Posts tagged orthorexia
Can you be too healthy?

A lot of these habits our culture would be proud of! We would hear, "wow you are so dedicated", "wow you are so disciplined", wow I wish I could eat like you to look like you". We build up this idea that restriction and obsession are something to be proud of. That following a diet is like a badge of honor and cutting carbs is the only way to lose the last little bit of fat. This is why eating disorders are on the rise. This is why more and more young girls are struggling with body image issues. This is why we fear food. 

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