The State Hornet

The road to recovery after developing an eating disorder

Kevin Hendricks

September 24, 2014

Of the many issues college students contend with on a daily basis, one issue particularly detrimental to a student’s health are eating disorders.Jennifer Lombardi, the executive director at the Eating Recovery Center of California located in Sacramento, estimates 25 percent of college students have an eat...

Being healthy outweighs the number on the scale

Being healthy outweighs the number on the scale

Kaitlin Sansenbach

October 15, 2013

Weight obsession can be harmful for someone’s mind and body. Media portals give people images of what a person should look like. If someone  does not see that they fit the mold that is portrayed, some will do whatever it takes in order to achieve a type of “perfection” they desire.The idea of...