Peek into a woman's closet, and tucked amid all the clothes is something that almost every woman keeps. She strives to wear it again someday, no matter how unrealistic or out of style it may be. What is it? Her "skinny" jeans. Whether y... Read more
Today, kids are well aware of the global threats to their environment, but their physical contact, their intimacy with nature on a day-to-day basis, is fading.
A fifth-grader in a San Diego classroom put it succinctly: "I like to play indoo... Read more
Full-fledged eating disorders are abnormal, disordered patterns of eating that become out-of-control. All types of eating disorders represent serious and immediate threats to the health, well-being, and happiness of the individuals caught up in them.... Read more
If only there were two or three more hours in a day, then I’d be able to reach the bottom of my to-do list. But between children, work and juggling the needs of an elderly mother, there never seems to be enough time. And like many women, exerci... Read more
While training one of my clients, we had a conversation that left me thinking for days. Elaine has been exercising with me for over 10 years, is in her seventies, and truly one of my role models. Her high energy, devotion to staying fit and healthy,... Read more
I am feeling pretty fantastic. Yesterday at the gym this pretty fantastic looking young lady stopped to give me kudos. She told me she'd noticed me running and has noticed that I have gotten faster and my endurance has improved. And to keep it up... Read more
I weighed in today at 12, I gained 1 pound. I am trying so hard not to get discouraged, I can do this!! I exercise everyday, keep up with my calories, I'm not about to quit, say a lil prayer, and thanks for all the motivation on here, u are awesome... Read more
i put fresh lime in my water..The health benefits of lime include scurvy, digestion, constipation, eye care, piles, peptic ulcer, respiratory disorders, gout, gums, weight loss, skin care, urinary disorders,... Read more
I was dealing with Anorexia for years, which turned into Bulimia. I have been trying to get my eating habits back on track. Thanks to Sparkpeople, I am slowly learning to do this, and am not struggling as much. I am not in danger anymore, and I reali... Read more
This journey to a healthy lifestyle is a worthwhile, but at times, difficult endeavor. If you're dealing with an eating disorder on top of a weight issue, it can feel downright impossible to reach your goals.Most of us are familiar with the eatin... Read more
Last week Coach Nicole emailed me a link to an article published in the New York Times regarding midlife eating disorders. While I was quite aware of anorexia, bulimia and binging being diagnosed in young women, I was unaware of the rise of these dis... Read more
12/18/14 = My Eating Disorder = I am no longer in denial that I have an eating disorder. I thought some how that because I had the vertical sleeve surgery that SOMEHOW my eating disorder of Volume Eating at each sitting would go away.... Nope!
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Just saw this article, and thought some of you may find this interesting. My son referenced this way of eating well into his anorexia.
http://everydayhealths.info/whe n-does-eating-clean-become-an-eating-d isorder
(Please copy and paste in yo... Read more
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