Massachusetts Discrimination Bill

Attention Residents of MASSACHUSETTS: The Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA), in collaboration with the Strategic Training Initiative for the Prevention of Eating Disorders (STRIPED) and the Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA), request your assistance to pass H.952, an act making discrimination on the basis of height and weight unlawful. Representative Byron Rushing (D-Boston) has introduced […]

#Don’tMiss an Eating Disorder Based on Body Size

Chevese Turner CEO Over 15 years ago I met a reporter writing an article on eating disorders for Time Magazine. We were both attending an event on Capitol Hill and she was looking for people to interview. We struck up a conversation and she asked me if I was there to support someone with an […]

New BED PSA Campaign Raises Awareness of Binge Eating Disorder (BED) in Adults

Today, in partnership with the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) and Shire, we have taken a significant step forward to support adults with Binge Eating Disorder (BED), in launching the first-ever, large-scale national effort to motivate adults who may struggle with BED symptoms to learn more and talk to their health care provider. BED PSA […]