Anorexia is a psychological eating disorder and, in some cases, even a life-threatening disease. There are people who die starving themselves because of anorexia, as the grip of the illness takes control - yes, it's that serious. It's no surprise that most of those who have been through it call such experience a living hell.


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Fortunately, these people in the list below managed to beat the illness and regain the weight - along with regaining their life, their sanity, and happiness.

If you are someone who suffers from anorexia or you know anyone with an eating disorder, remember that you are not alone. Do not hesitate to ask for the help you need.

#1 Margherita Barbieri, A Stunning Young Dancer, Has Made A Miraculous Recovery After Being Called “thunder Thighs” At Ballet School

Margherita Barbieri, A Stunning Young Dancer, Has Made A Miraculous Recovery After Being Called “thunder Thighs” At Ballet School

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varwenea 2 weeks ago

So happy for her. She is stunning!

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#2 Hannah During The Grip Of Her Anorexia When Her BMI Dropped To 11 An Hannah Now

Hannah During The Grip Of Her Anorexia When Her BMI Dropped To 11 An Hannah Now

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varwenea 2 weeks ago

Omg. 😲 Love her new healthy self and beautiful smile

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#3 1 Year Difference - This Is To Hopefully Show You That No Matter How Lost You Are In Your Own Head, It Is Possible To Escape! It Is Possible To Find Happiness Again

1 Year Difference - This Is To Hopefully Show You That No Matter How Lost You Are In Your Own Head, It Is Possible To Escape! It Is Possible To Find Happiness Again

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Sofia Bellavista 2 weeks ago

Beautiful! Congrats!!!

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#4 Before And After Anorexia

Before And After Anorexia

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varwenea 2 weeks ago

Love the healthy, muscular body and tat too!

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#5 Matthew Booth 'Died' For 20 Minutes When He Was Rushed To Hospital And It Saved His Life

Matthew Booth 'Died' For 20 Minutes When He Was Rushed To Hospital And It Saved His Life

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Sofia Bellavista 2 weeks ago

Male anorexia is often overlooked. Amazing recovery!

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#6 Danny Walsh Slipped Into The Grip Of Anorexia After Becoming Obsessive Over Football, Training To Be The Best Player He Could Be But Within Four Months He Managed To Beat The Illness And Gain Weight

Danny Walsh Slipped Into The Grip Of Anorexia After Becoming Obsessive Over Football, Training To Be The Best Player He Could Be But Within Four Months He Managed To Beat The Illness And Gain Weight

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Lasse 2 weeks ago

Great stuff! The "before" photo is full of pain and suffering, the "after" one again is full of health, thriving and pride. It's great to see all these stories of recovery and healing!

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#7 Elle Lietzow Refused To Let Even A Drop Of Water Touch Her Lips. After A Week, She Collapsed With A Seizure And Was Rushed To Hospital

Elle Lietzow Refused To Let Even A Drop Of Water Touch Her Lips. After A Week, She Collapsed With A Seizure And Was Rushed To Hospital

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Sofia Bellavista 2 weeks ago

Notice that they were all naturally beautiful before anorexia

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#8 Linn Strömberg, 23, Survived On Just 400 Calories A Day And Was In Danger Of Suffering A Heart Attack Before Taking Up Weightlifting

Linn Strömberg, 23, Survived On Just 400 Calories A Day And Was In Danger Of Suffering A Heart Attack Before Taking Up Weightlifting

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varwenea 2 weeks ago

What a transformation. Healthy, gorgeous. Happy for her!

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#9 "No More Fear... Of Doing Or Wearing Anything That Might Make Me Look Less Than Perfect To Anyone Who Might Be Looking At Me"

"No More Fear... Of Doing Or Wearing Anything That Might Make Me Look Less Than Perfect To Anyone Who Might Be Looking At Me"

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Sofia Bellavista 2 weeks ago

Curvy and beautiful!!

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#10 Kaitlyn Davidson Once Weighed Less Than 37kg And Has Made A Remarkable Recovery

Kaitlyn Davidson Once Weighed Less Than 37kg And Has Made A Remarkable Recovery

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varwenea 2 weeks ago

The left picture is such an irony carrying the cupcakes and cake. She sure recovered well!

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