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Type 1 Diabetes and Eating Disorders: A Complicated Relationship

This content originally appeared on TCOYD: Taking Control of Your Diabetes. Republished with permission.By Quinn Nystrom My eating disorder started when I was around 12 years old, when I started struggling with anxiety and depression. It was my secret though, and it stayed that way for a long time. I justified the behaviors in my […]