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YBIC x NEDAwareness 2021 Blog Round Up
By Yoga and Body Image Coalition

The Yoga and Body Image Coalition is a 2021 Featured NEDAwareness Week Partner. YBIC’s mission is to work with all of the ways yoga and body image intersect to create greater access and dignity for all.

Check out these articles YBIC is highlighting:

Reframing Health & Wellness in the Face of Diet Culture by Pia Schiavo-Campo

You Have to See the Eating Disorder Beast to Slay the Beast
By JD Ouellette, Director of Family Mentorship, Equip

This blog post is sponsored by Equip.

A Message of Gratitude to the NEDAwareness Week Lighting Partners and Volunteer Photographers
By Yasemin Merwede

Every year in February, the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) leads the largest national outreach effort to raise awareness about eating disorders: National Eating Disorders (#NEDAwareness) Week. NEDAwareness Week (February 22 – February 28, 2021) is an annual campaign to bring public attention to the critical needs of individuals and families dealing with this mental illness.

#BoycottTheBefore: Sharing Our Recovery Stories Responsibly
By Lexie Manion

As not every eating disorder recovery story is discussed in the media and not every eating disorder sufferer feels valid in their struggles, it is imperative for us to work towards building a most inclusive community. What this means is that we uplift every body — not just some — and work towards creating spaces that are welcome to all.