Here’s Why Eating Disorders on College Campuses Are on the Rise

Here’s Why Eating Disorders on College Campuses Are on the Rise

Gill Low had a history of depression and self-harm dating back to her early teen years, but it wasn’t until she went away to university in Wales that she began binging and purging. By the time she started pursuing her master’s degree, what had started as an occasional stress reliever developed into a full-blown eating disorder. “I did not buy proper food the whole year I was there,” she told Healthline. “When I ate, it was junk food from the local shop. And I threw up pretty much every single day.” This went on for four to five years, slowing...

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