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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 […]

Moonshadow’s Spirit ED Treatment Scholarship

I know one of the people who assists with this project, and I thought I would spread the word. Moonshadow’s Spirit helps people pay for all levels of eating disorder treatment. You can learn more here: http://www.moonshadowsspirit.org/node/4 They also have some great resources, too.

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 […]