|Anorexia is an illness NOT a lifestyle choice, academic claims|
France has joined Italy and Israel in passing laws banning the promotion of extreme thinness in the fashion industry. The health reforms, which include fining agencies employing models with a BMI under 18 and criminalising pro-anorexia web content ...
Daily Mail - Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:23
|19 things no one tells you about battling anorexia|
Irish Examiner - Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:45
|Family of child star Lena Zavaroni call for ban on anorexia websites|
The singer, discovered aged just 10 on talent show Opportunity Knocks, died at 34 because of health complications caused by anorexia in 1999. Websites promoting anorexia and other eating disorders have become such a concern that they face a ban under ...
Express.co.uk - Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:01
|Sony's Amy Pascal worries over 'anorexic' Emily Blunt by SEBASTIAN ...|
'I think I saw a picture of her and she looked anorexic,' Pascal told director Drew Goddard and fellow Sony executives in the missive, one in a series of emails that have just been published by WikiLeaks. Pascal resigned two months ago over the scandal.
Daily Mail - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:08
|Anorexia patient says her recovery should give hope to others|
A student from Cambridgeshire, whose weight plummeted to just under five stone as she battled anorexia, is hoping her recovery will help others with the condition. Beth Hall, 24, from Oakington, would go for three or four days at a time with no food.
ITV News - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 23:00
|Amazon Pulls Controversial Rescue the Anorexia Girl App Following Outcry|
Amazon's product description for the app read: "Help anorexia girl become healthy! Skinny girl needs your help to get fatter. Feed her with different goodies – sweet and regular – cakes, chicken, pastry, sandwiches and etc. ... Just throw food at her ...
People Magazine - Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:07
|Amazon Pulls 'Disgusting' Anorexia App Geared Toward Girls|
Yahoo Parenting - Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:18
|Amazon pulls 'Rescue the Anorexia Girl' app following backlash|
New York Daily News - Fri, 10 Apr 2015 07:51
|Amazon removes new game that mocks anorexia sufferers|
Daily Mail - Thu, 09 Apr 2015 00:30
|'Rescue The Anorexia Girl' App: Amazon Pulls It Amid Criticism|
International Business Times - Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:43
|Amazon Shuts Down App Game Called “Anorexia Girl”|
Madame Noire - Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:15
|Anorexic Girl App: Amazon Pulls 'Rescue The Anorexia Girl' After Brian Cuban ...|
The Inquisitr - Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:50
|Ban on anorexic models moves forward in France|
PARIS -- France's Parliament has moved to make it a crime to use anorexic models or encourage anorexia, as authorities try to crack down on the glorification of dangerously thin women. Other countries including Israel and Spain have taken similar action.
CBS News - Fri, 03 Apr 2015 07:02
|France bans pro-anorexia websites and underweight models|
The Verge - Fri, 03 Apr 2015 02:20
|France poised to ban anorexic models, send people to prison for hiring them|
NOLA.com - Sun, 05 Apr 2015 23:45
|France Cracks Down on Anorexia by Banning Super-Skinny Models from Runway|
Vanity Fair - Fri, 03 Apr 2015 18:06
|France bans super-skinny models in anorexia clampdown|
Reuters - Sat, 04 Apr 2015 05:01
|Can Deep Brain Stimulation Help Anorexia?|
Researchers and doctors have begun using deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat anorexia nervosa. In just a tiny handful of cases so far, neurosurgeons have implanted electrodes into the nucleus accumbens in the brains of patients. The nucleus accumbens ...
Daily Beast - Wed, 08 Apr 2015 02:18
|French lawmakers OK health care bill targeting anorexia|
PARIS (AP) — Too-thin models, too much drinking, sexy cigarette packs: France's parliament is cracking down on all of these in a sweeping bill designed to improve public health and trim public health costs — while tackling unhealthy stereotypes along ...
SFGate - Tue, 14 Apr 2015 08:53