“As an Eating Disorder Professional, I know that many of my clients that are in treatment for Anorexia, Bulimia, Bulimarexia, Binge Eating Disorder or Obesity are overwhelmed by all the information in the news about our health. In hopes of relieving some of the stress this can inflict on both my patients and readers, I’ve highlighted some of the weekly health news that was of particular interest to all of us at The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity. From my eating disorder and obesity treatment center in Cincinnati, here is your weekly news update for the week of May 25th-31st.
NEWS: The Body Image and Eating Disorder Tsunami
Negative body image and eating disorders constitute a not-so-silent Tsunami that are wreaking havoc in the lives of women and men today. LEARN MORE
NEWS: The Melancholy of Anatomy: Excessive Weight and Depression
The complex relationship between weight and depressive disorders. LEARN MORE
NEWS: Whole Foods Market to Introduce New Store Format
Earlier this month, Whole Foods Market (WFM) disclosed its plan for a new store format, expected in early 2016. The new locations will be branded differently than existing WFM stores and cater to a more price conscious consumer. The average store will also be smaller (between 50-65% of the size of WFM stores). The as yet unnamed stores will carry a smaller variety of items and have a less polished format, according to WFM executives. LEARN MORE
NEWS: Make Your Food Last Longer Safely With These Food Storage Tips
Learning how to store food correctly is important for several reasons, whether it’s a matter of making fresh food last as long as possible or stockpiling food staples over a long period of time. LEARN MORE
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