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Does 'The Biggest Loser' Promote Anorexia and Bulimia? | BlogHer

Does 'The Biggest Loser' Promote Anorexia and Bulimia? | BlogHer | Bulimia | Scoop.it

It says that Viewers responded on social media with opinions that Rachel looked dangerously thin and gaunt, and with concerns that celebrating her rapid weight loss is akin to celebrating bulimia and anorexia. Either way, can't help but ...

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It says that the show 'The Biggest Loser' give the reward to the person with the lowest weight, even if it's not healthy. A woman lost 58.62% of 260 lbs. and won $250,000 and she does not look healthy. I would rather be large and healthy, then thin and sick.

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Former Army Officer Reveals Struggle with Bulimia | CRC Health Group Blog

Former Army Officer Reveals Struggle with Bulimia | CRC Health Group Blog | Bulimia | Scoop.it

Jenifer Beaudean is no stranger to meeting challenges head-on. A 1991 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, she is a self-described “driven, creative and ridiculously independent” person who has jumped out of airplanes, and led soldiers as an Army officer.

 

For 13 years (beginning when she was a West Point cadet) she was also a secret bulimic.


Via CRC Health Group
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Jenifer Beaudean was a bulimic for 13 years, at the beginning of her military training at U.S. Military Academy, at West Point. She felt like she had to be thinner to be accepted in society.

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