Book Review: Diary of an Exercise Addict by Peach Friedman

Book review by Alexis McDonald

Diary of an Exercise Addict by Peach Friedman

While the most common terms used to diagnose and describe eating disorders are anorexia and bulimia, the spectrum of other forms of disordered eating are as varied and unique as the people who struggle with their effects.

In her memoir Diary of an Exercise […]

By |September 13th, 2012|0 Comments

Learning to exercise your right to be true

Post by Alexis McDonald

As part of my work for Project True, I have had the opportunity to do a great deal of learning. I get to read countless books written by courageous women and men willing to share their stories in order to help others find their true selves again. What I didn’t count […]

By |August 1st, 2012|1 Comment

Book Review: Life Without Ed

Review by Alexis McDonald

The idea that an eating disorder is a relationship, not a condition, may sound a bit strange at first. However, in her book “Life Without Ed”, as Jenni Schaefer shares how viewing her struggles as such allowed her to break free from the cycle of disordered eating, it all begins to […]

By |July 25th, 2012|0 Comments