Eating disorder sufferers have historically had major difficultly getting adequate care due to insurance companies denying coverage or medical professionals lacking proper education. Learn more about The Anna Westin Act, the first and only act passed designated to aid those with eating disorders.
Our founder Melainie Rogers was on the ED Matters podcast to discuss why diets don’t work. They delve into the paradox of how dieting and weight gain go hand in hand, the science behind it, and how it all relates to eating disorders.
One of the main goals in eating disorder treatment is reestablishing a neutral relationship with food. BALANCE Founder & CEO Melainie Rogers breaks down what stages are necessary in recovery to find peace with food.
Supporting someone with an eating disorder can be a challenging role. You may feel confused on what to say or do to best support them on the road to recovery. BALANCE Founder and CEO shares some tips on what is helpful and unhelpful.