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Research Roundup #5 – CBT in Anorexia

Because the UCSD eating disorder treatment center used cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) to help treat my eating disorder, the review “Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for anorexia nervosa: A systematic review” by Galsworthy-Francis and Allan (2014; Clinical Psychology Review) piqued my interest. … Continue reading

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Research Roundup #3 – Maternal Eating Disorders

Today’s article summary is on “Childhood psychopathology in children of women with eating disorders: understanding risk mechanisms” by Micali et al (2013, The Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry). This topic is of particular interest to me because I want … Continue reading

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Body changes – new bra size

One of the recommendations in my Beautiful You: A Daily Guide to Radical Self-Acceptance book by Rosie Molinary is to get your bra size measured (obviously tailored to women). Because I usually work on the book in my car right … Continue reading

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Research Roundup #2 – IQ in Anorexia

The following is my summary of “Estimated intelligence quotient in anorexia nervosa: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature” by Lopez et al (2010) in Ann Gen Psychiatry. I chose this article to help me better understand how I … Continue reading

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Honesty in Treatment

When I went to visit my younger sisters in San Francisco more than a week ago, I weighed myself the first day I arrived there. The bathroom had a scale in it, and I had not prepared myself for avoiding … Continue reading

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Research Roundup #1 – Anorexia treatment review

The nerd in me wants to understand more about the science of eating disorders so I am going to start reading and summarizing eating disorder research articles as part of my blog. Let’s see how long this lasts 😉 The … Continue reading

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Untreated eating disorders

Now that I have gone through treatment for my eating disorder and met many other people receiving treatment for eating disorders, I notice more people in my daily life who have untreated eating disorders and/or disordered eating. Maybe they are … Continue reading

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