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As a teenage boy with anorexia I couldn't find words to describe my mental illness - The Guardian



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As a teenage boy with anorexia I couldn't find words to describe my mental illness 
The Guardian
Before I was anorexic I'd always assumed people with mental illness knew they weren't well. But on reflection that's ridiculous. My Dad has diabetes. He had it for years before anyone realised and no one expected him to innately know. Sometimes you're ...

 


Worrying increase in promotion of anorexia on social media sites ... - The Independent



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Worrying increase in promotion of anorexia on social media sites ... 
The Independent
An alarmingly large number of social media accounts are celebrating extreme thinness by uploading pictures of skeletal women, a new study has found.
Anorexic girls seek out 'bonespiration' Instagram pictures | Daily Mail ... Daily Mail

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Twitter, Instagram promoting anorexia-like eating disorders: Study - The Indian Express



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Twitter, Instagram promoting anorexia-like eating disorders: Study 
The Indian Express
Twitter and Instagram posts are increasingly celebrating ?bonespiration? and ?thinspiration?, which encourage eating disorders, such as anorexia, a study has found. Researchers showed that there has been an alarming rise in the number of social media ...
Twitter, Instagram accounts promote 'extreme thinness' The Tribune
Bonespiration: A disturbing new social media trend that has psychologists concerned Aberdeen Evening Express
Worrying increase in promotion of eating disorder on social media sites, new study finds SAMAA TV News Pakistan (blog)
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Anorexics are at greatest risk - Brunswick News



Anorexics are at greatest risk 
Brunswick News
Both anorexia nervosa and bulimia are serious eating disorders. Anorexics severely limit their intake of calories to the point of becoming dangerously thin. Those who suffer from bulimia achieve their goal of thinness by vomiting or taking laxatives ...

 


Real Estate Wars' Hoda Hajirnia Reveals How She Overcame Eight Years of Eating Disorders: 'I Was Down to 87 lbs.' - PEOPLE.com



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Real Estate Wars' Hoda Hajirnia Reveals How She Overcame Eight Years of Eating Disorders: 'I Was Down to 87 lbs.' 
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?I turned to anorexia,? the Southern California native says of developing the eating disorder during her senior year of high school. ?I tried to hide it because I didn't want anyone feeling sorry for me, but everyone knew,? explains Hajirnia. ?Everyone ...

 


People are outraged that Amazon is selling an 'anorexia' sweatshirt ? and they're calling for it to be pulled - Business Insider



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People are outraged that Amazon is selling an 'anorexia' sweatshirt ? and they're calling for it to be pulled 
Business Insider
Anorexia is a serious disorder that should not be trivialised [sic] on tasteless merchandise like this," another person wrote. Only two of the reviews could be considered positive. Both reviewers said they support the shirt on the principle that Amazon ...
Amazon Is Under Fire For Sale Of Offensive Pro-Anorexia Sweatshirt HuffPost
Amazon criticized for sweatshirt mocking anorexia Chron.com
People want this unacceptable anorexia sweatshirt removed from Amazon HelloGiggles
Konbini US  -Shape Magazine  -The Stir 
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Will my anorexia stop me going to university? - BBC News



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Will my anorexia stop me going to university? 
BBC News
For the past two years Maya has been in the grip of anorexia. Despite her illness, she wants to move on with her life, so this year she decided to sit her A-levels and try to enter university. The BBC's Sarah Bowen followed her efforts in the months ...

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This Amazon retailer has been accused of trivialising eating disorders with this awful hoodie - Cosmopolitan.com



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This Amazon retailer has been accused of trivialising eating disorders with this awful hoodie 
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The hoodie, which is not available in the UK, was featured on the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire Show on Tuesday morning, where a woman called Beth, who has lived with anorexia for 13 years, said: "I think it's extremely disgraceful and could be extremely ...
Calls for Amazon to ban 'anorexia hoodie' BBC News
Amazon Sells Anorexia Sweatshirt and the Internet Is Not Happy About It TeenVogue.com
This Pro-Anorexia Sweater Being Sold On Amazon Is Problematic On So Many Levels Bustle
Evening Standard 
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Amazon slammed for selling pro-anorexia sweatshirt - New York Daily News



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Amazon slammed for selling pro-anorexia sweatshirt 
New York Daily News
Anorexia is not a 'lifestyle choice,' it is a mental health disorder with socio-biological influences. We ask that Amazon stand with those affected by these deadly illnesses and remove the sweatshirt from their store." Amazon declined to comment on the ...

 


The Internet Wants This Anorexia Sweatshirt Removed From Amazon - Cosmopolitan.com



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The Internet Wants This Anorexia Sweatshirt Removed From Amazon 
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A hoodie sweatshirt being sold on Amazon that "defines" anorexia as "like bulimia, except with self control" has generated backlash from the Internet and a statement from the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA). A majority of the 170-plus ...
Amazon slammed for selling anorexia hoodie that mocks the eating disorder with sick jokes The Sun
'Anorexia' hoodie on sale on Amazon sparks fury for its 'offensive' slogan that 'trivialises eating disorders' Daily Mail
The Deeper Issue With the Offensive Amazon 'Anorexia Hoodie' The Mighty
Today.com  -Elite Daily  -Yahoo Lifestyle 
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