Preventing Eating Disorders:

Student corner:  Contributed by Ms Aaliya Masoodi Now we know how eating disorders are a serious medical condition that affects millions of people worldwide. Unfortunately, eating disorders are often stigmatized or misunderstood, which can make it difficult for people to seek help or support. Preventing eating disorders is essential, and here are some tips you […]

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Eating Disorders Part II.

Student corner:  Contributed by Ms Aaliya Masoodi Pica: Pica is an eating disorder that pertains to eating things that are not considered food and that do not provide nutritious importance.  Individuals with pica crave non-food substances such as ice, dirt, soil, chalk, soap, paper, hair, cloth, wool, pebbles, laundry detergent, or cornstarch. Pica can occur in […]

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Eating disorders : A snapshot.

Student corner:  Contributed by Ms Aaliya Masoodi WHAT IS AN EATING DISORDER?  Eating disorders come under psychological illnesses that cause unhealthy eating habits to develop. They might start with an obsession with food, body weight, or body shape.  In severe cases, eating disorders can cause serious health consequences and may even result in death if […]

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