'SCAPE: Healthy New Image

'SCAPE: Healthy new image
Figures show increasing numbers of young people are admitted to hospital because of eating disorders and the rise in social media and an obsession with image is blamed in part. EDs affect boys as well as girls and can occur in people as young as seven … Read more on The Advocate

Advocates band together
Pezzente also works with the Jessie's Legacy Eating Disorders Prevention Program at Family Services of the North Shore. In addition, Pezzente serves as the co-ordinator of the year-round Provincial Eating Disorders Awareness Campaign (PEDAW), focused … Read more on North Shore News

What to expect when seeking help for eating disorders
Horror stories of long waiting lists and lengthy struggles to access — and pay for — eating disorder treatments should not stop anyone from seeking help, local health professionals say. A young Hamilton woman recently launched a web-based … As … Read more on OurWindsor.ca