NEDAwareness Week activities and events bring people together in creative, engaging ways to raise awareness about the seriousness of eating disorders and the many resources available to those affected. Check out the list of events happening around the University of South Florida from Feb. 17-26. Wed., Feb. 17- Fri., Feb. 19 Tunnel of Oppression... Continue Reading →
Happy Thursday, Bulls! It’s National Eating Disorder Awareness Week (NEDAW). With 70 million people worldwide suffering from eating disorders, the facts about what healthy really means have to be spread. How we view our body directly affects our relationships, health and confidence, so don’t hold yourself back! Stop focusing on weight and unrealistic goals, and learn to love and embrace your body.
What does “healthy” mean to you? Health has become increasingly trendy, and the average US citizen sees 5000 advertising messages a day. Unfortunately, many “health” advertisements emphasize thinness or fitness as being healthy, and it can be hard to look past media stereotypes when they’re the only thing you see. Healthy doesn’t always mean thin... Continue Reading →