For those of you looking to understand eating disorders better, from the inside perspective of someone who has survived the worst and lived to tell her story, here’s an emotionally honest and highly readable new book on the topic.   In Table in the Darkness: A Healing Journey Through an Eating Disorder author Lee Wolfe Blum tells her dramatic tale of a smart, emotionally vibrant young person raised in an outwardly perfect family. It's a…

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Recently a mom called me about her 6-year old son, Ben, who was so picky that he was eating less than 5 different foods. Some days Ben refused to eat at all. Ben had always been a picky eater, his mother told me, but now his pickiness seemed to be getting worse and was causing a lot of stress at the dinner table. Mom was quite certain that her son didn’t have an eating disorder…

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