Back To School Was Exciting Until I Found Out I Was Diagnosed With An Eating Disorder

Back To School Was Exciting Until I Found Out I Was Diagnosed With An Eating Disorder

Like many of us, I always spent the month of August wondering who my teachers would be, what kind of homework I’d get, and who might be in my classes. In the past, the ambiguity made me a little nervous about going back to school, until I faced the most nerve-wracking August of my life. That August, I was preparing to go back to school after receiving treatment for my eating disorder. I was terrified. I was going to be entering my second semester of college; it should have been my third, but due to the severity of my illness,...

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