NEDA Column – The Challenges of ED Recovery in a Higher-Weight Body

Here is my latest piece for my monthly NEDA column focusing on binge eating disorder! Originally published on the National Eating Disorders Associaton’s blog From a young age, I was taught to believe that thinner equaled better, and larger equaled lesser. My dance teachers reinforced this, my father reinforced this, and the media reinforced this.…

Mentally Free, Physically Stuck

Trigger Warning: eating disorder behaviors, weight loss, weight gain, body dysmorphia As I have mentioned in previous posts, right now I am actually in a really stable place with my eating disorder. What exactly do I mean by that? Well, I haven't engaged in an eating disorder behavior in five and a half months so…