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BEATRICE IN THE MIRROR

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Trigger warning: eating disorders; list of resources provided at the end (warning signs, prevention, helplines) Eating Disorder Resources Warning Signs https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/warning-signs-and-symptoms/ https://nedc.com.au/support-and-services/supporting-someone/understanding-the-warning-signs/ https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/patients-families/health-matters/february-2016/eating-disorders-5-warning-signs.aspx Prevention https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/learn/general-information/prevention https://oxfordmedicine.com/view/10.1093/9780195173642.001.0001/med-9780195173642-chapter-16 https://www.waldeneatingdisorders.com/blog/3-ways-to-embody-eating-disorder-prevention/ Helplines US: https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/help-support/contact-helpline UK: https://www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk/support-services/helplines...
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