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A battle with bulimia: Overcoming the disorder

Laura Porter was a high school senior when she developed an eating disorder.

Wednesday - 02/26/2014, 09:31am EST

Tags: Laura Porter, bulimia, Paula Wolfson, binge eating

Va. school system launches site for eating disorder education

When school resumes, parents in Virginia will get something no other parents in the country will -- information about handling eating disorders.

Monday - 08/05/2013, 06:46am EDT

Tags: Martha Ireland, binge eating, anorexia, bulemia

Slice of Life: Relinquishing a pageant title to promote a body image awareness campaign

It's a story many women in the beauty industry have lived to tell: A beauty pageant contestant struggles with an eating disorder and enters a rehabilitation program.

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 09:09am EDT

Tags: Hoai-Tran Bui, beauty, body image, awareness, American University, Kaitlyn Dinneh Wozniak

Virginia to arm parents in fight against eating disorders

Supporters are calling a new Virginia law a first step in tackling the growing problem of eating disorders.

Monday - 04/01/2013, 04:41am EDT

Tags: psychology, Virginia General Assembly, Dickie Bell, Virginia schools, Paula Wolfson

Slice of Life: Carylynn Larson, fighting against calorie counting

Carylynn Larson, 33, founded the D.C. nonprofit Rock Recovery to help individuals living with eating disorders after her own disorder left her looking for help that didn't exist.

Sunday - 02/24/2013, 09:59am EST

Tags: slice of life, Rock Recovery, Health, therapy, Alex Beall