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Trauma and Eating Disorders

Woman Struggling with Discovering the Body What is Trauma? When we think of what constitutes trauma, we often think of single events where we feel like our life or wellbeing is significantly threatened. However, what is “traumatic” to any given individual is best understood in light of the “three E’s,” Event, Experience, and Effects, an important point made by the Substance Abuse [...]
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Eating Disorders During Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period

Pregnant woman concerned about ED Recovery and Motherhood Contributor: Staff at Montecatini Eating Disorder Treatment Center A woman’s body undergoes a variety of changes during pregnancy, and many of these fluctuations are difficult for women to adjust to. This is especially the case for body weight, an area that is perhaps the most affected by pregnancy. Individuals living with an eating disorder may [...]
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