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What to Do — And What Not to Do — If You Think Your Friend Has an Eating Disorder

What to Do — And What Not to Do — If You Think Your Friend Has an Eating Disorder

This week is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, so we wanted to address a serious problem that we know a lot of you have faced: what do you do when you think your friend has an eating disorder? Do you confront them? Get them help? Hope they come out of it themselves? We don’t get all […]

HRT – Hormone Replacement Therapy

While it would be wrong to rule out HRT completely, far fewer women than the proponents of HRT would have us believe actually need medication to control their body chemistry. Despite tireless campaigns by doctors and drug companies, half of all women p…

Reader Success Story: How I Found My Strength and Overcame Anorexia

Reader Success Story: How I Found My Strength and Overcame Anorexia

This reader success story by Kasey Hardt is a part of You Can Do It Week. Kasey is currently pursuing a hospitality degree with an event concentration and minor in psychology.  Everyone talks about how losing weight is going to change their life for the better. Everyone talks about how counting calories and exercising and eating healthy will [...]