Stories

Eating disorders can affect anyone, at any age and of any background. By reading and sharing stories, we are creating an educated and motivated network of support. Read, learn and be inspired!
Amanda’s story

Amanda’s story

Exuding confidence and grace, Amanda’s energy is captivating on and off the stage. Trained to hold herself with poise as a lifelong dancer, bringing her eating disorder into the spotlight was a scary but central part of her recovery journey.

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Lenore’s Story

Lenore’s Story

Driven to succeed in all that she does, Lenore excelled in varsity athletics. She felt her strongest in the pool and on the lake. The same fear of failure that helped Lenore succeed in athletics was her greatest challenge when it came to her eating disorder.

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John’s Story

John’s Story

Avid cyclist, John, finds happiness on the scenic trails of London, Ontario. From his bicycle to the podium, his vigour is not lost. Using adversity to inspire, he creates empowered communities and journeys to become his best self.

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Jodie’s Story

Jodie’s Story

Strong mother of three, dedicated student, and proud mental health champion, Jodie Boyd used her eating disorder to find both power and peace.

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