Mom Discovers When to Be Tough With Anorexia

Emily Troscianko's anorexia was so severe that when she was 26 she was barred from a treatment program because her weight had dropped so low. Therapists said she was a medical liability; they were afraid she might collapse at any time. Her mother, Susan Blackmore, tried everything she could. Then, by accident, she spoke some honest, harsh words. "Your anorexia is not welcome at my houseā€¦ I'm not having your anorexia wrecking my new home," Blackmore says she told her daughter, who is now 28....Full Story
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