Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are a serious condition. Learn about the different types of eating disorders, their symptoms, effects and more.

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How I Conquered Anorexia and Depression—and Learned to Love My Body (and Life)

It took years of hard work and the right treatment, but here's how I was able to recover from anorexia and depression.

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6 Things Parents Say that May Trigger Disordered Eating in Kids

Talking to kids about food and weight can be tricky for many parents. Avoid these common phrases that may trigger...


How I’m Managing My Eating Disorder During Coronavirus

Registered dietitian, Alana Kessler, shares how managing her eating disorder, bulimia, adds an extra level of difficulty to coronavirus...


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Clean Eating and Eating Disorders: What Therapists Need You to Know

Therapists reveal how clean eating can become an unhealthy obsession and potentially lead to eating disorders. Here are their tips...


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7 Eating Disorder Symptoms That Have Nothing to Do With Weight

People tend to think of body shape first when they think of eating disorders—but experts say there are numerous subtle...

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8 Silent Signs of Body Dysmorphic Disorder

This disorder can cause anxiety, shame, and depression. The bright side is that it's treatable.


8 Silent Signs of Eating Disorders in Children

More kids are suffering from eating disorders than ever before, so parents need to heed the warning signs.

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This Is What It’s Really Like to Have Binge Eating Disorder

For Jennifer, food was more than a way to fuel her body; it was tied to her identity. Her struggles...


Women with Strict Diets Are at High Risk for This Scary Disorder

Got celiac disease? Gluten intolerance? Watch that you don't slide into another disorder, as new research shows the two are...


11 Silent Signs You Could Have an Eating Disorder

An American dies every single hour from an eating disorder-related illness. Knowing these early warning signs could just save a...


6 Subtle Signs Your Healthy Lifestyle Could Be Orthorexia

"Orthorexia is an unhealthy obsession with eating healthy food in an attempt to be 'pure' or 'virtuous,'" says Carrie Dennett,...

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7 Ways Your Body Reacts to a Food Binge

Here's how compulsive eating can wreak havoc on insulin, blood sugar, and brain health, and when to get help for...


How to Handle Adult Eating Disorders

“Scary skinny” isn’t just for teenagers any more. Grown-up women can succumb to dangerously disturbed eating, too. We hope you’re


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Sleep-Related Eating Disorder

Sometimes the only clue you have to SRED is the trail of bread crumbs you leave behind. You wake up