Tag: mental illness
I remember growing up in the ballet studio: the ways we used to side-glance at each others’ bodies in the ceiling-to-floor mirrors that lined...
The first time 16-year-old Mackensie Freeman had the urge to pull out her own hair was in fifth grade. “I just used my fingers and...
"Take a deep breath in through your nose, and now out through your mouth" On the exhale, a tiny needle is placed in the top...
There's an app developer who thinks letting an anorexia sufferer die is a form of entertainment.
"I'm just innately kind of a sad person."
The social media site is launching new tools that may help people struggling with suicidal thoughts.
A high school student in recovery from anorexia shares what a day with the disease is like.
For those at risk for eating disorders, a diet can be a precursor to a big problem.
For someone with an eating disorder, being flexible means being out of control - kicking back isn't an option.
Stigma and access are two huge barriers.