The first American-born player to crack the world’s Top 10 is taking on Egypt’s dominance of the game.
Christy Henrich’s struggle with eating disorders launched a reckoning in sports, but progress has been slow.
Kurbo by WW, a weight loss app geared toward children, illegally collected data from users as young as 8 without their parents’ consent, the Federal Trade Commission said in a complaint.
A social media diet of perfect bodies is spurring some teenage boys to form muscle dysmorphia.
When women are urged to change their bodies to perform, is it really about aesthetics?
Social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram try to monitor for content related to the problem, but it is not always clear what to do about it.
Facebook’s internal research suggesting that social media is harming teenage girls will not surprise anyone who is or has been a teenage girl.
Here’s what parents need to know.
Anxiety, disrupted routines and loneliness are fueling people’s food issues as they hunker down during the Covid-19 crisis.
With flavor gone, my old eating disorder came roaring back.
What we eat may be more important than how much we move when it comes to fighting obesity.
The first time we spoke, she was so weak she had collapsed. Why did that not alarm me?
In a memoir, she also recounted her upbringing as the daughter of Rose Chernin, a Communist organizer convicted of trying to overthrow the government.
For parents like me, it’s sushi in my car for 15 blissful minutes — and here’s why that’s OK.
Two women find allies to survive difficult times.
Experts say it can result in long-term weight loss and significantly improve physical and emotional health and even longevity.
The constant feeding of our children without a break can compound parental eating issues.
Athletes detailed “fat talks” and eating disorders they said a prominent coach at Wesleyan had fostered. When the same coach was assigned to lead changes in the environment he created, the students protested once again.
Distorted eating behaviors occur in young people irrespective of their weight, gender, race, ethnicity or sexual orientation.
Susan Burton’s memoir, “Empty,” plumbs the depths of her adolescent anorexia and bingeing.
Social isolation and unstructured days add to the anxiety of those struggling to achieve a healthy relationship with food.
Boredom and stress are two big contributors to emotional eating, and children have a lot of both right now.
I feared that food would be the vector for the virus, the thing that sickened me or made me unknowingly symptomatic.
Is it OK to be “body positive” while striving to be thinner?
The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted eating and fitness routines, potentially compounding the stress of those, including athletes, who have eating disorders.
Kurbo by WW promises to fight childhood obesity by teaching kids aged 8 to 17 healthy eating strategies — but is it ever a good idea to teach kids how to diet?
Parents who struggle with food and self-image can inadvertently pass along unhealthy behaviors. Here’s how to avoid it.
Some adults seek help when they worry about being poor role models for their children or panic about attending business dinners.