Eating Disorders Awareness Week is approaching

Eating Disorders Awareness Week is approaching, so we thought we’d take on some of the common myths surrounding eating disorders. While we as a society are becoming more aware of the truth about eating disorders, there are still a lot of ugly myths doing the rounds. These myths often trivialise eating disorders, which is a bad thing as it may discourage sufferers from seeking treatment, or prevent friends and family from understanding how serious their loved one’s condition really is.

So, without further ado, let us dispel some myths about eating disorders:

  • MYTH – EATING DISORDERS ARE ALL ABOUT VANITY

While there is some evidence to suggest a link between poor body image, the media, and eating disorders, this is likely to be one part of the problem, not the whole picture. Eating disorders are serious psychiatric illnesses whose development is very complex. Nobody willingly endangers their life through starving, … Read the rest

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Panera Bread Offers Clean Eating and a Fast-Modern Dining Experience About Panera Bread

Panera Bread is an American bakery-cafe chain that offers many classic, healthy eating options. The company was founded in 1984 by Ken Rosenthal, Ronald M. Shaich, and Louis Kane, and the first Panera Bread opened its doors in Kirkwood, Missouri in 1987. For the past 31 years, this restaurant chain has expanded to more than 2,300 locations in the United States and Canada and over $6 billion in annual revenue.

Panera Bread is a modern, forward-thinking, clean-eating, fast casual restaurant. It is the first restaurant to offer a 100% clean-eating menu in the United States. Panera Bread was also the first restaurant to post calorie counts by their menu items. Panera Bread is committed to providing good, healthy options as well as a simple but enjoyable experience for its customers. Panera Bread has consistently worked towards this goal by continuously improving the chain’s operations. One example of this is when … Read the rest

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