National Eating Disorder Awareness Week: Finding Beauty in the Imperfect

I was honored to be asked by Emily Stolworthy of Babblings by Anxiety’s Elite to write a post on Eating Disorders. This is the end of National Eating Disorder Awareness week, but we need to continue to have discussions like this in order for things to change. Follow both of us for future collaborations!

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This week is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, and you might have seen some hashtags on Instagram like #neda and #nedawareness. This might be surprising to some, but eating disorders are some of the most misunderstood, stigmatized diagnoses out there. This week I was asked by a Emily, the owner of Babblings by Anxiety’s Elite (this blog), to write a post that addresses some of those things and though the challenge was a bit daunting, I was happy to give it a shot. I want to take some time to clarify some perspectives on eating disorders.

Disclaimer: I am not going to be spending time defining what an eating disorder is. That is something that I am sure Google would be more than happy to do for you!

Eating Disorders as a “Choice”.

Let’s come out swinging. This is one of the most hotly debated accusations out there right…

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