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Types of Eating Disorders 

Types of Eating Disorders 

Eating disorders are complex mental health conditions. According to a report, 28.8 million Americans have had an eating disorder during their lifetime. These disorders can cause a person to exhibit certain behaviors that impact their physiological and mental...
Bulimia Nervosa

Bulimia Nervosa

Bulimia Nervosa, also known as bulimia, is an eating disorder generally characterized by eating a large amount of food in a short period of time, followed by purging. Purging can occur through forced vomiting, excessive exercise, or by taking laxatives or diuretics....
Weight Stigma Awareness Week

Weight Stigma Awareness Week

September 27th through October 1st marks Weight Stigma Awareness Week. In 2011, Chevese Turner, the founder and former CEO of the Binge Eating Disorder Association, began Weight Stigma Awareness Week, now hosted by the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)....