Eating Disorders in Athletes

Eating Disorders in Athletes

Eating disorders such as anorexia and bulimia occur at an increased rate in athletes compared to their non-athlete peers.  Traditionally, the athletic culture has placed greater emphasis on an optimal body type for each sport, and even more specifically- each position...
Body Image

Body Image

Body image refers to the way people see themselves physically, and it often goes hand-in-hand with self-esteem. Feelings begin to form at a very early age and are influenced all throughout our lives by parents, caregivers, peers, life experiences, and more. Society...