A new study from the University of Sydney examines the way that body dissatisfaction affects men.
For Type 1 diabetics, restricting insulin is like a magic bullet for weight loss. But the consequences can be devastating and deadly.
For children and adults with avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, or ARFID, dinnertime is a nightmare.
Eating disorders are typically associated with cisgender women, but research shows that trans youth are four times more likely to suffer from them.
Orthorexia is defined as an obsession with healthy foods. In the age of raw food diets and Instagramming each of your meals as you #eatclean, it's becoming increasingly common—and dangerous.
Laxative abuse is a common manifestation of eating disorders that we rarely talk about. But with the pills so easy to buy and become addicted to, and increasing numbers of young people using them, it's about time we started.
A lot of people with an eating disorder will find the idea that it's caused by Barbies or supermodels insulting and patronising. It's a mental illness, not a bad case of vanity.
And other stories of America's bizarre relationship with food.
It's an incredibly depressing trend and it's happening all over the world.
Crystal Renn published a memoir detailing her struggles with anorexia and her transformation from a starving, near-dead straight-size model into a healthy size-12 supermodel.
Bulimia's fucked up. I just spent a week doing it to see what it's like, and I don't understand how those bitches survive.
Anorexia's not as hard as you think, you just have to get on the train. I know because I didn't eat for ten days and I feel great. Not only that, but I lost the weight.