The recently released “Provider Competencies for the Prevention and Management of Obesity” requires our attention. Two doctors, with the support of 27 agencies including the Academy of Eating … [Read more...] about Where’s the competency in the new “Provider Competencies”?
Cultivating Body Trust® includes acknowledging fear-based behaviors and beliefs about food that make it harder to trust yourself. Examples of these might be feeling powerless to some foods (like … [Read more...] about On Geneen Roth, Sugar, “Do No Harm”, Unicorns and Healing
The Whole 30—that’s what we’ve heard about the most this year. It seems to be one of the big diet trends right now. That’s right, we called it a diet. Many don’t think the Whole 30 is a diet. The … [Read more...] about The Whole 30 is Over, Now What?
By Dana Sturtevant and Hilary Kinavey In a culture that emphasizes “nutritionism”—a reductionist way of thinking about food that assumes the whole point of eating is to maintain and promote bodily … [Read more...] about Nutritionism
By Hilary Kinavey, MS, LPC This happens to me pretty often. I have a round, up-front belly. It was round and up front before I was fortunate enough to carry my children in it. It was round and … [Read more...] about On being asked if you are pregnant.