All too often today you say “eating disorder” and an image jumps into peoples minds of an adolescent girl desperate to be thin. This is heartbreakingly false
I only have to open Instagram to see endless images of the perfect body
'She is wasting away before our eyes'
I just googled "How To Measure Yourself" and immediately lots of methods were offered around measuring your chest, bust, waist, hips, etc. But is that the only measurement that counts? Surely that's only one aspect of one's self?
Demi Lovato posted an old photo of herself, telling fans 'recovery is possible'.
Leading eating disorders charities have warned people in recovery not to share “before and after” images of themselves after
Healthy is defined as being "In a good physical or mental condition; in good health". But when I Google imaged 'healthy man' it showed men with six packs holding up dumbbells. Searching 'healthy woman' showed images of toned, slim women eating fruit. 'Healthy food' shows images of fruit and vegetables.
We can get so preoccupied with work itself and forget about some of the colleagues around us and how they could be feeling. Work will always be there but your colleagues might not. So, why not start a conversation today?