Tag : eating disorder

Cycle Of Emotional Eating And Emotional Feeding

Parenting  26 April '17

Emotional Eating, Emotional Feeding: Parents To Blame For Introducing Foods To Soothe Upset Kids

It's parents who trigger the cycle of emotional feeding and emotional eating in children, which could become a full-blown eating disorder.

Teen opened up about anorexia

Children  20 April '17

17-Year-Old Model Opens Up Why Anorexia Almost Killed Her

Phoebe Combes opens up about her anorexia and how it caused her skin to rip apart.

Michael Dorn

Health/Nutrition  1 March '17

National Eating Disorder Awareness Week: Milton Teacher Uses Personal Experience To Educate Teens About Eating Disorder Issue

A Milton teacher lost his daughter to eating disorder and he uses that experience to let teens know more about the issue.

Lily Collins

Health/Nutrition  24 January '17

Lily Collins Reveals Battle With Eating Disorders During Teenage Years; 'Love, Rosie' Star Says New Film Hits Close To Home

Lily Collins just revealed she battled an eating disorder during her teenage years.

Children's Hospital Class Aims To Help Youth With Obesity Issues

Teens/Young Adults  23 August '16

To Diet Or Not? Teens Must Focus on Health And Not On Weight Loss, AAP Says

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released new guidelines for teens to avoid dieting and instead focus on living a healthy lifestyle.

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2016 - Swim BBQ VIP

Behavior  17 August '16

Parenting Tips: How To Raise Your Children Loving Their Body And Accept They Are Beautiful

As parents, you have the power to shape your child's perspective when it comes to their body image. Here is your guide.

Hot Summer Forecast For The UK

Puberty  24 June '16

New Study Claims Obesity In Adulthood Is Due To Parents Who Are Mean And Teenagers Who Are Taught To Be Insecure About Their Food

If you ever wonder why there are a lot of female adults who are suffering from obesity these days? Here is your answer.

Oscar Mayer Wienermobile Kicks Off Summer Tour

Health  13 May '16

Children Given Treats As Rewards Tend To Be Emotional Eaters Later On

Kids who were often given food as rewards by their parents are more likely to be emotional eaters later on in life.

MCC Women's Team China Tour at Dulwich College Beijing

Teens/Young Adults  22 April '16

Eating Disorders In Female Students Causes By Schools, Study Says

"These results suggest that female students at fee-paying or selective schools are more likely to have a diagnosed eating disorder, particularly if the schools are single-sex," the researchers said.

New Fashion Brand Nolita Advertising Campaign Against Anorexia

Teens/Young Adults  22 April '16

Anorexia Is More Likely In Girls From High-Achieving Families And All Girls Schools

Girls from all girls schools and families with university degrees are more likely to develop eating disorders such as anorexia.

Size Zero Models Become The Focus Of London Fashion Week

Health/Nutrition  12 April '16

Anorexia A Narcissism Issue: Baroness Joan Bakewell Suggests Eating Disorder Results From Indulgence

TV presenter Baroness Joan Bakewell brought on outrage by suggesting that anorexia nervosa is a result of narcissism.

Victoria's Secret Angel Erin Heatherton walks the runway during the 2012 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the Lexington Avenue Armory

Health/Nutrition  11 April '16

Victoria's Secret Model Came Close To Mental Disorder: Erin Heatherton Reveals How Weight Loss Pressure Led To Depression

Former Victoria's Secret model Erin Heatheron almost became a victim of mental health issues through an eating disorder brought on by weight loss pressure.

New Fashion Brand Nolita Advertising Campaign Against Anorexia

Health/Nutrition  29 March '16

Anorexia Nervosa Treatment: Brain Stimulation Can Reduce Symptoms Of Anorexia Nervosa, Researchers Say

A group of researchers suggested that brain stimulation could reduce the symptoms of the eating disorder called anorexia nervosa.

Anorexia

Health/Nutrition  28 March '16

Anorexia Symptoms Can Now Be Alleviated

Anorexia, one of the most difficult conditions to treat can now be cured by a therapy that is known to treat depression. The therapy could lessen the symptoms of anorexia from the sufferers around the world.

woman on a weighing scale

Family Life  1 March '16

What It's Really Like After You Recover From an Eating Disorder

Take a closer look at two eating disorder survivors and what life really is after they have recovered.

eating disorder

Health/Nutrition  23 February '16

Are You Suffering From Eating Disorder? Here's What You Need To Know

In light of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, list in here are some important things to remind people with eating disorder that they are not alone.

Homer Simpson

Parenting  15 July '15

Study Says Fat Cartoons Characters are Linked to Childhood Obesity

A new study about childhood obesity published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology claims that fat cartoon characters can trigger eating and body image problems in children. The study, which was done at Colorado State University, said that children, who are often exposed to plump and chubby cartoon characters, may easily develop indulgences in food.

Peaches Geldof

null  10 April '14

Peaches Geldof cause of death possibly bulimia, TV doctor speculates

Peaches Geldof claimed she slimmed down by cutting out junk food, following her doctor's warning about her unhealthy weight, before her death.

tape measure

Health/Nutrition  9 April '14

Men with eating disorders underdiagnosed

Eating disorders are often viewed as a women's issue, leaving many men battling such disorders undiagnosed, according to researchers from the University of Oxford and University of Glasgow.

Frances Chan, Yale student

Health/Nutrition  8 April '14

Yale student forced to gain weight or leave school

A Yale student claims that her university threatened to kick her out of school if she did not gain weight.

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