A patient's story: “My life revolves around food and exercise”BMJ 2003; 327 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.327.7411.382-a (Published 14 August 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;327:382
What is life like with bulimia?
Living with an eating disorder is a daily struggle. I feel it's worse than a drug addiction because you have to deal with food on a daily basis.
My life revolves around food and exercise. Because of my abuse of diet pills and purging, I had a stroke when I was 23. I now have headaches. I am at risk of …