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The podcast to end eating disorders. It's time to put an end to the many myths and stigma that surround Eating Disorders. There is hope. Hosted by Eating Disorder Recovery Coach Millie Thomas. Produced by Castco Media

End Eating Disorders Castco Media

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The podcast to end eating disorders. It's time to put an end to the many myths and stigma that surround Eating Disorders. There is hope. Hosted by Eating Disorder Recovery Coach Millie Thomas. Produced by Castco Media

    Model Stefania Ferrario on 'plus size'

    Model Stefania Ferrario on 'plus size'

    Millie chats with Stefania Ferrario an Australian model with Bella management who has worked on many major campaigns both in Australia and around the world. In 2015 she started a campaign to end the use of the term "plus size". They discuss Stefania’s own body image journey, body positivity and what needs to change to encourage more diversity within the modelling industry.




    There is hope at ended.org.au 




    endED is a nonprofit organisation and needs your support to continue providing guidance and hope for those affected by eating disorders. DONATE HERE



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    • 43 min
    The 40 Year Anorexia Battle

    The 40 Year Anorexia Battle

    In this episode Millie chats with Dr June Alexander who battled an eating disorder for 40 years and who now uses her lived experience to make a difference and create change. Amongst other things June has written 10 books on eating disorders including her memoir. June discusses recovering later in life, the power of lived experience and what a valuable recovery tool storytelling can be.


    There is hope at ended.org.au 




    endED is a nonprofit organisation and needs your support to continue providing guidance and hope for those affected by eating disorders. DONATE HERE



    Follow endED on Facebook or Instagram 



    Follow Millie on Instagram 

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Emily Seebohm: Navigating an Eating Disorder as an Olympian

    Emily Seebohm: Navigating an Eating Disorder as an Olympian

    In this week’s episode Millie chats with the incredible Australian Olympic swimming star Emily Seebohm. Emily has achieved so many amazing accolades over the course of her career so far including being a 4 x Olympian, 5 x Olympic medalist and 5 x world champion. At the beginning of this year Emily bravely opened up to the world about her eating disorder battle and in this episode she delves deep into her journey for the first time.




    There is hope at ended.org.au 




    endED is a nonprofit organisation and needs your support to continue providing guidance and hope for those affected by eating disorders. DONATE HERE



    Follow endED on Facebook or Instagram 



    Follow Millie on Instagram 

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Millie's Highlights

    Millie's Highlights

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    In this episode Millie has picked out a few of her favourite bits form the first season of the End Eating disorders podcast. 

    On behalf of everyone at EndED and Castco Media we want to thank everyone who shared their incredible stories over the first season of this podcast. This has been life changing for so many people and we're working hard on bringing a second season to you in the near future.

    Thank you to BCU who put their money where their mouth is and financially supported this podcast through the whole journey.

    You can support us by making a once off or ongoing donation here: DONATE

    • 30 min
    8 Keys to Recovery

    8 Keys to Recovery

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    In this week’s episode Millie chats with the world renowned eating disorder clinician, author and lived experience pioneer Carolyn Costin. They discuss her 40 years of experience in the eating disorder field including the establishment of the very first US residential eating disorder facility Monte Nido, her 8 Keys to Recovery philosophy, the power of lived experience and her latest passion - training Recovery Coaches through The Carolyn Costin Institute.

    • 55 min
    Biology of Eating Disorders

    Biology of Eating Disorders

    In this episode Millie chats with the renowned Dr. Cynthia Bulik - Distinguished Professor of Eating Disorders and Founding Director of the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders; Professor of Nutrition at the Gillings School of Global Public Health and Associate Director at the UNC Center for Psychiatric Genomics. They discuss the biology behind eating disorders and the importance of the Eating Disorders Genetic Initiative (EDGI) - the world’s largest study into the genetics behind eating disorders.

    • 42 min

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