Podcast: Eating Disorders & Type 1 Diabetes

My episode for the Eating Disorder Recovery Podcast by Dr. Janean Anderson on eating disorders and diabetes is live! You can listen to it here:



How I Hid Behind Diabetes to Cover Up My Bulimia

I recently shared my story with PsyCom of living with bulimia nervosa and diabetes, and how I used balancing my blood sugars as a cover for binging and purging.

You can read the whole article here: https://www.psycom.net/bulimia-hiding-my-eating-disorder/.

Why We Need to be Talking About Eating Disorders AND Type 1 Diabetes

For 12 years I had suffered in denial, silence, shame, guilt, and despair. I didn’t believe there was another life that I could live. It wasn’t until going to treatment, along with my family and friends support, that I realized there was a wonderful life to live out there. I just needed to be honest with my struggles, accept help and believe that I was worth it.

Read the rest of my blogpost in honor of National Eating Disorder Awareness week here:  https://centerforchange.com/why-we-need-to-be-talking-about-eating-disorders-and-type-1-diabetes/.