Eating Disorders

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    October 20, 2014

    Trial to Decide if Man Needs Medical Marijuana Restarts Monday

    With Election Day three weeks away, the decision over whether medical marijuana will be legalized in Florida hangs in the balance. And today, in what is a first for Florida, a jury will be deciding if marijuana is medically necessary for someone. The trial of Jesse Teplicki, which started Monday mo ... More >>

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    August 28, 2014

    Florida Group to Amazon, Google: Ban Fat-Shaming Apps

    Tampa-based Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) and a number of organizations -- including the American Board of Obesity Medicine -- submitted formal letters to the leaders of Amazon, Apple, Google, and Microsoft on Wednesday. The letters ask that the companies remove fat-shaming apps the groups deem off ... More >>

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    March 13, 2013

    Celebrity Apprentice's Marcus Lemonis on RawONE, Eating Disorders and the Secret to Success

    Marcus Lemonis is a man of many talents. In addition to his status as a self-made millionaire, the entrepreneur and philanthropist has taken turns on multiple reality TV shows, including Secret Millionaire, Celebrity Apprentice and the soon-to-air The Big Fix. Basically, he serves as a business turn ... More >>

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    January 6, 2011

    Instead of Resolving to Lose Weight This Year...; alancleaver_2000​We here at Charlie enjoy a snarky blog here and there, and we like to poke fun at the South Florida dining scene. Joking aside, there is a growing epidemic resulting from unhealthy relationships with food. 2011 has just begun, and many of us are making resolutions to l ... More >>

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    May 4, 2010

    Local News Headlines May Fuel Eating Disorders

    Screen grab​The media is desperate to make money on the web. And web technology allows the media to track viewer trends in a far more sophisticated way than ever before. That combination leads the media to appeal to the very lowest forms of human curiosity. Over on our sister blog, Daily Pulp, Bob ... More >>

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    May 17, 2001

    James Randi

    James was a stage magician and escape artist before becoming a full-time skeptic and debunker of psychic fakery and pseudoscience

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    April 16, 1998
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    April 9, 1998

    The Hunger Artist

    Michael Krasnow was one of the few male anorexics to leave behind a detailed account of his life. And his reasons for dying.