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How To Avoid the Temptation of the Fad Diet

How often do you fall into the tempting trap of fad diets? Summer seems to be the time that most of the fad diets come out of the woodworks. Each one promises to help you shed that last 10 pounds [...]

2021-07-20T20:42:52+00:00June 28th, 2021|

How to Discover Self-Love in Eating Disorder Recovery

Self-love is a beautiful, freeing thing to have. It’s incredible to feel comfortable in your skin and confident in your abilities. Anyone in recovery from an eating disorder can benefit from reaching a place of self-love or even self-neutrality. You’re [...]

2021-07-20T20:42:52+00:00May 25th, 2021|

Scaling Back: The Truth Behind the Number

When was the last time you stepped on a scale? And what was your response to the number you saw? When you struggle with a condition like body dysmorphia or an eating disorder, you have a tumultuous relationship with the [...]

2021-07-20T20:42:52+00:00March 30th, 2021|

Eating Disorders: A Family Affair

Family and Eating Disorders Eating disorders are detrimental to the person experiencing them, but the condition affects more than the individual. Family members feel the effects of eating disorders, too, but often don’t receive the same attention and support. When [...]

2021-07-20T20:42:52+00:00March 1st, 2021|

Removing the Fear of Food at Magnolia Creek

National Nutrition Month focuses on the importance of making informed food choices, and this is the perfect time to understand more about what nutrition means to a dietitian. As a Regional Director of Clinical Partnerships for Magnolia Creek, I help [...]

2021-07-20T20:44:12+00:00March 19th, 2020|

Ring in the New Year without Diet Culture

By Kayla Carson, Regional Director of Clinical Partnerships Happy New Year! There is something about a new year that just feels good. It could mean a clean slate, a new chance, 365 more days of opportunity, growth, innovation or evolution. [...]

2021-07-20T20:44:12+00:00January 7th, 2020|

Do I have an eating disorder?

At Magnolia Creek, we are often asked how to know if someone has an eating disorder. It is common to not know the signs and symptoms, and for many, a sense of shame or guilt about their eating disorder behaviors [...]

2021-07-20T20:44:13+00:00August 12th, 2019|

Is there a connection between dating apps and eating disorders?

Smartphones have propelled us into the digital age and opened the window for instant communication. Social media apps, such as Instagram, are proven to play a significant role for those susceptible to eating disordered behaviors, anxiety, and depression, but now research is showing [...]

2021-07-20T20:44:13+00:00June 25th, 2019|