Read a wonderful review of BEDA 2016, Reflections on BEDA Conference 2016, in Science of Eating Disorders, posted Nov. 20 by Kristin B., who attended BEDA 2016.
By Dana Sturtevant and Hillary Kinavey In a culture that emphasizes “nutritionism”—a reductionist way of thinking about food that assumes the whole point of eating is to maintain and promote bodily health—it is easy to forget that food is so much more than the sum of its nutrients. The term “nutritionism” has been coined to describe the fixation […]
by Dr. Jenny Copeland, PsyD We are faced with a series of hard truths in our society, and they have staggering and deadly implications. They often feel inescapable, as if you have no other choice but to accept them. The fact is that this is a society in which young girls would rather be hit […]