I'm trying to finish up this book manuscript on the science of anorexia, and I'm coming to a bit of a sticking point. What I want to know from those of you who consider yourselves in recovery (or for parents of children who are in recovery) is this:
How do you define eating disorder recovery?
If you're not in recovery, I'd still love to hear what you have to say and what you think, just please let me know how you feel your recovery is going.
If you'd rather not share on a public blog, you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Any quotes from your comments may be used in the book, but I'm going to do so anonymously, so you can feel free to be honest.
- binge eating disorder
- biology of EDs
- body image
- disordered eating
- eating disorder
- Grand Theory of Eating Disorders
- narrating anorexia
- normal eating
- obesity hysteria
- weight gain
- weight loss
- Carrie Arnold
- I'm a science writer, a jewelry design artist, a bookworm, a complete geek, and mom to a wonderful kitty. I am also recovering from a decade-plus battle with anorexia nervosa. I believe that complete recovery is possible, and that the first step along that path is full nutrition.
Drop me a line!
nour·ish: (v); to sustain with food or nutriment; supply with what is necessary for life, health, and growth; to cherish, foster, keep alive; to strengthen, build up, or promote
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