National Eating Disorders Association

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  1. Hope at Every Age (or: Freedom at Every Age)

    ... mental illness often don’t understand what it is like and find it difficult to relate. Some family members may struggle to cope with the ... of eleven remained buried in my troubled mind and needed help to emerge from the prison of my illness. Many medications were prescribed ...

    admin - 12/30/2013 - 10:55am

  2. 2014 LA Artist Initiative NEDA Walk

    ... for his book, Shattered Image, and his continued support and help for raising awareness with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) and eating ... out of me and causes me at times to become very vain, but I find great joy and satisfaction in helping others and seeing other people rise ...

    _admin_communic... - 01/15/2015 - 3:18pm

  3. Treating an Eating Disorder

    ... People with eating disorders need to seek professional help. Early diagnosis and intervention significantly enhance recovery. ... for individuals struggling with an eating disorder to find a health professional they trust to help coordinate and oversee their ...

    tsegarra - 10/05/2017 - 4:14pm

  4. You Never Gave Up On Me, Dad

    ... all those years. You told me to look within myself and to find, internally, where that passion once came from. You told me, when I was ... with the proper tools and resources, reaching out for help, and most importantly, communicating with me and inspiring me to push ...

    _admin_communic... - 06/15/2017 - 11:47am

  5. 3 Lessons I Learned in the Early Stages of Eating Disorder Recovery

    ... a demon in the eye. In order to face that demon, I needed help, and that’s where my support system, my faith and my will to live came ... with your recovery journey, visit the NEDA website to find resources and support groups near you or call the National Eating ...

    _admin_communic... - 09/26/2016 - 9:59am

  6. What is Health at Every Size?

    ... that their goals are to eradicate eating disorders and help people overcome their problems. Sounds like a cohesive team doesn’t it? ... place as a source of nourishment and pleasure. Find the joy in moving your body and becoming more physically vital in your ...

    tsegarra - 10/05/2017 - 4:15pm

  7. A Dark Ride – On Writing What I Know

    ... like they have an eating disorder or don’t ask for help because the stigma is overwhelming? How many people end up suffering in ... into it and let your eyes adjust. That, to me, is how we find our own way out.   If you’re looking for help to get out of your ...

    _admin_communic... - 08/02/2017 - 11:35am

  8. Finding Freedom

    ... sat down with me one day and gently said "We are getting you help." I quickly responded that I didn't know what she was talking about and I ... be afraid of truth. When you look truth in the eye- you will find strength to break out of a cocoon and learn to spread your wings like a ...

    Anonymous - 02/05/2014 - 12:47pm

  9. Broken Never Shattered

    ... was quite different. Going through this phase and trying to find myself, I realized I didn't want attention but I felt I NEEDED control. My ... disorder. All the research I did talked about female self-help groups, tips for young women, and you'd hear about female celebrities ...

    _admin_programs - 01/28/2014 - 9:45am

  10. 6 Ways to Cope with Being Motherless on Mother’s Day

    ... I had a mother,” “I wish my mother had been there to help me through recovery,” and “It’s not fair that my mother is gone” ... it doesn’t hurt to ask for support in whatever form you find most helpful.  You can also reach out to trusted family or friends.  Ask ...

    _admin_communic... - 05/12/2017 - 12:29pm

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