There's an Urgent Need For Better Anorexia Treatments
For more than half of those afflicted, the disorder can last several decades.
How to Be a Good Partner to Someone With an Eating Disorder
It can be hard to strike a balance between being helpful and being the food police.
Bam Margera On How He Overcame Bulimia and Alcoholism
"One time, I ate a frozen pizza. I was so hungry I didn’t even wait to cook it, I just ate it frozen."
How My Dad's Toxic Masculinity Gave Me an Eating Disorder
"Handsome Man," he'd call himself. That's what being a man meant to him—looking good.
Living With It
Recovering From an Eating Disorder Can be More Complicated Than Going Sober
“It’s easy to say, ‘I’m not going to drink or take Xanax.’ But you still have to eat.”
This Is What It's Like to Be a Drunkorexic
The term refers to the practice of eating less so you can drink more.
Living With It
I Stopped Bingeing and Purging When I Became a Vegan
"Arresting my bulimia took making a radical and mindful change in what I did and didn't eat."
How to Make Good TV About Eating Disorders, According to Survivors
In the wake of Netflix's "To the Bone" and the new BBC3 series "Overshadowed," women with EDs tell us how they want pop culture to portray their illness.
Ayahuasca Is Being Studied as a Treatment for Eating Disorders
"It was like my brain was reprogrammed."
Do You Ever Actually ‘Recover’ From a Mental Illness?
When someone says their cancer is in remission, we understand it's not cured. But we tend to lack that grasp of nuance when the disease is psychological.
'Breatharians' Believe You Can Survive on Air Alone
Followers of the controversial diet believe that humans can survive on cosmic energy from air. Doctors and dietitians beg to differ.
We Asked Men About Their Eating Disorders
I've wrestled with an eating disorder, on and off, since I was a teenager, and while in my life I've known other men who have struggled with food, we've rarely talked about it.