Posts tagged "eating disorder"

Demi Lovato Puts Meghan Trainor In Her Place After Rude Anorexia Comment

Yeah, it’s pretty clear. Meghan Trainor ain’t no size 2. But that’s simply because she wasn’t “strong enough” to maintain an eating disorder as a kid. At least, according to…

College Candy | November 14, 2014 - 11:45 am

Demi Moore’s Daughter Tallulah Willis Opens Up About Body Dysmorphia

Twenty-year-old Tallulah Willis, youngest daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, gets really candid in a new video for the personal style site Stylelikeu, opening up about her eating disorder,…

Jessica Wakeman | August 6, 2014 - 11:30 am

Ke$ha Announces She Is Seeking Treatment For An Eating Disorder

“I’m a crusader for being yourself and loving yourself, but I’ve found it hard to practice. I’ll be unavailable for the next 30 days, seeking treatment for my eating disorder…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 5, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Teen Maps Her Recovery From Anorexia Over Instagram

Antonia Eriksson isn’t like most 18-year-olds on Instagram. She’s got the selfies and the food porn, but for her, Instagram is something different: it’s about charting her path to…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Model Carré Otis Comes Clean About The Horrors Of The Industry

In the ’80s and early ’90s, Carré Otis was one of the hottest models around. She was regularly cast in shoots with the other supermodels of the day, and she dated…

Julie Gerstein | August 22, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Taboo Addictions: 5 Adult Eating Disorders That Go Beyond Anorexia & Bulimia

Eating disorders are often times associated with specific races, age groups, and even career choices…think white teenage actress/models. But the truth is that eating disorders do not discriminate. According to…

Hello Beautiful | June 27, 2013 - 3:45 pm

Attention, Models: Cotton Balls Are Not For Eating

Eddie Murphy’s genetically gifted daughter Bria Murphy is now a model and recently revealed some  … questionable … eating habits of her peers. Said Murphy in an interview:

Mary Odell | June 12, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Girl Talk: I Don’t Know What I Weigh — The Case for Stepping Off the Scale

The June issue of Allure has the usual headlines about what beauty products to buy and how to get good hair and better skin. Also thrown into the sexy, sun-kissed…

Claire Mysko | May 17, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Is There A Penalty For Powerful Women Admitting Mental Illness?

Is there a penalty for a woman who breaks through the glass ceiling and, then, from her position of power, admits that she struggled with mental illness in her past?

Jessica Wakeman | May 15, 2013 - 4:00 pm

MSNBC Host Mika Brzezinski Opens Up About Exercise Bulimia

MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski has opened up about an eating disorder she has struggled with throughout her life: exercise bulimia — a compulsion to binge eat food and…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2013 - 9:20 am

Feminist Blogger Reveals Eating Disorder, Apologizes To Readers

Living one’s values are difficult for any human. Living one’s values when those values are idealistic, compassionate, and come from a deep and open heart can be extremely difficult. Life…

Jessica Wakeman | March 22, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Amanda Bynes Tells Us Weekly That She’s Striving To Be 100lbs

I don’t think it’s a secret that former teen star Amanda Bynes, 26, is having some issues lately. Starting in the summer of 2012, Bynes — who starred in the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 15, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Kelly Wearstler Divulges Extreme Diet In Pages Of “Bon Appetit”

Kelly Wearstler is a design goddess. Her interiors include hip hotels from around the world and homes of the rich and famous. In recent years, Wearstler has expanded into designing…

Jessica Wakeman | February 12, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Meet The World’s Pickiest Eater … Seriously

I thought I was a picky eater, with all my no mayo, no onions, dressing on the side stipulations, but this woman, recently featured on “Good Morning America,” makes me…

Ami Angelowicz | October 31, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Karl Lagerfeld Says It’s “Ridiculous” To Suggest Anorexic Girls In Fashion Industry Are A Problem

“I’m sorry to say that it’s a subject I consider ridiculous for several reasons; the story with the anorexic girls — nobody works with anorexic girls, that’s nothing to do…

Jessica Wakeman | October 12, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Numéro Magazine Airbrushes Out Karlie Kloss’ Protruding Ribs

Usually in advertising we see Photoshop used in ways that are objectionable for the statement they make about women’s body size and skin color: airbrushing is used to slim down…

Jessica Wakeman | September 26, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Katie Couric: I Was Bulimic

Katie Couric seems to have it all, but during her early 20s she battled with an eating disorder, she says on today’s edition of her daytime show, in a confession…

Newser | September 24, 2012 - 11:50 am

Girl Talk: I Had An Eating Disorder

This piece is part of The Frisky’s How To Deal Week, in which we’re tackling mental health issues.

A week before my high school graduation, my doctor told me…

Katie Elliot | August 24, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Are You What You’re Wearing? Psychologist Jen Baumgartner Thinks So

Most days, I just throw on whatever’s comfortable and cute, and whatever doesn’t make me feel self-conscious or overly-critical of my new thirtysomething gut. But according to some psychologists, my…

Julie Gerstein | April 27, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Evening Quickies: Brandy Opens Up About Teen Eating Disorder

Brandy has opened up about an eating disorder she suffered from in the ’90s, back when she was both a pop singer and the star of “Moesha.” In an…

Jessica Wakeman | April 25, 2012 - 6:00 pm