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April 10, 2019

Elemental // Medium

CED's Dr. Crawford weighs in on "Meet the Obsessive Calorie Counters of Reddit: The internet’s favorite diet has a dark side"


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In Meet the Obsessive Calorie Counters of Reddit journalist, Gray Chapman takes a deep dive into the world of dieting on Reddit. Gray consults with CED Co-Director, Dr. Steven Crawford who details how the restrictive eating encouraged in these types of groups can be a dangerous catalyst for someone who is at risk for eating disorders.

This article was part of the launch of a new section of Medium’s website called ‘elemental’. Elemental aims to include health and wellness articles that are backed by science.

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