Posts Tagged 

Body image

This is some text inside of a div block.

18 Tips for Being an Ally to Your Queer or Trans Loved One with an Eating Disorder

Being a good ally to your trans or queer loved one means being supportive, respectful, and willing to learn all year roundÔÇönot just during Pride Month. And if your loved one is also in recovery from an eating disorder, you will want to ensure that you can not only give them the care and compassion they need but also understand how their identity may influence their eating disorder development and recovery.
This is some text inside of a div block.

How Gender Presentation Affects Body Image

ÔÇŹGender presentation, identity, and body image are inherently linked. This may partially explain why eating disorders and disordered eating behaviors are so prevalent among transgender and non-binary individuals.
This is some text inside of a div block.

Fatphobia is Alive and Rampant in the Gay Male Community

Fatphobia and weight stigma are unfortunately rampant in among gay men, in which many men experience fat-shaming, discrimination, harmful comments, and exclusion, causing a toxic environment that often ostracizes its own community members.
This is some text inside of a div block.

Eating Disorders in Transgender Youth

Historically, eating disorders have been thought to affect thin, white cisgender girls or women, though the reality is, eating disorders like anorexia nervosa (AN), and bulimia nervosa (BN) affect people of all genders, sexualities, sizes, weights, ethnicities, and races; and transgender youth are no exception.

We're on Instagram

View Profile