Eating disorders can put an effect on any person no matter whether they are in teenage, middle age or old age. There have been around 30 million people in the United States who are in the conditions of an eating disorder. There is a greater number of celebrities who are involved in such conditions. Here we have listed down the names of top celebrities of Hollywood who had an eating disorder:
Demi Lovato has made herself as the unofficial spokesperson for the young women concerned with the eating disorder since she treated herself through the bulimia and anorexia in the year 2010. She once unveils in the interview that when she was young, she used to believe that she will die soon at 21. She is now putting the main focus on her health and fitness all the time. She is also following the fitness routine to cope with the eating disorder.
When Paula Abdul started dancing at the age of 7, she started finding herself much insecure through her muscular body frame. She started binging and over exercising. In 1994 she consulted the mental health. She took help of the nutritionists and therapists. She has also worked with the National Eating Disorders Association to encourage young women to cope with such conditions.
In 2012, Lady Gaga unveiled the truth that she has been struggling through the anorexia and bulimia since she was at the age of 15. She even posted the pictures related with her cycles of weight gain and loss. Now she is connected with the foundation in helping the people with body image, drug addiction, alcoholism, and bullying.
Diana, Princess of Wales
Princess Diana was always open in public in speaking about the conditions of bulimia and self-mutilation in the year 1994. She believed that the actual solution lies within yourself. Family friends can help the patient in coping with the eating disorders in finding the better way out.