Recovery Resources | Popular Culture Articles
The articles below range from true stories of recovery from an eating disorder to considerations of how over focus on "healthy eating" may lead to future eating problems. The resources and articles in this section are easy to read and connect with. We hope that you find them helpful in gaining knowledge that you can apply to your own recovery whether you suffer from anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, or know someone who does. We hope that you find these tools and supports to be helpful.
Eating Disorder Recovery Stories
The stories are about individuals who have recovered from an eating disorder like anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder or are pursuing recovery from an eating disorder. The journey often has ups and downs, but we hope that these true stories inspire and motivate you to take positive steps toward change.
How to Help a Loved One
Knowing how to help support a loved one who is suffering from an eating disorder is not always easy. Here are some helpful articles and blog entries that discuss ways you can help you loved one who may be struggling with anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, or other problems related to food or body image. The more education and tools you have to support a loved one, the better.
Culture and Eating Disorders
There are many ways that cultural trends and pressures can affect all of us. Young women in particularly have been negatively affected by the "thin ideal" that is often presented in the United States.
Inspiring and Empowering Actions
Recovery Resource Suggestions
If you have any recommendation for articles we should include, please let us know and we would be more than happy to add it to this page.