Monthly Archives: January 2013

Triggers are a part of my curriculumn…

Possible triggers: Some negative-self talk. Vague mentions of ED behavior. The fitness class I’m taking this semester requires me to keep a food and calorie log 3 days a week. Every week. For the whole semester. I know it’s better than having … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

 “Anorexia almost killed me”. -Mary-Kate Olsen

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Quote of the Day

“I have learned this much: Feeling fat has nothing to do with being fat. I’ve heard women who area size sixteen talk about how thin they felt, and I’ve heard women who are a size four talk about how fat … Continue reading

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“The Media Needs to Do It’s Homework”

Carrie Arnold of ED Bites wrote, “A big part of my job both as a science writer and as a blogger here for ED Bites is to read news articles. For ED Bites, not surprisingly, those articles are generally about … Continue reading

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“My whole point in being so honest about my journey and my recovery is to be able to help people. I know not a lot of artists or not a lot of celebrities will come out and basically air to … Continue reading

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One Study Claims Thinspiration is Counter-Productive

And I completly agree. Looking at pictures of girls thinner than I’ll ever be usually makes me want to stuff my face that much more. “Exposure to thin models results in self-esteem shifts that influence people’s motivation to diet. This … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“The assumption that everyone else is monitoring your physique against some imagined standard of perfection is indicative of a massively inflated ego. No one cares if you have dessert now and then. Non one notices when you gain or lose … Continue reading

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