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What's new in your eating disorder recovery?

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"Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal." -Albert Camus

I like this. Camus' thought helps patients when they don't know how to respond to the friendly question, "What's new?" Have you been stymied by this question?

Trump Campaign may trigger your PTSD symptoms and your eating disorder

worried or frightened girlThe Trump Campaign may be may be awakening your PTSD symptoms. It may be triggering your eating disorder.

A large, bullying, arrogant man in a position of wealth and power who feels entitled to experience or own anything he wants is parading through the media blatantly derogating, belittling, humiliating, insulting and sexually molesting women through his words and actions.

If you have a history of being dishonored in any of these ways, Donald Trump's words and non verbal actions we see through media and hear him describe, might well be the cause of your reliving your personal traumas now. You may know this and feel it.

Eating Disorders, Trauma and Sexual Abuse: 15 Questions for You

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Are we done with vanity being the cause of eating disorders? Are we done with attributing character flaws and psychological  weakness to people with eating disorders?  I hope so.  

These beliefs are more than false. They undermine a person's appreciation of themselves, foster shame and inhibit seeking help.

Find out what does help you.

In the midst of tragedy, your eating disorder recovery matters

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On July 13 I received an e-mail  from my friend Anne, subject line, "Hello from Paris."  She is travelling in Europe with her husband  and about to take a small river boat journey through the center of France to Nice. I didn't respond right away. Her post got lost in a mass of e-mails in my inbox.

The next day I joined millions of people throughout the world in shock, horror and grief as Nice got her heart ripped out by a man with a truck and guns.  We were still reeling from the police being attacked and killed in Orlando.  Today, July 17, police were lured to their death by a phony 911 call in Baton Rouge.

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JoannaPoppink Listen to the eerie song of Antarctica — melting https://t.co/ImbJW775Fv by @aviselk
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JoannaPoppink Latest Sustainable World online now. https://t.co/sGMeXXFruC #nlppw2018 #leadfreekids
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JoannaPoppink RT @SenWarren: .@realDonaldTrump is so hellbent on building more nuclear weapons, he wants to cancel a treaty signed by Ronald Reagan. The…
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JoannaPoppink RT @MikeHudema: These cheaper, safer and smaller wind turbines produce 10 times more power than traditional ones. We have the solutions.…
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JoannaPoppink Trump now decides which citizens are allowed civil rights??? Wake up, America. If anyone is denied civil rights th… https://t.co/WuhNXLxAxs
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