Posts made in January, 2015

Julie’s Story: A Daughter’s Anorexia, A Mother’s Vigilance

My name is Julie. I am a mother of four, one son and 3 daughters, the last two being twins. I am primarily a stay at home mother, with a self employed husband who works mostly from home. I live just outside of a small town in Ontario. When “G”, my youngest, was approaching her 17th birthday, I noticed changes in mood as well as body. She was an excellent student and rugby player. As...

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What’s Your Story? Call For Submissions #EDAW2015

Do you have a story? We are collecting real-life stories from Eating Disorder sufferers and their family members about their experience with the Canadian healthcare system. Every day, we hear about how our nation’s healthcare system fails those with Eating Disorders. Parents and sufferers tell us about hospitals with absolutely no guidelines for the treatment of Eating Disorders, where...

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Letting Bodies Be: Eating Disorder Recovery & the Body Beautiful

Did you miss our last Symposium?  Don’t live in the Toronto area? Topic: “Letting Bodies Be: Eating Disorder Recovery and the Body Beautiful” Speakers: Andrea LaMarre, BSc, Phd Student Dr. Carla Rice, Body Image Consultant, Speaker, Author, Canada Research Chair in Care, Gender and Relationships at University of Guelph Watch the full presentation from January 12,...

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