Peeling skin: on being “a little OCD”

I am going to drop kick the next person who tells me that they are ~*a little OCD*~ straight into the next century. I don't say that I'm a little asthmatic when I get winded climbing a lot of stairs, because that would be totally ridiculous and insulting to people who have to deal with … Continue reading Peeling skin: on being “a little OCD”

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Let’s talk about NEDA Week

As a mental health activist and eating disorder survivor, nothing should please me more than an entire week dedicated to public awareness of the most deadly mental illnesses known to man. However, many, if not most, National Eating Disorder Awareness (NEDA) Week efforts, especially "unofficial" efforts, are not representative of most experiences, and their neglect of complete, … Continue reading Let’s talk about NEDA Week