Tag Archives: Awareness

Creating Awareness About Eating Disorder Challenges in the Asian-American Culture

College social anxiety Contributor: Crystal Karges, MS, RDN, IBCLC, Director of Content and Social Media at Eating Disorder Hope/Addiction Hope Eating disorders do not discriminate against race, gender, culture, socioeconomic status, age or sexual orientation. Sadly, the many stereotypes that continue to circulate about these deadly psychiatric illnesses do nothing but create angst for those who are truly [...]
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Raising Eating Disorder Awareness on Military Bases

Woman soldier in the military Contributor: Crystal Karges, MS, RDN, IBCLC, Director of Content and Social Media at Eating Disorder Hope/Addiction Hope Our countrymen and women who bravely give their service in our military are among the most selfless and devoted individuals in our country. When we pause to think what our servicemen and women endure in the military, it [...]
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Raising Awareness About Eating Disorder Signs and Symptoms

Raising Eating Disorder Awareness Contributor: Crystal Karges, MS, RDN, IBCLC, Director of Content and Social Media at Eating Disorder Hope/Addiction Hope In a society that glorifies thinness and dieting while demonizing fat and obesity, eating disorders are often trivialized. With the many misunderstandings that are often perpetuated by the media and our society in general, eating disorders are grossly [...]
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