National Eating Disorders Association

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  1. Seattle Mariners Catcher Mike Marjama Has a Message for Men Struggling with Eating Disorders

    ... to inspire others, especially men and boys, to seek to help and support they deserve. Read more of his story in our interview below: ... to the forefront, perhaps more people struggling will find the support and resources I was blessed to find. I want other people, ...

  2. 15 Things Every Caregiver Should Know About Navigating Eating Disorders

    ... 3. “Try to understand me. Read up on my disorder; find out all you can about the eating/restricting/self-harm/depression.” ... 8. “Showing love and genuine concern is the best way to help someone with an eating disorder. Anger or condemnation is never helpful. ...

  3. Recovery – It’s Like Learning to Ride a Bicycle

    ... and adolescents, but many miss the opportunity for this help, and the illness becomes embedded in our identity, masterly manipulating ... up. When they let the trainer wheels go, they excitedly find they have more freedom and can go faster, they can go anywhere they like. ...

  4. 4 Ways to Self-Care This Holiday Season

    ... self-care tips that I have found useful, and I hope they can help others as well: 1. Get enough sleep. It’s easy to stay up ... my desk area often piles up with work. When I reorganize, I find that it helps my mind feel on-task to complete any work that I have and ...

  5. Embarking on the Long Road to Recovery

    ... I felt so guilty, but I couldn’t stop. I wanted someone to help me, but didn't know what to do. My mom found out I had not been attending ... things and I think one of the most important things is to find someone you can trust. My mom was there for me through the ups and downs. ...

  6. Swallowed Whole

    ... or reading that covers this subject. I could never find a resource for help and felt too ashamed to tell anyone because I considered myself a freak— ...

  7. Insurance & Legal Issues

    ... overwhelming, and frustrating. NEDA has some tools to help inform this process.  Note: A parent/guardian can legally act on ... Read the detailed description of the benefits contract to find out what is covered and for how long. If you can’t understand the ...

  8. Poll: 46% of Twitter Respondents Reported That Their School Has No Eating Disorders Resources

    ... reach out and seek treatment. Luckily, NEDA is here to help. NEDA offers a variety of services such as an online screening tool , a ... volunteers. In addition to these services, educators can find information about eating disorders as well as ways to support young people ...

  9. National Eating Disorders Association Hosts Inaugural Regional Conference in Philadelphia

    ... a supportive, nourishing environment for anyone looking for help for themselves or a loved one. We are proud to bring this support to more ... Each year, NEDA helps millions of people across the country find information and appropriate treatment resources through its toll-free, ...

  10. Supporting Athletes in Eating Disorder Recovery Through Change

    ... be treated equally. If previous staff is still present, find the time to learn more about your new players and how to relate to them. ... tough this can be and that you will be there for them and help them find resources is needed. From a recovered runner/now running ...

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