Shattering Stigma: How Proud2Bme Writers Raised Awareness This NEDAwareness Week

Every year, NEDAwareness Week puts the spotlight on the seriousness of eating disorders to improve public understanding of their causes, triggers and treatments.

Participate in Proud2Bme's "It Takes 3" Instagram Challenge!

As the old adage goes, good things come in threes—and this campaign is proof. Starting today, we’re asking our Instagram followers to participate in the It Takes 3 Challenge.

Activism is a Lifestyle, Not a College Major!

Whether your ultimate career goal is to launch your own body-posi fashion label or counsel adolescents struggling with an eating disorder, our writers prove that you can study almost anything and still be an involved, aware and committed activist!

Take Action! 3 Ways to Support the Educating to Prevent Eating Disorders Act

By Pooja Patel--Eating disorders are here to stay—unless we do something about it. H.R. 4153 is here to help us do just that.

5 Ways to Speak Out About Eating Disorders

By Jeanette Suros--Eating disorders are a serious and complex disease, but those who don’t know much about eating disorders look at them as a set of behaviors.


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About Us

Proud2Bme is an online community created by and for teens. We cover everything from fashion and beauty to news, culture, and entertainment—all with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight.

This site was developed in partnership with Riverduinen and made possible by generous contributions from JPMorgan Chase, Globant, the University of Delaware, and The Hilda & Preston Davis Foundation.

Proud2Bme was first launched in the Netherlands by Riverduinen, a mental health organization that has licensed the concept to the National Eating Disorders Association. Unless otherwise noted, all original content on this site is copyright The National Eating Disorders Association. The Proud2Bme brand, logos, and trademarks are property of Rivierduinen.