Understanding The Truth Behind Eating Disorders

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I want to start by telling the story of Valeria Levitin (Russia, 1973), a beautiful and talented woman whose Eating Disorder foreshadowed a tragic life.

I first heard about Valeria in 2012, during my Psychology 101 class; she was 39 years old. Her pictures were disturbing to me. I could not help my brain from repeating her images in my head, which spurred me to research her personal…