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Woman Reveals Her Dangerous Weight Loss Secret on The Doctors

Michelle had always struggled with her weight. She started turning to food for comfort when she was 16 and was being bullied and harassed by some of her classmates.When she recently, and very quickly, shed more than 180 pounds her friends and family assumed she had done it through diet and exercise. 418 more words

Purging Anorexia

A Letter To Myself

Dear Jan at 45I am the 62 old you writing to encourage and give you the hope that you desperately need. I know your pain. You believe incorrectly that after purging every day for 25 years and now starving yourself that your life is hopeless – I know what you are… 455 more words

Purging Anorexia

Why Pro-Ana Websites Are Dangerous

 Anorexia Nervosa is a potentially life-threatening eating disorder. In fact, according to the American Journal of Psychiatry, eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness. 1,699 more words

Anorexia Children

Have You Heard Of Orthorexia?

While most people know what the terms anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder mean, many people may not be as familiar with the definition of orthorexia.  892 more words

Anorexia Nervosa Treatment

Broken Pieces

I was terrified as I looked down at my life shattered into shards that were scattered across the floor. Finding and putting back together the tiny pieces felt like a hopeless cause. 75 more words

Anorexia Recovery

Healing the Roots of Women’s Sexual and Relational Struggles

Girls are often born into this world surrounded by messages about who they are supposed to be, and who they should become; Be cute.  Smile.  Be a nice girl.  1,380 more words

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