Living With Bulimia: Kathy Benn
A mother describes her daughter's struggle with an eating disorder that finally ended in death.
Changes in Behavior continued...
Parents need to know what to look for, to realize that things like what we
were seeing with Shelby early on aren't just "girlie behaviors," but
can be early signs of a seriously unsettled individual who needs help. And
people need to understand that with eating disorders, you can't separate the
mental self from the physical self. There needs to be parity of treatment to
allow them to have any hope of recovery.
Published on Aug. 11, 2005.