New EEOC Regulations Greatly Weaken Healthcare Privacy, Potentially Harmful Medically, and Trigger Heavy Financial Penalties on Employees and Families

The Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) denounces new regulations by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) that substantially weaken protections for invasions of medical privacy and employment discrimination. “The new EEOC regulations are a crippling financial blow to employees and potentially medically harmful to employees and their families nationwide who should be afforded privacy […]

#SupportBEDA on #GivingTuesday

#SupportBEDA #GivingTuesday

An estimated 8 million people in the US struggle with binge eating disorder (BED). But many more many not even know they have the disorder, because BED is steeped in stigma, shame, and secrecy. Please #SupportBEDA this #GivingTuesday to help us spread the BED word, educate, and advocate for those who struggle with and those […]

#GivingTuesday–BEDA Founder Chevese Turner Shares Her Story

By Chevese Turner, Founder, President & CEO After years of silent shame, I no longer hide from or am embarrassed by my binge eating disorder and body image issues. I’m sharing my journey with BED with everyone this #GivingTuesday because I understand the value of sharing my story, highlighting the dangers of dieting and eating […]