What’s It Like to be Homeless with an Eating Disorder?

Complicated. And More Common Than You Think.

Nicole M. Luongo


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When you read the words “eating disorder,” what comes to mind?

Do you visualize a young woman? Is she White? Able-bodied? Emaciated?

For decades this is who we have been taught to associate with disordered eating. That anyone else might struggle…