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“Love our Bodies, Love Ourselves” is a movement launched by the B.C. Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness Campaign (PEDAW), to bring awareness to the public in preventing eating disorders and building self-esteem with a positive body image.

Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) Campaign week February 1-7, 2018.

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December 14, 2017

What will YOU be doing for Eating Disorders Awareness Week

It’s that time of year again! As you know, the Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness (PEDAW) Campaign:  love our bodies, love ourselves, is launched every year from February 1-7 with activities and events taking place throughout the year.  It is a province wide effort to raise awareness around prevention and early intervention of eating disorders as … Read More

January 16, 2018

Orthorexia – taking healthy eating to an unhealthy extreme, and another way to look at food

As a dietitian working with children, youth, and families for over 20 years, I have observed orthorexia, a phenomenon where healthy eating becomes an unhealthy obsession. Most current nutrition research supports the notion that eating a diet based on whole, minimally processed foods is “healthy.” However, someone who suffers from orthorexia may fixate on the … Read More

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events

Anorexics & Bulimics Anonymous

September 30, 2015, 7pm – 8pm

657 Marine Dr, West Vancouver, BC V7T 1A4, Canada (map)

CMHA Kelowna: ED Education group

October 1, 2015, 1pm – 2pm

Wellness Development Centre, 504 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna (map)

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Are you ready for Eating Disorders Awareness Week? #PEDAW #EDAW #Purple4PEDAW #PEDAW2018 #EDAW2018

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4 ways to support a family member in eating disorder or disordered eating recovery. – Yeah…Immaeatthat

4 ways to support someone with an eating disorder. #prevention #awareness #eatingdisorders #loveourbodies #pedaw #purple4pedaw #pedaw2018 immaeatthat.com/2017/08/24/4-ways-to-support-a-family-member-in-eating-disorder-or-disordered-eating-recovery/

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