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Rewriting Beautiful – One Girl at a Time

Today’s blog features an interview with Irvina Kanarek, Founder and Creative Director of the non-profit group Rewrite Beautiful. When and where did Rewrite Beautiful start?

July 30, 2012 Eating Disorders
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New Book Details Man’s Story Of Anorexia And Recovery

This is a guest blog by Adam Lamparello, author of the new book “Ten-Mile Morning: My Journey through Anorexia Nervosa”. I wrote “Ten-Mile Morning: My

July 26, 2012 Eating Disorders
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The Moralization of Food

“Hi and Lois” is a long-running comic strip featuring a couple and their four children. It’s pretty G-rated and has been around since the 1950’s.

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Order Up! Soul Pancakes For All

Bears, beets, and Battlestar Galactica. If you’re a fan of Dwight Schrute, the more than slightly off-center salesman on the t.v. series “The Office”, you

July 19, 2012 Eating Disorders
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9 Ways To Stop Hating Your Body

The concept of loving one’s body seems foreign to so many people, especially women. We put so many qualifiers on when we’re allowed to actually

July 17, 2012 Eating Disorders
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How To Make A Coping Bank

We take the money we earn and put it in the bank for when we need it. When we were kids, we’d take the monetary

July 11, 2012 Eating Disorders
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Teen Vogue Targetted By Anti-Airbrushing Teenage Girls

A few months ago, a 14 year old girl took on Seventeen magazine and their airbrushing policy and the results were something to celebrate. Now

July 09, 2012 Eating Disorders
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Learn to Love Yourself With Affirmations

Using affirmations to learn to love yourself takes practice, but many credit them with raising their self-esteem and helping in recovery from an eating disorder.

July 04, 2012 Eating Disorders