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Monthly Archives: March 2012

Why the Backlash Against Vogue Article on Child’s Weight and Eating Habits?

The April issue of Vogue magazine featured an article on a mother’s response to a pediatrician telling her that her seven-year-old daughter, Bea, was obese. Dara-Lynn Weiss embarked on a year-long battle to get her child to lose weight. This mother’s weight obsession and stringent methods have caused a firestorm to erupt among readers. The … Read More

Campus Connection – NEDA Week at Timberline Knolls

At Timberline Knolls, we integrated NEDAwareness Week 2012 into the programming for residents who were in treatment with us during this important national annual event. Events and activities during the week brought residents and staff together for special on-campus programs that helped continue discussions about eating disorders, treatment and information on residential lodges and in … Read More

Raising Eating Disorder Awareness from Arizona to Boston – NEDA Week

To celebrate National Eating Disorders Awareness (NEDA) Week 2012, held February 26 to March 3, members of our staff participated in a variety of events across the country that honored the important work of NEDA. We, like NEDA, are committed to supporting efforts to raise awareness and provide help and hope to all those affected by … Read More