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'Your BMI isn't low enough for treatment': the deadly approach Britain is taking to anorexia

<i>“You've got a chicken pox on your neck!”</i><p>That was my nephew's diagnosis of what was actually just a mole, but a decent effort, delivered with an …

Facebook Use May Increase Eating Disorders In College Women

Facebook use has been found to increase eating disorders in college-aged women. A new study published in the <i>Journal of Adolescent Health</i> has …

Anti-obesity campaign ‘triggering eating disorders’ – doctor

‘No one ever teaches you ‘go and eat that meal’ – it’s almost the opposite,’ say teenage anorexia sufferers<p>Anti-obesity warnings in schools could be helping trigger anorexia and eating disorders among teenage girls, a leading doctor has warned.<p>Dr Janet Walsh, who leads a specialist child and …

Lara Croft Gets a Realistic Makeover from Eating Disorder Support Group

Bulimia.com is calling attention to unrealistic and potentially damaging body image depictions by reverse Photoshopping iconic female characters.<p>Bulimia.com, an organization supporting people struggling with eating disorders, is calling attention to unrealistic and potentially damaging body image …

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Suicide and self-harm on social media: See something? Say something

When is a Facebook post just a Facebook post, and when is it a cry for help?<p>That's a tough question, whether you are the person writing or the friend reading, and Facebook recognizes that. The social network recently announced a new tool to report threats of suicide and other troubling or …

#Bodycheck yourself, wreck yourself: Why Instagram wants you to hate yourself

Last week, Instagram came under fire for banning the body-positive hashtag #curvy, citing an allegedly high incidence of nude and pornographic images …

'I had to lose weight for anorexia treatment'

<b>Too many people with eating disorders feel they are being forced to lose weight so their BMI is low enough to qualify for treatment, the UK's biggest eating disorder charity, Beat, has told the Victoria Derbyshire programme. Here's one woman's story.</b><p>One day, when Jo was 11, she started to turn blue …

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Self-Harm Alternatives - Over 130 Ideas for Use in Recovery - Pooky Knightsmith

At the moment when a young person is overcome by an urge or need to self-harm, it can be very helpful for them to have a range of different …

Fashion lover who lost battle to anorexia still helping others through her shoes

When Kathryn Laudadio lost a years-long battle with anorexia by suicide in September 2013, she left behind many unanswered questions and a heartbroken family — and hundreds of pairs of shoes.<p>The 22-year-old from Fairfield, Connecticut had struggled with an eating disorder, depression and bipolar …

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Millions of Girls Suffer from this Unheard of but Deadly Eating Disorder

Man With Half-Meter Manhood Finds It Very Hard To Find Work<p>The poor guy couldn’t even have romantic relationships.<p>Given the obsession that men have …

Princess Charlotte is all grown up! All the details on her nursery school

Princess Charlotte is all grown up!<p>Her parents, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, revealed on Monday that the 2-year-old tot will start nursery at Willcocks Nursery School in January. Charlotte will take poetry and pottery classes at the sought-after nursery, which is located close to her …

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From Eating Disorder To Bikini Competitor In 5 Months!

Vital Stats<p><b>Name:</b> Chelsea Kamody <b><br>Occupation:</b> Eighth-grade science teacher <b><br>Location:</b> Bealeton, Virginia<p>At age 16, Chelsea Kamody had everything a girl …

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