eating disorders

How Flat Tummy Co gamed Instagram to sell girls the unattainable ideal

Appetite suppressant lollipops and detox teas have been promoted by the companys hand-selected celebrities and Instagram models ” Got Cravings ?” asked the billboard from its perch above a Times Square pizzeria.” Girl, Tell Them To #SUCKIT “. The image was arresting: a pretty young woman sucking an” craving suppressant” lollipop splashed across a canvas …

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I conquered my eating disorder- but I couldn’t have done it without help | Caroline Jones

Bulimia is a complex illness , not a shameful weakness young patients need specialist treatment For the entire decade of my 20 s, and spilling a little either side into my teens and my 30 s, my coping mechanism for life was my eating disorder: bulimia. It was what I used as a teen at …

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Model Zuzanna Buchwald: ‘My agents told me to stop eating’

My name is Zuzanna Buchwaldand I’m a fashion model. Up until now, I was silent. Silent about my illness, silent about being objectified, silent about being under tremendous pressure. Merely now, at the age of 28, the trauma were linked to my career in the fashion industry are healed enough for me to be able …

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