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“How Weight Watchers Taught Me to Be a Disordered Eater”

“I started Weight Watchers like we all do with any new diet with glee, with excitement, with, I’m gonna do it not like the rest of the greedy fatties that can’t control themselves. I’m gonna eat nothing and become thin within weeks. So the first thing that they do is obviously they weigh you and then they tell you how much you should weigh. I thought that I was fat but Weight Watchers told me that I was really, really, really, really fat and that I was about to die any second. And then they told me what weight I should be and it was a giant difference and now I know that that weight, I would have been so, so thin and they were just saying that’s what the normal weight is. “

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How Weight Watchers Taught Me to Be a Disordered Eater

Rachel Levi, LMFT, CEDS, F- IAEDPFounder/Clinical Director
Shoreline Center for Eating Disorder Treatment

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