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Disordered Times .. Patient Expert

Casper, Wyoming
I consider myself a former purging-type anoretic but don't see myself as recovered. Recovering? Yeah, probably, but sometimes I wonder. It's a tough road. It's even tougher knowing where you stand. I came up with the idea for Disordered Times by looking at other blogs out there and realizing that... Full Bio
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Read all about it! by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Disordered Times has undergone a revival of sorts thanks to Twitter. Check out Disorderednews Daily , which compiles links about eating disorder news from Twitter users an ... Read on »
Here but really gone by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I’m moving on. It’s time. Disordered Times, on the other hand, isn’t going anywhere any time soon. The domain is registered through the end of 2010, so this site will co ... Read on »
Them porous, brittle bones by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders At this time last year, I got a bone scan for the first time and found out I have osteopenia, the precursor to osteoporosis. This year, my bone density is even worse and now ... Read on »
Is it the end, or merely a turning point in the road? by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders In the same way that print newspapers across the country are dying, this site and its presence are also in question. I’m at a standstill, creatively and intellectually, when ... Read on »
Bulimia: Not just for rich, white girls by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Cross-posted on The-F-Word.org Eating disorders are often thought to be a “rich white girl’s disease,” but a new study shows that black girls and girls from low-income fa ... Read on »
Economic anorexia? by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders In this economic climate, I couldn’t help but be intrigued by a PRNewswire article, titled, “ Future of Global Recession Revealed in… a Diet Book? “ while perusing the web f ... Read on »
Weighting, weighting, weighting… by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Answer me this: Do you think it is okay for an otherwise healthy person to diet rigidly, overexercise and sit in saunas to lose every ounce possible before a weigh-in as lon ... Read on »
It has long since been time for an update… by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders …so here it is. This is a part of what I was up to for the majority of February: Longtime readers probably remember me talking about this last year, but unfortunately ... Read on »
Eating “discontrol”… the newest label under the umbrella of BED by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders In the March 2009 issue of Fitness Magazine , writer Colleen Oakley confesses her struggles about being a borderline binger. Unlike those who meet the clinical ... Read on »
Because this site kicks ass… by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Blogging Fusion has picked Disordered Times as its blog of the week! Many thanks to the editors at Blogging Fusion for giving this site its coolest honor to date…and for mak ... Read on »
Workplace “fitness challenge” posts by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders To those who have found their way here from Junkfood Science, you’re looking at the main page because of broken links. My site died for awhile last year, and not all posts ... Read on »
Office “fat talk” rant by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders In the last few months, I’ve had the good fortune of not being exposed to as much office “fat talk,” now that I’m down to part-time status. Most of the days I work are prett ... Read on »
Supersize vs Superskinny: It’s calorific! by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Cross-posted on www.the-F-word.org What do you get when you combine fat hate and fearmongering, a television doctor with questionable ethics, a dubiously qualified nutrit ... Read on »
It takes a village…or a tragedy by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders This morning, the United Kingdom’s Southern Daily Echo, who, on January 27 th, reported the death of an anorexic college student, Alice Rae, used the tragedy to buttress the ... Read on »
This is a lousy post about a non-scientific survey. Deal with it. by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders British news is running rampant with stories about a survey that reports 1 in 5 women ages 16-25 suffers from an anorexia or bulimia. The same survey reports that one in ... Read on »
The Buffet: Eating Disorders in the News by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Here’s a look at related headlines making the news… PsychCentral takes a look at magazines for teen girls and finds dangerously mixed messages about weight and body image ... Read on »
Living history by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Forget eating disorders. Let’s talk about the historical significance of this day. No matter how you voted in November, you surely know its importance and have contemplated ... Read on »
Fattest cities in America - BED? by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Editor note: Please welcome Greta, a new contributor to Disordered Times! What do you think is the fattest city in America?  Detroit?  Phoenix?  Kansas City? Los Angeles? ... Read on »
I think I need a short break by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders The beginning of another semester has somehow drained me of constructive thought and creativity…and this is before any paper-writing! I guess I just don’t have much to say. ... Read on »
ED sufferers find solace in songs by Disordered Times .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I stumbled across this article by the London Observer. It discusses a YouTube short film called “My Story (Anorexia)” uploaded by 18-year-old “katerynabilyk” of the Ukraine ... Read on »