Eating Disorders

“How did I get here?” was a question I asked myself quite often. My “little” problem began innocently enough. Exercising here, dieting there. But it seemed as though one day...
Addictions are powerful forces that imbed deeply into one's brain and psyche. That fact was driven home very strongly during a recent visit to the Laureate Psychiatric Clinic and Hospital in...
I have been battling what I thought was a weight problem for a long, long time. I've finally come to realize it's a spiritual, thinking and acting problem. I now refuse to "diet....
Room to Grow: An Appetite for Life is a very easy read. It's a book written for anyone with a desire to understand anorexia. Tracy Gold is identifiable because many of us remember her as Carol...
That probably sounds ridiculous, even ludicrous. And it is. But having had anorexia nervosa, my "best friend" was once the scale. The numbers on the scale don't rule all my thoughts...
July 18, 1988: "I have to do something about myself and quick. It's getting very hard to breathe. I have no energy. I hate myself. I always feel sick, and I'm so skinny that my stomach...
This is a question that I have meditated on for a long time. Of course, I know throughout our converted lives we ask why God called us. We understand that He calls the weak and the base of this...
I awaken to see the clock blinking. The power must have gone out sometime during the night. I get out of bed, wondering if it is early morning or late night in my world. The clock in the living...