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Live in the D: Former Miss America talk about eating disorders
Former Miss America Kirsten Haglund talks with Live in the D about eating disorders and what she's doing to help.
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Ke$ha leaves rehab after treatment for eating disorders: I'm happy and healthy
Singer Ke$ha is healthy and happy after leaving rehab following a two-month stint for the eating disorders anorexia and bulimia, People reported March 7. "Happy to be back! Feeling healthy & working on tons of new music," Kesha wrote on Twitter March 6. "I can't thank my fans enough for all the love & support u have given me.
Ke$ha Leaves Rehab
Two months after announcing she had entered rehab to seek treatment for eating disorders , Ke$ha has left the facility and says she is feeling "blessed" as she looks forward to her future.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Is Ke$ha Out Of Rehab?
Ke$ha extended her stint in rehab earlier this year - and had to cancel a number of shows - for treatment for eating disorders.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Kristen Jordan Shamus: Overcoming an eating disorder can be done with hard work
Kirsten Haglund, 25, suffered for years with an eating disorder before undergoing treatment and recovering.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Washington Post
Kansas students promote positive body images
The emphasis on appearance over intelligence, personality and behavior starts early for girls, and that culture turns particularly toxic during the teen years, when it can contribute to the development of eating disorders .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
New eating disorders charity launches
If you are not in Northern Ireland, the content may be available to watch at itv.com or stv.tv .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
More men, older women suffering eating disorders
More than 30 million Americans are currently struggling with an eating disorder, according to the National Eating Disorders Association .
Mon Feb 24, 2014
From memoirs to self-help guides, learn about anorexia and bulimia resources
An estimated 10 million women and one million men in the United States suffer from an eating disorder, according to the Eating Disorder Foundation.
National Eating Disorder Awareness: 81% Of 10-Year-Olds Are Afraid Of ...
To some, an eating disorder might seem like a confusing disease. If you don't eat you'll die - so just eat.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Dar Kenn ghal Sahhtek inaugurated as 2,000 people suffer from an eating disorder
Dar Kenn ghal Sahhtek, the residential home for the treatment of eating disorders anorexia, bulimia, Binge eating and obesity, will soon start providing multi-disciplinary treatment to patients after being officially inaugurated by the President of Malta, George Abela.
Rogers Behavioral Health System Adds Third Hospital in Brown Deer
The building at 4600 West Schroeder Drive was originally built as an 80-bed psychiatric hospital and outpatient center.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Winifred Lender: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall - Helping Kids Develop a Positive Body Image
February is National Eating Disorders Awareness Month, and as such it is an optimal time to consider eating disorders, their impact on our society and what we can do to support our youth, who are especially vulnerable to these disorders.
Expert Links Increasing Early Childhood Sexualization with Disordered Eating
Dr. Gregg Jantz, A Leading Eating Disorder Treatment Psychologist, Identifies Early Childhood Sexualization as Powerful Contributor to Eating Disorders, Urges Discussion During National Eating Disorder Awareness Week February 23-29 Contact: Beth Chapman, 816-835-0306, firstname.lastname@example.org EDMONDS, Wash., Feb. 20, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- ... (more)
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Phantom Projects Theatre Group Celebrates 17th Anniversary
Co-Founder Steve Cisneros visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about the group which provides a platform for young adults while providing a serious in-depth examination of real hard-hitting issues such as teen pregnancy, eating disorders, drug and alcohol use, racism and bullying.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
New Web-Based Support Group for Pregnant Women and Moms Struggling With Eating Disorders Launches
"Lift the Shame" is the first web-based support group of its kind specifically targeted to offer support and resources to pregnant women and moms with eating disorders.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
The weight-loss wishes of slimmers in Bishop Auckland and Sedgefield have come true
The rise in the number of cases of patients admitted to hospital with eating disorders in York and North Yorkshire could be due to improved awareness and diagnosis THE number of people with eating disorders being admitted to hospital in York and North Yorkshire has risen by more than a third, new statistics have shown.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Brain Mechanism Discovered Linking Food Smell...
Scientists, publishing a paper in the journal Nature Neuroscience , say that the type 1 cannabinoid receptor in the olfactory bulb in the brain could be causing you to eat more at the smell of food.
Prince George Citizen
Quick diagnosis best for eating disorders
Northern Health eating disorder clinic team leader Sandi DeWolf said the longer the eating disorder continues untreated, the more ingrained the behaviour becomes and the higher the risk of medical complications.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Bad Astronomy Blog
Marijuana Munchies Are Driven By Heightened Sense of Smell
"The munchies" are one of the well-documented side effects of marijuana, driving many a midnight smoker to compulsive snacking.