| Mar 16, 2010
Cassandra McFall, newly unattached after just ending a three and a half year relationship, thinks her former boyfriend has a true fear of intimacy.
The Dallas woman admits, "It was really hard." So was the reason. McFall says, "Cheating and lying about...
| Apr 27, 2010
In a place that is often referred to as the "richest small town in America" by national magazines, city leaders in Southlake want to get the message to parents that eating disorders exist.
"I think with an affluent community where perfection is on top of...
| Jun 21, 2010
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| Jun 21, 2010
| 8:35 PM
War broke out on the day Rina Ranalli and her husband told their 12-year-old anorexic daughter the strict new house rules: three meals and three snacks a day.
Initially, their bright and previously sweet-natured girl cried, screamed insults and raged....
| Jan 20, 2010
In the 1987 family photo, Maggie Baumann's red shirt is tucked tightly over a flat stomach. She smiles next to her husband and their 1-year-old sitting in a high chair.
She's six months pregnant and starving herself, she writes on the popular blog,...
| Feb 24, 2010
Kelly had an epiphany in her car two years ago on a lunch break.
She thought about the lifestyles of other people in their early 30s, her age. They went out. They had kids. They led full lives. When she thought about her own life, she burst into tears....
| Feb 23, 2010
| 7:59 AM
They're the cold hard facts you may not know about eating disorders.
" Anorexia in particular has the highest fatality rate of any mental illness. With bulimia, you can have an electrolyte imbalance that would cause you to have a heart attack," says...
| Nov 3, 2010
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The signs of anorexia nervosa are hard to miss and now researchers at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine finds that anorexic women are more likely to have unplanned pregnancies.
Of the 62 women who took part in the study said they were...
| Dec 30, 2010
Agathe von Trapp
Oldest daughter in real 'Sound of Music' family
Agathe von Trapp, 97, a member of the musical family whose escape from Austria was the basis for "The Sound of Music," died Tuesday at a hospice in Towson, Md., after suffering...
| Jul 7, 2010
There's ugly rumor making the rounds. Basically, the jest of it is this: Men suffer from eating disorders just like women. And you know what? It's true.
As inequitable as it might seem, the subject of eating disorders in men is seldom broached. While it'...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 4:43 PM
National Eating Disorder Awareness Week arrives Feb. 20 to 26, and the Laguna Playhouse is calling attention to the growing problem this weekend.
The project is "EAT (It's Not About Food)" and it's being presented Friday and Saturday by the playhouse's...