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The pandemic and eating disorders

While eating disorders have been relatively common in teens for decades, the coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated the conditions that sometimes lead to unhealthy eating.

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What is binge eating disorder?

While many people are guilty of stress eating or taking second helpings of dessert when full, for those with BED, this becomes a regular pattern.

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Addressing body image concerns in teens

The media’s push towards a specific “ideal image” can become a dangerous and sometimes life-threatening one.

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How to promote a healthy body image in children

Tools to help children feel good about their body and learn to be kind to others about the way they look.

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Children who eat too much

Children who eat too much love to eat and cannot turn off their hunger, even if they’ve already eaten a full meal.