By Georgina Lavan Resource: Diets in Review A friend of mine recently gave birth to a gorgeous baby girl. When she first announced that she was pregnant, everyone was ecstatic for her. The usual questions were asked by all: “How’s everything going?” “Do you know if you’re having a boy or a girl?” “Have you … Continued

When the mind dislikes the body

By Deborah Etienne-Ward Two disorders which have a theme of body dissatisfaction are Body Dysmorphic Disorder and Anorexia Nervosa. Both of these disorders usually first present during adolescence and are chronic in nature. This article aims to describe these disorders and disentangle some of their similarities and differences. What is Body Dysmorphic Disorder? Body Dysmorphic … Continued