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Overeater and Anorexic Fall in Love at Eating Disorder Clinic

By Victoria Kim

A couple coping with opposite-looking eating disorders get engaged after finding love in recovery. MORE  

Study: One in 10 Teen Girls Has an Eating Disorder

By Chrisanne Grise

A UK study finds eating disorder diagnoses are rapidly increasing among teens. MORE  

Iron Man Actor Reveals Battle With Eating Disorders

By McCarton Ackerman

Ashley Hamilton is seven years sober, but says food addiction remains a struggle. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 20, 2013

By The Fix staff

Drinking during puberty linked to alcoholism, teens bribed into attending booze-free prom parties, and Toronto mayor Rob Ford denies smoking crack in video. MORE  

How Horses Help Treat Eating Disorders

By Victoria Kim

Equine Assisted Therapy can help patients improve body image and learn about boundaries and trust. MORE  

Christine Quinn Comes Out as Bulimic, Alcoholic

By McCarton Ackerman

The NYC councilwoman and mayoral candidate hopes her story will inspire others to get help. MORE  

Sexual Harassment Linked to Eating Disorders in Men

By Sarah Beller

A new study finds a link between high levels of sexual harassment and bulimia in men. MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 10, 2013

By Bryan Le

Los Zetas drug cartel throws childrens' parties, China pledges to step up drug war efforts, and NY cops make accidental tomato crop bust. MORE  

Chris Christie Reveals His Weight-Loss Surgery

By Will Godfrey

New Jersey's governor underwent lap-band surgery as part of his 20-year struggle with food. MORE  

Are Women Wired to Binge Eat?

By Victoria Kim

A new study on rats is the first to suggest that biology may play a role in eating disorders. MORE  

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Big Brother, Where Art Thou?

I barely made it out of my troubled adolescence and I had resources; how can I help an underprivileged teen with everything stacked against him?

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The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

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For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

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Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious San Diego rehab has a program for you—if you can tear yourself away from “the most amazing massages ever."

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