Lenore’s Story

Lenore’s Story

Stories Athletic Excellence, Hidden Struggle   The same fear of failure that helped Lenore succeed in athletics was her greatest challenge when it came to her eating disorder. As an elite athlete, Lenore views the risk of failure as a driving force to persevere...
John’s Story

John’s Story

Stories Male Eating Disorders: An Invisible Struggle   Using his voice, passion and determination, John’s lifelong struggle with an eating disorder empowers him to fight his own battle and to help others fight theirs. A turbulent childhood and undiagnosed...
Jodie’s Story

Jodie’s Story

Stories Self-Love Motivated by Motherhood   Jodie Boyd found both power and peace despite her eating disorder. Jodie was only 13 when she started experiencing anorexic and bulimic symptoms. Over the course of 13 years, Jodie was admitted to multiple eating...
Amanda’s story

Amanda’s story

Stories A New ‘Normal’ Behind the Scenes   Raised on the stage as a lifelong dancer, Amanda never allowed her eating disorder to keep her out of the spotlight. “I was raised in a household where my eating habits were heavily influenced and body image was...