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Zen Anti-Diet: Mindful Eating for Health, Vitality and Weightloss
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Zen Anti-Diet is a method for creating a positive relationship with food and eating. It is a response to the needs of a population that is falling prey, at an alarming rate, to weight issues, disease, mental disorders and stress. At a time when the challenges of life seem overwhelming, becoming more conscious of the choices we make regarding food and eating is vital to our health and well-being.
Fat Boy Thin Man
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
From early childhood, the author was fat until he was obese, and stayed that way into his 30s. Then, haltingly and churlishly, he undertook the practices and treatments designed for alcoholics, until his life got better and stayed that way. He now has been in a normal-size body for 20 years, and shares the methods he believes will work for many others who give them a try.
Training on Empty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
Desserts is Stressed Spelled Backwards
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Break free of the bondage of compulsive eating and bulimia with a dramatic Four-Level Program that puts you, not food, in control of your life and your weight. Pinpoint the stresses that lead to binge eating by upsetting brain chemistry and creating cravings. Learn to use EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques), an effective energy method that eliminates cravings in minutes.
Anorexie et désir mimétique
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: French. Published: November 16, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
« Ce qui pousse les femmes vers l’anorexie, c’est l’impératif unanime de la société. Cela prend la forme d’un sacrifice organisé. Mais ce sacrifice est inconscient, cela démontre qu’il existe dans notre monde un retour à l’archaïsme le plus effrayant. À une société saine, toutes ces choses apparaîtraient comme un visage de la mort. »
Body Thieves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Just For Boys
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Boys is a discussion program that helps boys build resilience to deal with societal stressors in a healthy way. It broadens the definition of what it means to be male and teaches them how to create a life of balance and interconnectedness. It is also a comprehensive prevention program targeting substance abuse, depression, eating disorders and muscle dysmorphia.
Just For Girls
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Just For Girls provides information and skills to help adolescent girls (caught in the midst of our societal crisis concerning body image and size) reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains comparative information about boys and their problems to illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
No Thanks, I'm Not Hungry
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Throw away the calorie counters, the diet books, the weighing scales! You know by now that diets don't work. Forget the list of forbidden foods and ask yourself instead: Am I hungry? Why? What am I hungry for? The secret to diet-free living lies between these pages. Lose weight and stay slim forever.
Behind My Smile: How I Recovered from Bulimia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
After developing bulimia as a teenager, Lori Henry shares her story of recovery and how she lives without an eating disorder today.
Shut Up, Skinny Bitches!
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Stop dieting and start loving yourself! If you can’t stomach one more day of being told you’re too fat, then you’re ready to try some delicious new brain candy. Skinny is not the cure! Thin is NOT in. There’s nothing wrong with you! There never was. Authors Maria Rago, PhD and Greg Archer want you to do one thing: Shut up, and eat! And have fun doing it.
Nurturing Girlpower
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Nurturing girlpower: Integrating eating disorder prevention/intervention skills into your practice provides a comprehensive framework for prevention that addresses the changes in girls’ bodies and in girls’ lives during adolescence. It helps demystify eating disorders and provides a skill set to enhance your counseling practice so that you can relate to the girl instead of her problem.
When Food is Family
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Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
There are many eating disorder books based solely on cognitive-behavioral theories and treatment methods. When Food is Family details how early childhood relationships play a significant role in the development of an eating disorder. Nature may stack the deck, but nurture plays the hand. This book is based on the framework of Attachment Theory.
Silent Screams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Countless young women around the world feel badly about their bodies and wish they were thinner. Millions of them develop eating disorders in their quest to lose “just 5 more pounds.”
Anoressia - Analisi e Cure
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: Italian. Published: April 10, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
I Disturbi del Comportamento Alimentare, nelle varie espressioni che li distinguono, rappresentano la patologia più diffusa nella società occidentale. Tra questi, l’anoressia è una patologia che rappresenta lo specchio deformante della società in cui appare. L'Anoressia, più di ogni altra, presenta in forma caricaturale i valori della nostra società: la bellezza intesa come snellezza.
Planet Lactose: The Best of the Planet Lactose Blog, volume 1
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
This collection of the Best from the Planet Lactose Blog is a compact source of knowledge about living dairy free, from the basics to the totally unexpected. Steve Carper covers in sound scientific detail the varied but overlapping worlds of the lactose intolerant and the milk allergic, along with information for vegans, those keeping kosher, and parents of allergic children.
50 Strategies To Sustain Recovery From Bulimia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
In “50 Strategies to Sustain Recovery from Bulimia” she now shares the practical strategies she has employed to ensure she sustains that recovery. These simple to use tools have profound, life-changing impact and help those in recovery build positive, fulfilling relationships with themselves and the world around them.
Binge Eating: The Trials and Tribulations of Relapse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Stories of Everyday's Woe Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
Camille Heimbrod survived a binge eating disorder. She wrote about it in her first book, The Loss and Gain Struggle: How Binge Eating Disorder Transformed My Life.
Anorexia & Bulimia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Anorexia and bulimia are disorders common in industrialized countries. Are absent or very rare in poor countries of Africa, Asia and Latin America. These diseases are linked to specific conflicts of values and Western culture, related in particular to the construction of female identity and the role of women in society and family.
Anoressia & Bulimia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Le forme più estreme di alterazione dell'alimentazione sono l'anoressia e la bulimia. L'anoressia si manifesta attraverso una restrizione più o meno radicale dell'alimentazione, accompagnata da un continuo pensare e rimuginare sul cibo. Nella bulimia al contrario la persona è impegnata nel consumo continuo del cibo e nel suo rigetto.