The Minnesota Starvation Experiment

An in depth look at the most groundbreaking study of human starvation and recovery. The Minnesota Starvation Experiment provides an excellent blue print for modern recovery from disordered eating and chronic dieting. It was the scientific proof that allowed me to fully recover from my own ED.

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Relationships in Eating Disorders and Recovery

Happy Valentines Day to all of you!  I hope you have a wonderful day celebrating all of the love in your life.  Love between family, friends, pets, and romantic partners!  Being in a romantic relationship  while suffering or recovering from an eating disorder is not an easy task.  Often it is difficult for a partner […]

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Quasi-Recovery

Quasi-recovery is a point in recovery where weight has been restored, but your body and mind have not been fully healed.  It is a halfway point to real recovery. The only way to stop this is to truly recover. To truly recover means to give into the mental hunger, to stop restricting any calories by eating at least 3500 a day, to stop working out, and to let your body gain more weight than you may be initially comfortable with. It is the only way you will ever truly free yourself because if you are stuck in quasi, you are not truly free.

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How To Stop Counting Calories

Tips to stop counting calories and stop obsessing about food. Transition from calorie counting to intuitive eating!

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Talking To Your Parents About Your ED

Deciding to confide in your parents about your eating disorder is one of the bravest decisions you can make. Here are some tips for this conversation.

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Atypical Anorexia and Weight Stigmas

Atypical Anorexia is one of the many little known disorders on the ED spectrum. Oftentimes, many women who need help don’t seek it because they feel they don’t look the part of someone with an eating disorder. This is inherently untrue.

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