Women everywhere struggle with eating disorders ranging from poor self-esteem to extreme starvation and/or bingeing. The fact that there is a stigma that accompanies these issues makes it hard for these women to find help or even feel comfortable telling their husbands and family about their struggles. That makes it all the more difficult, since talking about it not only makes it easier for the person struggling, but helps others by letting them know they are not alone.
Read more about Beth's story here at the Mormon Women Project.
You can also visit her blog here for
additional posts on eating disorders,
all from her own experience through the trial and recovery.