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Demi Lovato says she was told she was ‘not sick enough’ for eating disorder treatment

Demi Lovato says she was told she was ‘not sick enough’ for eating disorder treatment

Demi Lovato says she was told she was ‘not sick enough’ for eating disorder treatment Demi Lovato says she was told she was ‘not sick enough’ for eating disorder treatment Demi Lovato has revealed that she was told she was “not sick enough” to get proper treatment for her eating disorder. The singer has struggled with bulimia and anorexia from …

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Eating Outside During the Pandemic

Eating Outside During the Pandemic

Eating Outside During the Pandemic Eating Outside During the Pandemic Mr. Levitt, who lives in Manhattan, has learned the hard way that his feet become blocks of ice when he sits outside for an hour or more. He’s taken to wearing warm shoes with a few layers of socks, and he and his wife and children also make sure to …

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Weight Gain and Stress Eating Are Downside of Pandemic Life

Weight Gain and Stress Eating Are Downside of Pandemic Life

Weight Gain and Stress Eating Are Downside of Pandemic Life Weight Gain and Stress Eating Are Downside of Pandemic Life “This was such a drastic and abrupt change to everyone’s daily life that we needed to see what was going on,” said Dr. Flanagan. “We wanted to put some data to the anecdotal behaviors we were seeing.” From April through …

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Many of us are stress eating because of the pandemic.

Many of us are stress eating because of the pandemic.

Many of us are stress eating because of the pandemic. Many of us are stress eating because of the pandemic. The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted everyday life, isolated people from friends and family, and spawned an economic crisis. On top of all that, it has also affected people’s mental and physical health. A global survey conducted earlier this year confirms …

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A Man Died After Eating a Bag of Black Licorice Every Day

A Man Died After Eating a Bag of Black Licorice Every Day

A Man Died After Eating a Bag of Black Licorice Every Day A Man Died After Eating a Bag of Black Licorice Every Day He had no history of heart problems. He walked his dog regularly and worked a physically demanding job as a construction worker, according to his doctors. Then, in January 2019, he collapsed at a McDonald’s and …

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Hong Kong Bans Eating in Restaurants. And Then It Doesn’t.

Hong Kong Bans Eating in Restaurants. And Then It Doesn’t.

Hong Kong Bans Eating in Restaurants. And Then It Doesn’t. Hong Kong Bans Eating in Restaurants. And Then It Doesn’t. HONG KONG — Hong Kongers have rarely seen their government react so swiftly to public opinion. On Thursday, city officials lifted a ban on dining in restaurants — imposed just a day earlier, to fight the spread of the coronavirus …

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Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward

Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward

Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward BANGKOK — All across Bangkok, fruit juice is dripping off chins, dribbling down arms and splashing onto the city’s sidewalks. This is peak fruit season in Thailand, when the rising mercury concentrates the sugars in the tropical bounty that is …

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Disordered Eating in a Disordered Time

Disordered Eating in a Disordered Time

Disordered Eating in a Disordered Time Disordered Eating in a Disordered Time For Emily Roll, a performance artist in southeast Michigan, the beginning of 2020 offered a glimpse of hope for an anorexia recovery that was a long time coming. After 15 years of struggling with an eating disorder, Mx. Roll began seeing a nutritionist and therapist. They were spending …

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Emotional Eating in Quarantined Kids

Emotional Eating in Quarantined Kids

Emotional Eating in Quarantined Kids Emotional Eating in Quarantined Kids As parents stay home with their children, in a situation of anxiety and uncertainty, the recurring rituals of daily life — eating and sleeping and occupying your time — can be opportunities for comfort and family bonding or fraught expressions of stress, and sometimes both in rapid succession. Eating together …

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I Have an Eating Disorder but Can’t Escape the Kitchen

I Have an Eating Disorder but Can’t Escape the Kitchen

I Have an Eating Disorder but Can’t Escape the Kitchen I Have an Eating Disorder but Can’t Escape the Kitchen I ordered heritage flour from Minnesota and made a loaf of bread with a crackling crust. Those are facts. But what is the tone of that sentence? Am I bragging about my baking prowess, my ingredient sourcing, and the privilege …

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