June 16th Weekly Roundup: Must-Read Eating Disorder, Mental Health & Body Positive Articles
We are excited to share our second Weekly Roundup on the BALANCE blog!
Here, we will be sharing some of our favorite articles, blog posts and news stories on topics including eating disorders, mental health and body positivity from the past week. Did you check out our first recap last week? See it here.
Have something you loved reading this week? Make sure to send us a link.
We hope you enjoy these great articles as much as we did!
Recap: In this op-ed for Teen Vogue, supermodel Candice Huffine the founder of Day Won activewear asks why plus size people are constantly left out of the industry and fitness culture.
By: Candice Huffine
Recap: Ruthie Friedlander, co-founder of The Chain a NYC based support group for those struggling with eating disorders in the fashion industry, shares what it's like to shop for a swimsuit while in recovery from an eating disorder.
By: Ruthie Friedlander
Recap: More Love highlights why diet cultures current foodphobia approach is so dangerous and how this affects those with or at risk of developing an eating disorder.
By: More Love Org
Recap: This upcoming week begins Recovery Warriors’ Recover Strong online event which our founder is proudly a part of! In this blog, they asked some of their speakers what their truths are about recovery.
By: Recovery Warriors
Recap: Nancy Redd, former Miss Virginia, shares her perspective on the Miss America Organization canceling the swimsuit competition as someone who once won it.
By: Nancy Redd
Recap: Braelyn an Ambassador for The Maddie Project, which is a community effort in support of youth struggling with depression and other mental health related concerns, shares some tips on how to best support a loved one with an eating disorder.
By: Braelyn Bjornson, The Maddie Project BC Ambassador