Black Women on Eating Disorders, Body Image & Thinness | Black Ballad

“A common misconception about people with an eating disorder is that black people don’t have eating disorders. With anorexia nervosa in particular, we tend to think that only over sensitive middle-class white girls fall prey to this illness.”

– Jada*, aged 27

Only white girls get eating disorders. You would be forgiven for believing this…

Read article here: Black WOmen on Eating Disorders, Body Image & Thinness | Black Ballad

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