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Amazon Pulls Controversial Rescue the Anorexia Girl App

Amazon Pulls Controversial Rescue the Anorexia Girl App Following Outcry

Originally posted 04/09/2015 07:00PM

Amazon has removed a controversial app called Rescue the Anorexia Girl after facing backlash from online users and eating disorders awareness groups.

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Hilary Duff: I Was Too Thin as a Teenager

Originally posted 04/08/2015 08:20PM

After a roller-coaster year, actress and singer Hilary Duff is happier than ever. Subscribe now for an inside look at what her life is like now and to learn all about her new favorite costar, only in PEOPLE!

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Zoë Kravitz Opens Up About Eating Disorder Battle: 'It Was Scary'

Zoë Kravitz Opens Up About Eating Disorder Battle: 'It Was Scary'

Originally posted 04/01/2015 04:40PM

Even with an actress mother and rocker dad paving the way, Zoë Kravitz admits that her road to fame wasn't an easy ride.

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American Eagle Wins Award for Realistic Underwear Ads

American Eagle Wins Award for Realistic Underwear Ads

Originally posted 03/31/2015 07:35PM

American Eagle Outfitters's undergarment line Aerie just scored a major win for ditching photoshop and celebrating women who don't fit into the supermodel mold.

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Awkward's Ashley Rickards Reveals Her Long Struggle with Eating Disorders

Ashley Rickards Reveals Her Long Struggle with 'Dark, Secretive World' of Eating Disorders

Originally posted 03/21/2015 12:00PM

Awkward star Ashley Rickards opens up about a very personal struggle in her new book, A Real Guide to Getting It Together Once and For All.

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Mom of Teen Who Died of an Eating Disorder Speaks Out

Lacey Smarr's Mom: 'My Daughter Was Not Bullied' Before Her Death

Originally posted 03/10/2015 05:25PM

Candace Miller wants to set the record straight.

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Filmmaker Jessie Kahnweiler Takes Ownership of Her Eating Disorder

Filmmaker Jessie Kahnweiler Takes Ownership of Her Eating Disorder

Originally posted 02/20/2015 08:20AM

Los Angeles-based filmmaker and comedian Jessie Kahnweiler wants to put a humorous spin on what she says has long been a "taboo" topic: bulimia.

"I want to inspire people to ask questions," she tells PEOPLE of The Skinny – her forthcoming web series about a feminist comedian "living, loving and really trying to deal with an eating disorder."

She adds, "It's based on some girl that I know." And of course, that girl is a version of herself.

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Reality Star's Eating Disorder Made Public by Angry Roommate

Real World: Skeletons' Violetta Milerman Opens Up About Her Eating Disorder

Originally posted 02/05/2015 05:45PM

Real World: Skeletons star Violetta Milerman opened up about her struggle with anorexia and bulimia after a roommate she had previously confided in shared her secret on Tuesday's episode.

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Monica Seles Opens Up About Binge Eating Disorder

Monica Seles Opens Up About Binge Eating Disorder

Originally posted 02/03/2015 09:00AM

Monica Seles has talked about her struggle with Binge Eating Disorder in the past, but she's hoping to spread her message even more widely with a new public service announcement in conjunction with the Binge Eating Disorder Association and National Eating Disorders Association and pharmaceutical company Shire.

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Tallulah Willis on Seeking Treatment: 'I Became My Own Worst Critic'

Tallulah Willis on Seeking Treatment: 'I Became My Own Worst Critic'

Originally posted 01/07/2015 10:00AM

Tallulah Willis was barely into her teens when she started to hate herself.

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