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What Healthy Weight Week Means to Me




Hello again!  Wow, two blogs in one week?  That is unheard of! I am sorry to be taking up too much of your time but I figure you can always just delete this from your inbox if you are feeling … Continue reading

22. January 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: ASDAH, Blogging, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, Eating disorders, HAES®, Healthy Weight Week, Weight, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , , , , | 2 comments

Dr. Deah ja Vu (5)




If you are having that strange feeling that you have been here before, worry not…there is a very good likelihood that you have!  Every January, for the past 5 years I have posted this video on my Facebook page and … Continue reading

02. January 2014 by Dr. Deah
Categories: ASDAH, BEDA, Binge Eating, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Dr. Deah's Calmanac, Eating disorders, EDRC, Ellen Glovsky, HAES®, Healthy Weight Week, NAAFA, NEDA, Obesity, Renfrew, Size Acceptance, Tri Delta, Weight | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 comments

FREEZE! POLICE!!




Trigger warning for:  Just about everything that may cause you to want to pull a trigger, or trigger feelings about body issues.      FREEZE! (it’s the fat) POLICE!!! I was driving off to my beloved Lake Merritt to meet with … Continue reading

05. December 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Binge Eating, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, Size Acceptance, Weight, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , | 2 comments

Practice Practice Practice!




Trigger Warning:  Discussion of Eating Disorders and Halloween Candy   None of us were born with a negative body image nor did it develop over night. So assuming we can instantaneously fix it just because we decide  to feel better … Continue reading

24. October 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Binge Eating, Body Acceptance, Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, End Fat Talk, Guilt Free, HAES®, Love Your Body Day, Size Acceptance, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 1 comment

THIRD TIME’S THE CHARM!




DATELINE:  October 21, 2013:  JOIN OUR CRUSADE! In March, 2011, I wrote a blog post for Eating Disorders Online entitled, Dear Michelle, about Michelle Obama’sLet’s Move Campaign.  In my article, I referenced  Paul Campos’ piece in the Daily Beast where … Continue reading

21. October 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: BEDA, Binge Eating, Blogging, Body Acceptance, Body Image, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, Obesity, Size Acceptance, Weight, Weight Stigma | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 comments

Love is a Verb!




That’s an Action Word! The third Wednesday of every October is Love Your Body Day.  LYBD, created by The National Organization of Women (NOW) was launched as an opportunity to remind people that we should love our bodies no matter what … Continue reading

14. October 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, Body Image, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, Love Your Body Day, Size Acceptance | Tags: , , , , , , | 7 comments

Dear Michelle, It’s Me Again!




Two years and 5 days ago I wrote a piece about Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move Campaign.  It challenged the First Lady’s use of the “obesity crisis,” fat shaming, and fat phobia as motivators to get kid’s moving in healthy ways … Continue reading

21. March 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Image, diets, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, NAAFA | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 comments

Score!!!




Twenty Years.  TWENTY Years.  Two Decades.  A Score.  An infamous date in the life of Sgt. Pepper and his band. The amount of time I lived before College Graduation.  (Your math is fine, I graduated early).  The amount of time … Continue reading

19. January 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Image, Dr. Deah, HAES®, Mindful Eating, Size Acceptance, Weight | Tags: , , , , , | 4 comments

The Cure or…




Dr. Seuss Meets Size Acceptance As a girl I was protected from the Measles and the Mumps but not from the dis-ease caused by chubby thighs and lumps. I felt dejected when rejected and not labeled as a beauty. “Conforming,” … Continue reading

12. January 2013 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, Body Image, Dr. Deah, HAES®, NAAFA, Size Acceptance, Weight | Tags: , , , , , , | 4 comments

Cereal Killer




This is the first of two pieces I am writing in honor of the NOW Foundation’s 15th annual Love Your Body Day taking place on Oct. 17th. If you are interested in participating in a NOW fundraiser in honor of … Continue reading

06. October 2012 by Dr. Deah
Categories: Body Acceptance, Body Image, Dr. Deah, Eating disorders, HAES®, Mindful Eating, Weight | Tags: , , , , | 21 comments

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