It was my mom’s love for the little things in life that helped her survive.
The ring symbolized much more than just our love. For me, it represented the full circle.
These are unprecedented times for the world, and especially for those of us battling eating disorders and mental illness.
When my primary care physician diagnosed my anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder and an unspecified eating disorder, he advised me to just “look online” for resources.
Orthorexia masks itself as a healthy way to live.
Friends and family voiced concerns but my sick mind took pride in my frail appearance.