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Eating disorders more common than you think

Eating disorders more common than you think

By Katherine Green and Christina Elias

February 18, 2015

(Trigger warning: story contains frank discussion and first-person accounts of eating disorders) Katherine Green and Christina Elias at Dart News Online have written a great piece on eating disorders. Through sensitive and compassionate reporting, they've done a great job of putting real faces on...

Fat is not a bad word

By Aina Kelsaw-Fletcher, Community HS, Ann Arbor, Mich.

December 9, 2013

As a child, I was always told to hide. Told to stay in the background, to don myself in blacks, greys, and navy, to avoid stripes like the plague, to never touch a pair of skintight jeans. As a child I grew up thinking my name was “Flattering.” I listened to my mother and stuck to black T-shirts and sw...