Tag Archives: Food Allergies

Food Allergy or Diet Fad?

Food in summer to not binge The diet industry finds sneaky ways to convince people to change their lifestyles. Most recently it has touted the need to adjust one’s diet based on food allergies. So when should someone really consider adjusting their diet due to an allergy, and when is it all diet-culture nonsense? Changing Your Diet for a Food Allergy [...]
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Prevalence of Eating Disorders Among Individuals with Food Allergies

Woman with food allergies Contributor: Courtney Howard, B.A., Director of Operations & Business Development at Eating Disorder Hope and Addiction Hope. According to health organization Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), food allergies affect approximately 15 million people in the United States alone. These allergies can lead to extreme anxiety and general fear of food, in some cases resulting [...]
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Honoring Food Allergies with Family Members

Family eating dinner Contributor: Courtney Howard, B.A., Executive Assistant at Eating Disorder Hope and Addiction Hope If a friend or loved one has strict food allergies and intolerances, it might be triggering for you. It can be challenging to be presented with other people’s food restrictions when you are fresh into recovery. This is okay and can be [...]
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