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  • Neda Agha Soltan, killed by sniper in Iran in 2009
    John McCain speaks about the death of Neda in Iran at RNC speech
    John McCain addressed the Republican Convention yesterday with a fiery speech that made mention of an Iranian woman killed in 2009 who became a symbol of the protest movement in that country.“When Iranians rose up by the millions against...
  • National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
    Kids and Eating Disorders: National Eating Disorder Awareness Week
    This week is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week and in honor is this important cause I’d like to say a few things about eating disorders and young children. Below, you will also find links to some excellent eating disorder education...
  • NEDAwarness
    Teens and eating disorders: National Eating Disorder Awareness Week (NEDA)
    February 26-March 3, 2012 is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week. (NEDA) The aim of NEDAwareness Week is to ultimately prevent eating disorders and body image issues while reducing the stigma surrounding eating disorders and improving access...
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    My Journey in Recovery
    28 years after the onset of anorexia, I can finally say that I am in recovery. Growing up, I appeared to be a happy, normal child. "Happy" was a mask I used to keep everyone else at bay.Although techinically the Eating Disorder probably...
  • NEDA week, Kiehn
    If you're thinking about eating this week....
    February 20-26, 2011, is an important week for as many as 10 million women and girls and one million men and boys fighting a life-and-death battle with anorexia or bulimia, and another 25 million fighting a binge eating disorder, and for those who...
  • Abdul
    Emme, Paula Abdul focus on body image
    What do Paula Abdul, Zina Garrison, Justin Ly, Karla Mosley, Carré Otis Sutton, Whitney Thompson, Bradley Bayou, and Jessica Weiner have in common? All are well-known people who are using their celebrity on the National Eating Disorders...