Tag Archives: ANGI

Charlotte’s Helix, Charlotte’s Legacy

My dear friend Charlotte doesn’t have much time left. A few months ago, she was diagnosed with terminal breast cancer and she’s hoping for another six months. It’s not enough time for her to celebrate another birthday. This hasn’t stopped Charlotte. After helping her daughter recover from anorexia in 2009, she has remained on the […]

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Finding better genes- the Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative

Recently, the University of North Carolina Eating Disorders Center announced the beginning of ANGI: the Anorexia Nervosa Genetics Initiative. The goal is to gain a better understanding of the genes involved in AN. When I heard this announcement, I immediately wanted to know more. So I got in touch with lead investigator Cynthia Bulik and […]

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