Parenting 26 April '17
It's parents who trigger the cycle of emotional feeding and emotional eating in children, which could become a full-blown eating disorder.
Children 20 April '17
Phoebe Combes opens up about her anorexia and how it caused her skin to rip apart.
Health/Nutrition 1 March '17
A Milton teacher lost his daughter to eating disorder and he uses that experience to let teens know more about the issue.
Health/Nutrition 24 January '17
Lily Collins just revealed she battled an eating disorder during her teenage years.
Teens/Young Adults 23 August '16
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released new guidelines for teens to avoid dieting and instead focus on living a healthy lifestyle.
Behavior 17 August '16
As parents, you have the power to shape your child's perspective when it comes to their body image. Here is your guide.
Puberty 24 June '16
If you ever wonder why there are a lot of female adults who are suffering from obesity these days? Here is your answer.
Health 13 May '16
Kids who were often given food as rewards by their parents are more likely to be emotional eaters later on in life.
Teens/Young Adults 22 April '16
"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.
Teens/Young Adults 22 April '16
Girls from all girls schools and families with university degrees are more likely to develop eating disorders such as anorexia.
Health/Nutrition 12 April '16
TV presenter Baroness Joan Bakewell brought on outrage by suggesting that anorexia nervosa is a result of narcissism.
Health/Nutrition 11 April '16
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.
Health/Nutrition 29 March '16
A group of researchers suggested that brain stimulation could reduce the symptoms of the eating disorder called anorexia nervosa.
Health/Nutrition 28 March '16
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.
Family Life 1 March '16
Take a closer look at two eating disorder survivors and what life really is after they have recovered.
Health/Nutrition 23 February '16
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.
Parenting 15 July '15
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.
null 10 April '14
Peaches Geldof claimed she slimmed down by cutting out junk food, following her doctor's warning about her unhealthy weight, before her death.
Health/Nutrition 9 April '14
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.
Health/Nutrition 8 April '14
A Yale student claims that her university threatened to kick her out of school if she did not gain weight.