May 06, 2021 4:50 pm
"When you equate weight loss with 'health', place value and worth on someone’s size, you are basically saying that we are more valuable now because we are smaller & perpetuating diet culture… & that’s corny as hell," wrote Tess Holliday
September 20, 2019 3:01 pm
Obesophobia, just like other phobias, arises from a combination of traumatic events and internal predispositions.
September 17, 2019 3:28 pm
Anorexia nervosa is a life threatening medical condition that cannot be treated in isolation, or by force-feeding. It requires a team of professionals — nutritionists, therapists, support groups — and food and medicines to treat a patient.
April 10, 2015 1:41 pm
The researchers identified that lack of the estrogen-related receptor alpha (ESRRA) gene is linked to anorexia nervosa, an eating disorder.
October 22, 2010 3:51 pm
Drunkorexia - a new trend that involves not eating in order to save calories for alcohol-is gaining momentum amongst youngsters.
August 10, 2010 6:36 pm
A 16-year-old NRI girl,who was under treatment for severe anorexia has gone missing from a hospital in Roehampton in the UK.
June 01, 2010 3:04 pm
Posh claims that she has to eat healthy food because she had bad skin. She has often faced criticism for her skinny figure
March 30, 2009 4:31 pm
A new study has busted decades of belief that anorexia is mainly caused by social factors,after researchers have found some girls are born to be anorexic.