I want to share a note about two new women’s support groups that our colleague, Registered Psychologist Adele Fox, is offering. One is for women who are actively recovering from Bulimia. READ MORE HERE The other group is for women who are overweight/obese and are wanting support from other women on the issues that affect them. This is NOT a weight loss group, rather the aim is […]
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.
Join me and Angela Kokott, host of Calgary Today QR77 Radio, with our monthly segment, “You are what you eat” to get the goods on healthy eating. Listen to Episode 46 here: Are School health Programs Creating Eating Disorders? Toronto psychiatrist Leora Pinhas at the Hospital for Sick Children is studying a handful of case […]
My colleague Adele Fox, psychologist and eating disorder therapist has recently set up another support group for women with bulimia. The group is specifically targeted for women 17 and over struggling with symptoms relating to bulimia that are currently in treatment or have done some recovery work. If you are someone you know could benefit […]
The question sounds simple but is a complicated answer: How much should I weigh? You may have heard that the best way to assess your proper weight is by looking at body-mass index (BMI), which correlates your height and weight into health ranges. While this is a starting place it is certainly not the end-all-be-all. […]