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  • ED180 Blog

    10
    Dec

    ED-180 Nominated “Best of Long Island!”

      We were pleased to find out yesterday that ED-180 Eating Disorder Treatment Programs was nominated as one of the "Best of Long Island" by Long Island Press newspaper. Thank you all the ED-180 staff, to all our patients and to their families for all the support that has been given throuREAD MORE...

    05
    Dec

    Don’t tell me I look good!

    Most individuals with an eating disorder are more than dissatisfied with their appearance when they look in a mirror. Regardless if they suffer from anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, or binge-eating disorder, and regardless if they are truly underweight, normal weight, or overweight, it is common tREAD MORE...

    27
    Nov

    Doing it for Yourself.

    For recovery, one must ultimately be willing to go through treatment because they want it for themselves. This doesn't mean that loved ones should not be supporting treatment, encouraging treatment, and at times even demanding treatment. But for true recovery, it will be necessary at some point duriREAD MORE...

    23
    Nov

    ED and the Thanksgiving Experience

    For those who suffer with an eating disorder, Thanksgiving can be one of the more difficult holidays to participate in with family and loved ones. This is a classic example of what an ED does to a person's life: it prevents one from participating in life. A holiday such as Thanksgiving is meant to bREAD MORE...

    31
    Oct

    Body Image and 3-D Movies

    One of the most challenging aspects of an eating disorder can be the perceptual experiences one has as it relates to body image and the internalized feelings associated with their perceptions (see body-dysmorphia page on this site). While not everybody with an eating disorder also reports body imaREAD MORE...