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‘This made me feel like restriction was something girls and women were supposed to do’: TikToker calls out Zoey 101 for pushing diet culture on children

'Are the writers ok???'

On Jul 8, 2022 by Maria Poggi

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‘Yeah I was also disciplined when I had an eating disorder’: Bodybuilder’s TikTok about eating unseasoned chicken due to ‘discipline’ sparks debate

'Bro a few grams of spices ain't gonna get you stage 2 diabetes.'

On May 27, 2022 by Maria Poggi

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Instagram influencer who shared battle with anorexia dies

Several days before her death, Josi Maria said on Instagram: 'I don’t want to be one of ten people who die of anorexia.'

On Dec 20, 2020 by Alexandra Samuels

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New TikTok trend fuels concern about eating disorders

The videos typically tout unsafe weight loss methods or reinforce the idea that 'thin is better.'

On May 14, 2020 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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Macy’s pulls portion-control plates after social media uproar

People say the dishes encourage disordered eating.

On Jul 23, 2019 by Alex Dalbey

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The dangerous, immersive world of Eating Disorder Twitter

Some users follow #edtwitter in need of help—but help is rarely what they find.

On Mar 30, 2018 by Lea Rose Emery

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Google kills Maps feature after complaints that it could trigger eating disorders

The cupcake-counter was not a good look.

On Oct 18, 2017 by Phillip Tracy

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Falling in love with a woman forced me to face my body image issues

Forget the male gaze—comparing ourselves to other women can be just as detrimental.

On Oct 9, 2017 by Lea Rose Emery

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How weightlifting has been pivotal in my eating disorder recovery

I used to eat only 500 calories a day—and now I want to be strong, powerful, and healthy.

On Aug 25, 2017 by Megan Grant

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Critics say trailer for Netflix’s new film glorifies anorexia

Are mental illnesses meant to be portrayed in a comedic light?

On Jun 27, 2017 by Vanna Vasquez

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Lily Collins and Keanu Reeves star in Netflix movie about teen anorexia

'To the Bone' debuts July 14.

On Jun 21, 2017 by Christine Friar

Paul Joseph Watson says he doesn't actually eat books

Don’t worry everyone, InfoWars’ Paul Joseph Watson doesn’t actually eat books

Waston probably thinks the MSM should go back to the books.

On Jun 3, 2017 by Samantha Grasso

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College football star goes public with his battle with eating disorder in moving Facebook post

Penn State kicker Joey Julius also says was depressed and anxious.

On Oct 4, 2016 by Jessica Machado

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‘Thick Dumpling Skin’ slays the petite, submissive myth for Asian-American women

Meet the body-positivity blog for the underserved community.

On Jul 30, 2016 by Clara Wang

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This is how not to write about disordered eating

Leave 'hotness' out of it.

On Jun 2, 2016 by Jaya Saxena