A podcast raising awareness of eating disorders in the Middle East, produced by the Middle East Eating Disorders Association, a not-for-profit aiming to support prevention and awareness of Eating Disorders, as well as professional training, research and support to patients across the whole Middle East area.Alongside guests and listeners’ questions, the podcast aims to cover a wide diversity of aspects regarding eating disorders’ diagnosis, treatment, recovery, as well as support to patients of all sizes, ages, genders, abilities and ethnicities. Because eating disorders don’t discriminate....
In this episode, MEEDA receives special guest Dr Lily O'Hara, Associate Professor of Public Health at Qatar University and Health At Every Size advocate.
In this episode, Dr O'Hara explains what is weight stigma, why she prefers the term "Weight Oppression" and what is the link between Weight...
In this episode, Dr Nicola Rinaldi, lead author of "No Period, Now What?" tells MEEDA more about Hypothalamic Amenorrhea, or the loss of periods due to underfueling and overexercising.
- What is HA?
- Factors of HA
- Why having regular periods is important
- People can lose their periods AT ANY...
Certified ED Dietitian Hala Abu Taha meets Florence Gillet, Certified Eating Psychology Coach and founder of Beyond Body Image.
Together, they go through these questions about navigating Eid or other religious celebrations, in ED recovery:
1- How do I handle seeing people I haven't seen for a...