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It's National Eating Disorders Awareness Week!

February 23rd-March 1st is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. This year's theme is "I had no idea." Find out all the ways you can participate with us!

Weighing Kids At School: Bad Idea

Schools across the country are now weighing students and tracking their BMI. But this attempt to address childhood obesity could be adding fuel to the fire of another epidemic: eating disorders.

Happy New Year! 6 Posts To Help You Kick Things Off With Confidence

It's that time of year. On the upside, there is space to reflect on where you've been and where you're going. On the downside, diet talk is everywhere. Here's how to keep it all in perspective.

What Eating Disorders Really Look Like

By Brittany Posey--There's a common misconception that those who suffer from eating disorders are easy to identify by their noticeably thin, skeletal features.

Pro-Eating Disorder? Not Me.

By Kelly Kramer--In my search for healthy, winter recipes, I stumbled upon these words on somebody’s Tumblr: “pro ana” and “pro mia.”

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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.

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