Archives for Bulimia

General

White Elephants

As I cried, I wanted to believe it was the alcohol that induced Mom’s words.  I had to believe it was the alcohol.  I don’t want them.  The words...
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General

Book Review: Brain Over Binge

Bulimia had consumed Kathryn Hansen’s life for six years.  Sudden, often unpredictable urges drove her to eat uncontrollably and then to exercise for hours at a time.  One simple...
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Anorexia

The Voice of an Eating Disorder

Many people have a difficult time comprehending eating disorders and their true intensity and severity. Myths abound: Eating disorders are a choice. (They’re not, but you can choose to...
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Addictions

Food, Family and the Holidays

If you tend to struggle with food, weight and body image, holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas can be particularly challenging, because they revolve so much around food and mealtimes....
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