Social Media and Body Image

Social Media and Body Image

How Media Affects Body Image Social media is an important part of the way people engage with the world around them. Americans spend approximately two hours each day on social media, and as it is used as a platform on which to share everything, it has become a valuable...
Overcoming Binge Eating

Overcoming Binge Eating

Overcoming binge eating is one of the most difficult roads to navigate. Food, just like drugs or alcohol, is something many people become addicted to. Some may use food as a source of comfort, or to cope with (or numb from) difficult feelings. Yet, unlike drugs or...
Eating Disorders in Boys

Eating Disorders in Boys

Despite the common assumption that only women are affected, eating disorders in boys account for one third of the epidemic. In fact, in the United States, eating disorders will impact upwards of 10 million boys and men at some point in their lives. At HPA/LiveWell in...