Mindful Eating and Disordered Eating Article orginally appared on Faithfull Eating Mindful Eating is often promoted and supported in the treatment of eating disorders. It is important to point out though that the majority of research and evidence for mindful eating has been focused on overeating, bulimia and binge eating disorder (BED). Very few studies […]
#EDAW2018 #7BillionSizes #CMHA100 An estimated 1 million Canadians would meet the diagnostic criteria for an Eating Disorder. Eating Disorder Awareness Week is February 1-7, 2018 and this year the theme “One Size Doesn’t Fit All” is a message that rings true for the diverse clients we see both locally in our Calgary dietitian practice and […]
Our Favourite Things – the book Food to Eat: guided, hopeful & trusted recipes for eating disorder recovery, by Lori Liberman and Cate Sangster What I love about this book is that it is a great starting place for anyone with anorexia, bulimia or binge eating disorder that needs practical guidance to discuss food […]
Eating Disorders Meal Support: Helpful Approaches for Families Meal Support at a Glance Coping with an eating disorder in the family can be overwhelming. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and eating disorder not otherwise specified (EDNOS), are serious illnesses with potentially life threatening consequences.
Eating disorders are serious, potentially life-threatening conditions that affect a person’s emotional and physical health. Eating disorders are not just a “fad” or a “phase.” People do not just “catch” an eating disorder for a period of time. They are real, complex, and devastating conditions that can have serious consequences for health, productivity, and relationships. People […]