February 26th through March 4th is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week. 30 million people in America have suffered from some sort of eating disorder in their lifetime, with a high percentage of them being children. Some of these eating disorders include anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating. These eating disorders can have huge health consequences, including mortality.
Help spread awareness with the National Eating Disorders Association’s hashtag: #NEDAwareness. And if you or someone you love is suffering from an eating disorder, reach out for help.