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  • Males suffer from eating disorders, too
    Males suffer from eating disorders, too
    When the topic of eating disorders come up, young women usually come to mind; however, eating disorders also occur among men. A new study evaluated eating disorders among males. The study was published on November 26 in the journal JAMA Pediatrics...
  • Rivka Sheehan
    Hemp Talk with bulimia and anorexia survivor Rivka Sheehan
    Ms. Rivka Sheehan—a beautiful Israeli-American anorexia survivor—kinda possesses the same adorable characteristics, as does Tess McGill—the sweet and lovable downtrodden secretary—who was superbly portrayed by Melanie...
  • Bob Harper The Biggest Loser
    Olympic gold medal tennis star battling bulimia wants to be 'The Biggest Loser'
    Trying to avoid becoming the "Biggest Snoozer" without Jillian Michaels, "The Biggest Loser" is combining its traditional weight loss focus with insights into the lives of former athletes. Now one of those contestants, an ex...
  • Lady Gaga
    After battling bulimia and anorexia, Lady Gaga says Tony Bennett saved her
    At 28, Lady Gaga is known for her extravagant stage displays, extraordinary music and extreme fashion choices. But although she seems to have nothing in common with 88-year-old traditional Tony Bennett, she credits him for saving her life....
  • Joan Rivers
    Joan Rivers dies at 81: Did her bulimia battle affect her health prognosis?
    When Dr. Mehmet Oz invited Joan Rivers and her daughter Melissa to his talk show in April, the episode ranged from discussions of Joan's battle with bulimia to her plastic surgery procedures. But did her eating disorder history impact her...
  • Demi Lovato tapes PSA
    Demi Lovato helps raise awareness about mental illness in new PSA
    She’s already been vocal about her own dark times, and now pop star Demi Lovato wants to shine a light on mental illness in an effort to help others. The former “X Factor” judge has partnered with "The Mental Health...
  • Diane Keaton and her battle with bulimia
    Diane Keaton and her battle with bulimia
    Apologies in advance to Dr. Oz lovers. Once again he is late to the game having Diane Keaton on his show talking about her bulimic episode when in fact many outlets including Huffingtonpost and DailyMaily reported this in 2011.The infamous Ms....
  • Gaga: Glamorizing bulimia
    Gaga: Glamorizing eating disorders
    We’ve always known that Lady Gaga likes to bring the shock factor wherever she goes, but her latest stunts are borderline disturbing. She’s even angering her fellow pop stars. Thursday night, Gaga performed at SXSW, where mechanical...
  • Lady Gaga
    Vomit on Lady Gaga
    It is good to push boundaries and learn new things. Everyone who leads has had to run faster than they thought they could as some point or another. However, are there limits to good taste that need to be considered?Why vomit on Lady gaga? She has...
  • Michelle Duggar discusses bulimia battle
    Michelle Duggar on bulimia: Mother of 19 suffered disorder before marrying
    Michelle Duggar admitted she suffered with bulimia when she was a teen. This was a hard tale for the star of "19 Kids and Counting" to tell her future husband Jim Bob when she met him at the age of 16. But, according to People via the...
  • Michelle Duggar reveals battle with Bulimia
    Michelle Duggar reveals her struggle with bulimia; hopes to help others
    Michelle Duggar is speaking out about her struggles with Bulimia.Duggar of the hit TLC show, "19 Kids and Counting" has shared with People magazine that she has struggled with the eating disorder Bulimia and that she opened up to her...
  • Letting Ana Go
    From memoirs to self-help guides, learn about anorexia and bulimia resources
    An estimated 10 million women and one million men in the United States suffer from an eating disorder, according to the Eating Disorder Foundation. If you're seeking help for yourself or someone you care about, talk with an expert.In addition,...
  • Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Center
    Lesser-Known but Wonderful Hikes for Those Suffering with Eating Disorders in LA
    You may have heard that hiking is a healthy pastime but for those suffering from Eating Disorders it may be especially helpful. If you suffer from binge-eating, anorexia, bulimia or another type of eating disorder, it is important to stay present...
  • Just for Dads: The Dad's Initiative
    Just for Dads: The Dad's Initiative
    A forum for Dads of daughters with eating disorders is in the planning stages. The "Dads Initiative", as it is currently being called, will be a place where Dads can connect with one another and find resources to aid them in the eating...
  • Performer Ke$ha, shown here with Pitbull, has entered a rehab facility for treatment for an undisclosed eating disorder
    Ke$ha goes to rehab: Eating disorders have many potential sources
    The Associated Press reports that Ke$ha (music performer and reality TV personality Kesha Rose Sebert) has checked into a rehabilitation facility for the treatment of an undisclosed eating disorder. The performer offers a short statement: "I&...