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” really mean? I recently attended an “Accepting Our Bodies” workshop offered at the Counseling Center. Honestly, I thought I had learned everything about body image and self-acceptance in middle school, but I was mistaken. Our bodies are constantly changing and so does the way we view ourselves. I did not realized the... Continue Reading →