eating disorder

Thu, Nov 17, 2016, 10:52pm
“I write this article because there are so many people at Columbia, all incredible, ambitious, wickedly smart people, who have eating problems and might not even know it, like I didn’t even realize for four years because I was so worried about trying to achieve ‘great things.’”​
Tue, Feb 16, 2016, 10:07pm
What does it mean to take up less space? As one Barnard student recovers from anorexia, she realizes that she not only wanted to take up less space physically, she also wanted to take up less space in her relationships.
Tue, Oct 20, 2015, 11:00pm
For the first time, researchers have established a clear link between anorexic behavior and brain activity.
Tue, Mar 3, 2015, 12:17am
Movement was another part of my daily life that my disorder besieged; I was obsessed with exercise. When I didn’t exert my body to mild exhaustion, I felt something more harrowing than physical grogginess: inadequacy.
Mon, Oct 20, 2014, 9:31pm
Body positivity is one of my favorite jokes. Before you execute me for my sacrilege, let me explain. I am not positive about my body. I have almost never met a person who is happy with their own body.
Tue, Feb 18, 2014, 1:43am
Don't criticize people for how they present themselves to the world, makeup or no makeup.
Mon, Feb 10, 2014, 11:15pm
As the stigma of mental illness dissolves, we need to get comfortable with people opening up and sharing their stories.
Thu, Feb 6, 2014, 3:58am
 I woke up sweaty, my mind bleary. My skin felt taut, caged by an exoskeleton of salt spray. Sand stuck to my face.