Category Archives: Eating disorders

From Diapers to Thongs: Discuss

I recently wrote an Op Ed piece for the E-Zine Persephone Magazine about Victoria’s Secret’s campaign, Pretty Young Things and its target audience being young teens.  If you would like to read this Click Here.  I am, as always, happy … Continue reading

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A Barrel of Monkeys

A Barrel of Monkeys. Photo is from the organization Change the Message Once a month I blog for the website Fierce Freethinking Fatties and here is my monthly post which has opportunities for activism in the Size Acceptance Community.  Did … Continue reading

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Why IS this Night Different? (A repost from Seders Past)

Passover is one of the many Jewish Holidays that is celebrated with a ritual feast. A feast filled with symbolic foods and a prescribed schedule for when to eat which foods.  Depending upon how observant the participants are, there is … Continue reading

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Dear Michelle, It’s Me Again

Michelle Obama has shifted from fat shaming language to weight neutral language in her battle against childhood obesity and the Eating Disorders Community is thrilled!  Read More and send the First Lady a letter of support! http://www.drdeah.com/dear-michelle-its-me-again/ Warmly, Dr. Deah  … Continue reading

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Well Worth the Weight

Well Worth the Weight.  Is Activism worth the effort?

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Let’s Talk Turkey

I know I know two blogs from me two days in a row…I promise there won’t be another one for a couple of weeks now! But indulgence is part of the theme of this time of year, so please indulge … Continue reading

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Bizarre BiZara

Just a reminder, to read my latest blog, please visit my new blog website at: http://www.drdeah.com/bizarre-bizara/ Warmly, Dr. Deah

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Cereal Killer

  Recently I purchased a box of Cheerios™. This was not typical for me. Historically I have never been a big Cheerios fan. But this was no ordinary box of Cheerios. This was New Multi Grain Peanut Butter Cheerios™ and … Continue reading

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The August Effect

For a month that starts off with National Clown Week, followed by National Smile Week and culminating with American Dance Week (I am not making this up!) one may think the August Effect would be one of laughter, grins, and … Continue reading

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Get the Picture?

Roll (less) Models? In September 2011 I wrote a piece about the increase of eating disorders in men and how the modeling industry’s requirements for male models’ bodies have slimmed down enormously over the years.  One of the results has … Continue reading

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