Have you heard of an eating disorder known as anorexia nervosa? This is characterized by a fear of gaining weight and having a strong eagerness to be thin and restricts one’s self in eating food. Most people having this kind of condition are looking themselves as overweight even though they are not.
There was a story a girl who suffered from the said disease and made an extraordinary transformation after being treated in the intensive care for seven months.
At first, there were moments in her life, i think, that she was about to give up. The though of getting better was a challenge to her the time when she got released from the hospital, her habit of not eating and afraid of been an overweight taking a turn to get worse. There were also times that she could not walk and her body was covered with bruises.