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Thoughts on NEDAwareness Week 2018

It’s NEDAwareness Week, which means I’ve been thinking about eating disorders, and reflecting on my own experience with an eating disorder and recovery. I’ve also been thinking about the women I met in treatment, as well as how much life has changed since then. I have been in recovery from Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified […]

NYT Article Treating ED’s

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/04/health/04patient.html?_r=4&adxnnl=1&ref=health&adxnnlx=1291449672-8wSv895z1markUuCy2ghWg This article addresses the expense and difficulty of treating eating disorders, as well as how a lot of insurance companies find ways to refuse to cover treatment costs. It also talks about the importance of early diagnosis and intervention. One quibble I do have with this article is that touts the Maudsley Method. Although […]