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Every BODY Is Meant To Do Something Exceptional

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I am what some people call “athletically built.” I am more comfortable with my body now. But it hasn’t always been this way.

For a long period of time between seventh and 10th grade, I suffered from an eating disorder — bulimia.

It was really hard for me to participate in the sports I loved. I would purge before soccer practice, sometimes making myself feel too sick to play.

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