A Perfect Storm

A Perfect Storm

A Perfect Storm By: Hannah Meeks        Pregnancy, especially an unplanned one, can be a stressful time for women with eating disorders due to amplified feelings of body dissatisfaction and anxiety about gaining weight. This, coupled with a lack of support and...
Breastfeeding While in Recovery

Breastfeeding While in Recovery

Breastfeeding While in Recovery By Hattie RoweWest Virginia University Breastfeeding is a unique and personal choice for every woman. The decision whether or not to breastfeed should be made by the mother, and not by her eating disorder. Research has shown that women...
How to tell your doctor

How to tell your doctor

How to tell your Doctor Telling your doctor, nurse, or other healthcare professional about your eating disorder (whether past or present) can feel overwhelming. Often, it might have been a secret that you have kept from even those closest to you. However, it is...