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More post Neda week thoughts…

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We’ve got to stop whispering.  People are dying.Lynn Grefe

 

As proud as I was that NEDAwareness Week and the NEDA helpline were promoted on this morning news show. As proud as I was that this program was raising awareness and educating viewers on the causes, research, funding and general overview of symptoms. As proud as I was that they actually took the time to interview NEDA’s President/CEO, Lynn Grefe. As proud as I am that they chose to interview a woman that did not fit into society’s narrow-minded, stereotypical view of EDs; by including a Latina woman who spoke out on diversity among ED suffers in terms of age, gender, race, etc. As proud as I am that it did not provide any pro-ana or pro-mia messages. As proud as I am that ED-NOS was even actually mentioned in the program….

 

I have to…

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