Eating Disorders and College Students

Eating Disorders are rampant on college campuses. According to this article from The Seattle Times, key warning signs of eating disorders include:

•Dramatic weight loss

•Preoccupation with food

•Excuses to avoid mealtimes

•A rigid, extreme exercise regime, despite bad weather, injury, illness or fatigue

Click the link to read the full article so you can recognize the signs and symptoms of eating disorders and how you may be able to help someone who is suffering.

 

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By |2017-07-14T01:11:15+00:00November 10th, 2014|Articles and Resources|Comments Off on Eating Disorders and College Students

About the Author:

Angela Howell is a speaker, transformation coach, and the author of "Finding the Gift: Daily Meditations for Mindfulness." She considers her twelve-year career in corporate sales, various entrepreneurial endeavors, and long-time eating disorder recovery journey among her greatest teachers. When a work injury ended her sales career in 2005, Angela reinvented herself as a photographer, writer and abstract artist.Passionate about wellness and success, Angela has been featured in Fast Company, Cosmopolitan and Yahoo News, and she is a regular contributor to Huffington Post. Angela is devoted to inspiring people to find renewed passions for living, loving, working and playing. And of course, just being!
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