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anorexia

Meducation
Meducation

MDMA Could Help Treat Eating Disorders

Ironic, given that people used to use it as an anorexia aid.
Natasha Preskey
2.8.18
anorexia
anorexia

This Is What It's Like to be Pregnant and Anorexic

Just because you're terrified of gaining weight doesn't mean you don't want to be a mom.
Adriana Ivanova
12.27.17
Living With It
Living With It

Recovering From an Eating Disorder Can be More Complicated Than Going Sober

“It’s easy to say, ‘I’m not going to drink or take Xanax.’ But you still have to eat.”
Melissa Meinzer
10.26.17
mental health
mental health

This Is What It's Like to Be a Drunkorexic

The term refers to the practice of eating less so you can drink more.
Melissa Meinzer
10.11.17
Living With It
Living With It

I Stopped Bingeing and Purging When I Became a Vegan

"Arresting my bulimia took making a radical and mindful change in what I did and didn't eat."
Melissa Meinzer
10.5.17
mental health
mental health

You May Not Ever Fully Recover From an Eating Disorder

I don't meet the clinical definition anymore, but my relationship with food is still fraught.
Michelle Malia
9.8.17
Open Minds
Open Minds

Do You Ever Actually ‘Recover’ From a Mental Illness?

When someone says their cancer is in remission, we understand it's not cured. But we tend to lack that grasp of nuance when the disease is psychological.
Kastalia Medrano
7.19.17
Phys Ed
Phys Ed

‘Bigorexia’ Is Plaguing the Bodybuilding Community

There's a thin line between fitness and obsession.
Jessie Gill
4.28.17
Whoa
Whoa

Implanting Electrodes in the Brain Can Help Treat Anorexia

It's a promising first step in treating the deadliest psychiatric disorder.
Jesse Hicks
2.24.17
Transformations
Transformations

I Used to Weigh 64 Pounds

As most people resolve to drop pounds this year, my goals include gains.
Kelly Uchima
1.23.17