Canadian eating disorder statistics tell why we can’t afford to wait

Canadian eating disorder statistics tell why we can’t afford to wait

Lengthy wait times for eating disorder treatment have to stop. Canadian Ary Maharaj explains why we cannot afford to wait in addressing the urgent need for early identification and intervention.  With an estimated one million Canadians struggling with eating disorders, and millions more around the world, we simply can’t afford to wait in advancing awareness […]

Providing hope and healing for people with an eating disorder in Japan

Providing hope and healing for people with an eating disorder in Japan

Working across two different countries and cultures has taught Japanese-born Masae that eating disorders speak the same language, regardless of a person’s mother tongue or environment. Based in the USA, Masae has an ambitious vision to ease suffering in her home country. Read her story. Eating disorders don’t discriminate. They affect people of all genders, […]

Ardent health professionals promote eating disorder care in São Paulo

Ardent health professionals promote eating disorder care in São Paulo

A group of 120 health care professionals are uniting to promote the World Eating Disorders Action Day in São Paulo, Brazil. The health care professionals comprise physicians, psychiatrists, nutritionists, psychologists, physical educators, physiotherapists, nurses and social workers who volunteer, offering free treatment within the public health system.   They are members of the Brazilian Association […]