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Helping Others Helped Me Admit To My Own Eating Disorder

As a mental health advocate, I was addicted to appearing to be recovered. I was afraid to admit that I am living with an eating disorder. Afraid that it meant the messages I was telling people about recovery being possible wasn't true. That living with an eating disorder, while being highlighted as recovered, meant I was a fraud.
Ann Dowsett Johnston

Alcohol: The Modern Woman's Steroid?

Red or white? It's the first thing you're asked when you walk into a party. Booze is everywhere, and women are now a big part of the drinking culture. Is that a problem? Well, yeah, says writer Ann Dowsett Johnston who wrote about her own struggles with the bottle within the pages of her new book, Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol.
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This School's Got A Drinking Problem

WOLFVILLE, N.S. - A Nova Scotia university that saw one of its students die last year after a night of drinking has vowed to make changes to its alcohol policy following a report from the province's t...