Would you look at me the same if you saw all my scars, if you knew all my pain?you wouldn't. I'm sorry I'm such a mess, I really am, because I love you and want to be who you want me to be. But you don't know the real me, and it's killing me.
Suffering with Anorexia, the cumulative effects of long-term starvation can cause sudden heart failure. Most often, this type of sudden death occurs while the anorexic is asleep. Such is the insidious nature of anorexia; a disease in which slow starvation can coexist with such a surprising degree of functional well-being that sometimes an autopsy will show no obvious heart problems. The thought of chronic anorexia leading to sudden death is an extremely frightening one, value your life, stop…
When someone says they are too fat to have an eating disorder, it sounds like they do not understand that its a mental illness-Eating disorders are not character flaws or choices, or quirks or body types- You don't choose to have an eating disorder. You also can’t tell whether a person has an eating disorder just by looking at their appearance. People with eating disorders can be underweight, normal weight or overweight. It’s impossible to diagnose anyone just by looking at them.
I Eating disorders aren't just deadly thin people in hospitals. An eating disorder doesn't gaurantee that you'll become emaciated or even lose weight at all-Eating disorders are mental illnesses- Eating disorders are not all about being skinny, they can be invisible, eating disorders can go unrecognized and undiagnosed-eating disorders can happen to people at any weight