Books tagged: anorexia

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Body Language: Real Secrets About Girls, Your Body, Puberty, and Growing Up
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Body Language: Real Secrets About Girls,Your Body, Puberty, and Growing Up is a readable guide for ages 8 and up from New Moon Girls. Girls and experts cover the physical, mental, and social changes of puberty. Articles include menstruation, development, bras, body image, first periods, feelings and questions of this stage. A supportive must-read for girls and parents from trusted sources.
From Survive to Thrive: A resource for recovering from an eating disorder, written by those with lived experience
Price: Free! Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This guide is written by individuals with firsthand experience of struggling with an eating disorder or body image and eating issues. Contributors to this resource have provided basic information and practical advice on how to overcome challenges that are common during the recovery process. The guide is divided into 7 chapters, all addressing questions which people with eating disorders often ask
Ajar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Sixteen year old Gus Woodard is about to live the best summer of his life. Then something goes wrong. Something goes terribly wrong. Ajar is a coming of age story about sixteen year old Gus Woodard and his schizophrenic brother. Set during the 1970s in a small town in upstate New York, Gus must suffer the undeserved consequences when his delusional brother kills the local sweetheart.
Skinny
Price: Free! Words: 38,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
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You can never be too thin...can you? Melissa seems to have it all--grades, friends, dance team and the eye of the new guy in school. The one thing Melissa doesn't have is a perfect body. But there are ways to fix that. Strict dieting and throwing up can't be all bad, can they? Melissa soon finds the consequences are devastating, but turning back isn't so easy. Will she
How to Overcome Anorexia, Bed-Wetting, and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Part I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Do you or someone you know experience issues with anorexia, bed-wetting, or obsessive compulsive disorder. This book is a first hand account of how one man lived through all three of those issues as a young adult. This book will follow Travis through his path with a serious eating disorder and follow all of his attempts to try to eat healthy and not starve himself. A rare perspective from a male.
Silent Screams: Into and Out of Bulimia Through Poetry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders, 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.”
Welcome to the Beginning
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
While writing for a young playwright’s competition, Bronxite Roxanna “Roxie” Ramos learns more about herself and her friends as they work through the hardships they face in high school.
Like Swallowing Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders, anorexia, bulimia, whatever name you call it, it is synonymous with suffering and heartache . . . but what happens when boys find themselves trapped within a disease that society identifies predominantly with girls? How do they find their identity? Who can they turn to? James Brave's insights into the minds of teens with ED, will help both those affected and those around them.
Beast in the Mirror
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Bella Ashton was the teenage model to watch—until her anorexia got the better of her. Now, fresh off a year of eating disorder rehab, she's eager to get back in the game. But when a photo shoot goes wrong, Bella is taken captive by a hideous beast who was once a girl like her. Can she save the monster she's learning to love? And can finding the beauty in someone else help you find it in yourself?
The Face of Anorexia
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Dr. Leland Benton. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The Face of Anorexia - the body image is a detailed account surrounding the eating disorder known as Anorexia Nervosa. Being that anorexia is a mental disorder, Dr. Harry Jay, one of the leading behavioral scientists set about to tackle the problem of effective diagnosis, treatment and recovery from this eating disorder. If you or a loved one is suffering from anorexia then you need to read this..