'I COULD HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT'
Black Women Suffer From Eating Disorders, Too
NEW YEAR, NEW PRESSURES
How Diet Culture Hinders Those With Eating Disorders
Resolutions to lose weight are tough—and can trigger eating disorders, particularly among those with a genetic mutation variant.
Suitcase Murder Mystery Solved!
The body in a suitcase found that turned up in an Italian harbor was not a murder victim. The truth was even more tragic than that.
Anorexia Isn’t Just for Teenagers
Like puberty, midlife puts women at risk for eating disorders. It’s time for doctors to stop ignoring it.
Can a Microbiome Treat Eating Disorders?
Gut microbes have been studied as cause (and cure) for bacterial infections and bowel disease, but not eating disorders. New studies explore the tiny bugs’ huge potential.
MEDIA IS THE MESSAGE
Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models
Models in Israel will have to maintain a BMI of 18.5 or higher if they want to stay employed. Will policing models’ body weight have any influence on the prevalence of eating disorders?
You’re Never ‘Cured’ of Eating Disorders
Until doctors and researchers can decide what qualifies as ‘recovery’ from an eating disorder, patients continue to exist in a strange limbo.
An Artist Paints Women Eating
Many women have a complicated relationship with food, a situation artist Lee Price knows well. In her new series of work, Price explores emotional eating using herself as her subject.