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By On August 28th, 2018

Model Ireland Baldwin shares her experience with an eating disorder

It would be easy to think Ireland Baldwin has lived a charmed life as the daughter of actors Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger, but the 22-year-old recently opened up about struggling with body issues throughout her life. Over the weekend, the emerging model shared several photos and messages on Instagram detailing how she battled eating…

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By On June 15th, 2017

Purging through exercise – One man’s personal experience with bulimia

Bulimia is arguably the most well-known eating disorder, likely because of the visceral imagery it brings to mind. It forces us to envision young, dangerously frail women purging through vomiting or other means like laxatives in the isolation of an otherwise quiet bathroom. While this is often the case with bulimia, the eating disorder doesn’t…

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By On June 28th, 2016

Study Shows How Common Disordered Eating Is Abroad

It is estimated that in the U.S. alone, 30 million people will experience a significant eating disorder like anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating disorder. However, it isn’t just an American issue. Eating disorders are a serious issue afflicting hundreds of millions around the world. A recent study from Australia helps reinforce that fact. The study,…

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