eating disorders

What Parents Should Know About Boys And Eating Disorders

What Parents Should Know About Boys And Eating Disorders

Parents of girls likely know that, with all the pressure from society and peers (and sometimes even family), they need to be on the lookout for signs of eating disorders. But what experts have really only fairly recently started to figure out is that our boys might be at risk…

Focus On Your Kids’ Health, Not Their Weight

Focus On Your Kids’ Health, Not Their Weight

Recently WW, the company formerly known as Weight Watchers, introduced a “health coaching” app for kids called Kurbo. It’s obviously meant for weight loss, even though dieting isn’t appropriate for many kids, and can lead to disordered eating. Healthy approaches to managing kids’ weight should focus on building healthy eating…