After I was diagnosed with anorexia-not-severe-enough-to-be-sectioned and put on a waiting list for ‘talking therapy’ by my GP, there followed a period of compulsive eating. What I found in my binges was another way to express my discontent
‘It did more damage to my mental health than my physical health’
The comments were made ahead of a parliamentary group’s investigation into the issue
Hannah Carpenter had taken thousands of pictures of herself and captioned them criticising the way she looked
Dr Bratman created the term in 1996, after his personal experience of “a phase of extreme dietary purity”, where he experienced intrusive thoughts of kale that prevented him from having good conversations with others
The 'disease disguised as a virtue' is not yet a recognised eating disorder
The prototype allowed users to compare their size with that of famous faces such as Cheryl Cole, Kate Middleton and Adele
Live-streams of meals can attract viewers of thousands night after night - with audiences donating enough money for the host to live on
From pornography to skipping meals, too many children don't know where to turn when they need help and advice
Ellie Goulding heads up the albums chart 65 weeks after Halycon was released
Pop singer Ke$ha has checked into rehab seeking treatment for an eating disorder.
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The designer is doing a pretty good job of representing the worst of fashion
If your child is overweight and it impacts their health there is action you should take. But that shouldn't involve inflicting the misery of body-awareness and calorie counting
The condition is believed to be twice as common as bulimia nervosa
Judge says four-year-old suffered incomprehensible brutality from Magdelena Luczak and Mariusz Krezolek