Topic: eating disorders


Painting "Woman in Front of the Mirror" by János Vaszary (public domain)

The Cost of Body Shame

Often when we talk about body shame we talk about it in the context of food, eating, body image, and eating disorders. And these ... [ more ]

Often when we talk about body shame we talk about it in the context ... [ more ]

Often when we talk about body shame we talk about it in the context of food, eating, body image, ... [ more ]

Photo of mannequins in a store in Montreal

Eating Disorders Affect Asian Women Too

by Sasha Fierce This past week, numerous countries around the world, including Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom, took part in the ... [ more ]

by Sasha Fierce This past week, numerous countries around the world, including Canada, the ... [ more ]

by Sasha Fierce This past week, numerous countries around the world, including Canada, the United States, and the United ... [ more ]

Status of Women Committee MPs Study Eating Disorders

by Jarrah Hodge On February 10 I had a unique opportunity to speak to the House of Commons Status of Women Committee on eating ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge On February 10 I had a unique opportunity to speak to ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge On February 10 I had a unique opportunity to speak to the House of Commons Status ... [ more ]

Radical Beauty

by Sarah Jensen As a teenager, I worshipped the pages of Seventeen and Y&M, later graduating to Glamour and Marie-Claire. I even read Cosmo ... [ more ]

by Sarah Jensen As a teenager, I worshipped the pages of Seventeen and Y&M, ... [ more ]

by Sarah Jensen As a teenager, I worshipped the pages of Seventeen and Y&M, later graduating to Glamour and ... [ more ]

Preschool Girls Internalizing Body Image Pressure

Reading the paper today the headline: “Young girls believe thinner is better” caught my eye. In an experiment similar to the famous 1954 Clarks’ ... [ more ]

Reading the paper today the headline: “Young girls believe thinner is better” caught my ... [ more ]

Reading the paper today the headline: “Young girls believe thinner is better” caught my eye. In an experiment similar ... [ more ]