Raising Awareness through Conversation

Raising Awareness through Conversation

Each year the last week of February is denoted as National Eating Disorders Awareness Week.  Raising awareness about eating disorders saves lives.  Eating disorders still remain the most lethal of all mental illnesses.  The reported incidence and prevalence of eating...
EATING DISORDER AWARENESS MONTH – Press Release

EATING DISORDER AWARENESS MONTH – Press Release

SAN FRANCISCO COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN TO PROCLAIM FEBRUARY “EATING DISORDER AWARENESS MONTH” COMMUNITY INVITED TO ATTEND THE PRESENTATION FEBRUARY 28 MEDIA CONTACT: Sofia Keck, Cielo House (650) 455‐5933 sofiakeck@gmail.com San Francisco, CA, February...

Taking a Closer Look at Body Shaming

  Taking a Closer Look at Body Shaming Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. A recent study by the Obesity Action Coaltionreported that 63% of girls and 58% of boys experienced bullying about the size or shape of their body. We know...
Taking a Closer Look at Body Shaming

Taking a Closer Look at Body Shaming

A recent study by the Obesity Action Coaltionreported that 63% of girls and 58% of boys experienced bullying about the size or shape of their body. We know that bullying can have a dramatic effect on self-esteem, can lead to serious mental health concerns and even...