It’s another beautiful, sunny day here on Long Island, and I write this to you from my parents’ home. Every Tuesday and Friday, I visit my hometown of Port Washington, and work with my grandmother on rehab from hip replacement surgery last summer, and my dad on improving his strength, […]

This post originally appeared on Rosie Waterland’s Facebook page and has been republished with permission. Last week I had a huge fight with my mum. Why? Because she’s ashamed of my weight. After years of a severe eating disorder that included hiding vomit in containers around my room, I had […]

One dancer seemed regal and graceful on the outside, but little did the people around her realize that inside, she was struggling with a biting eating disorder that first haunted her when she was just eight years old. Dance teacher Colleen Werner, 20, shares that beauty and body standards of […]

An overweight recycling manager has told how he dropped a staggering 13 stone amid fears he would suffer heart attack or stroke. Barrie McRorie, 29, from Netherton, North Lanarkshire, revealed how his weight fluctuated throughout his childhood before ballooning uncontrollably to 24 stone after he lost his job. He found comfort […]

A Canada woman is reclaiming her life after she let it spiral out of control as food became her coping mechanism to deal with childhood trauma of sexual abuse and bullying and saw her tip the scales at 320lbs. But one decision in 2011 changed Ashley Amaral’s life in the […]

MEDIUM TERM POST BARIATRIC SURGERYT SOFT FOODS If you do not experience any problems with the Stage ‘Fluids’ regime then you will quickly move onto the .LONG TERM POST BARIATRIC SURGERYT THE FUTURE FOOD FOR LIFE Only when you are able to tolerate a good variety of foods from Stage […]