt from Zazzle telling girls “It’s better to look good than to feel good.”  Yet another example of societies insanity.

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Kate and Pippa: The New Thinspiration

Saw this one coming a mile away. Particularly since Kate, The Dutchess of Cambridge, seems to be shrinking by the day (let’s hope its stress).  Turns our the Pro-anas are all over the sisters, glomming on to them as their … Continue reading

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Amy Winehouse: Add bulimia to her long, sad list of vices.

Its late. But I couldn’t go to bed without writing about Amy Winehouse. I always found her to be so interesting to watch, she just had that kind of face. Her features so bold, eyes exaggerated with jet black liner, pale skin … Continue reading

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Eating Disorders: A social disease?

Not all — but a large population of today’s eating disorders stem from our societies focus on body image and weight. Let’s face it — our society is nuts. We accept the fact that “Plus-Sized” models are now size 8-16. … Continue reading

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Addicted To Food: First episode airs, what do you think?

I received an email from the producer of Oprah’s long awaited new show “Addicted To Food.” Below is the episode in full, please watch it and post your feedback. I’ll admit, I have mixed feelings — I liked it more … Continue reading

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Pro Anorexia “Hoax” — Ex Big Brother star Kenneth Tong has way too much time on his hands.

Thanks to SS for keeping me abreast of this story over the past week. I contemplated writing about this dude, but didn’t because I figured it was a waste of breath, and less publicity would make him go away faster. But todays … Continue reading

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‘No Anorexia’ model Isabelle Caro dies at age 28

Many of you will remember Isabelle Caro, the brave model who bared all to show the true horror of anorexia. Isabelle, the model who was told to lose weight, lose weight, lose weight. Isabelle, the model who walked into modeling … Continue reading

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Holiday Headaches

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Holiday Guilt Trippin’

This is the top post today on AllTop. Talk about a guilt-trip? Then we have the entire society totally focused on obesity, calorie counting, and restricting. How the hell are we supposed to be “normal” (it normal even exists anymore) with all … Continue reading

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Reality TV: What’s eating you? on E!

Ok, the promos for this new E! show are so totally sensationalized its pathetic…but the show itself, I have mixed feelings about. First, check out the promo. The music, the images, the narrator voice — totally over the top. But … Continue reading

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Guys with eating disorders….lost in the shuffle.

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Perez Hilton’s Pro-Ana shirt replaced with a totally cheesy, fake, lame version.

This Jezebel story about Perez Hilton typical of a blogger with no integrity what-so-ever…or so I thought. Perez was found to be  promoting pro-ana merchandise on his site. But after being called out on it, the shirt didn’t disappear, it … Continue reading

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Urban Outfitters T-Shirt promotes Pro-Ana Movement

It seems “eating less” is cool these days according to Urban Outfitters. I guess it’s their hip and trendy response to the whole “obesity crisis” but perhaps they should ponder the repercussions of placing this shirt in their stores modeled … Continue reading

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Please Help! Join us to stop Oprah from producing Inside Rehab!

See the FaceBook Group here! We are up to 1,200 members!

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Anorexia, the lifestyle. Yes, I am dead serious

WARNING: I DO NOT DO TRIGGER WARNINGS. For 4 years I have been attempting to educate the public, parents, mental health professionals and anyone else that will listen about pro-anorexia. Pro-anorexia is the belief that “anorexia is a lifestyle.” Google … Continue reading

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Dana, the 8 year old anorexic

Most of you probably heard about this young girl last year, Dana, the 8 year old struggling with an anorexia. I stumbled upon this documentary style video about her and I wanted to share it for comments and thought. Why … Continue reading

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Kara DioGuardi recovered from binge eating disorder?

Kara DioGuardi, the American Idol judge, recently revealed she suffered from binge eating disorder, a condition that is finally being recognized by the DSM-IV as an “official” eating disorder (the press has coined it the “new” eating disorder, which is … Continue reading

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Gotta see this – Jessica Simpson The Price of Beauty

Hi Gang: Check out Jessica Simpson’s The Price of Beauty, new show on VH1 — BUT fast forward to section two to see her interview with the anorexic model who posed in the billboard below. If this doesn’t make you cry, … Continue reading

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