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Dating can be hard enough as it is, but can you imagine what it's like when you have an eating disorder and your self-worth is through the floor? James not his real name developed an eating disorder when he was in grade nine.

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He's recovered a couple of times since then, but it really affected his last relationship. All that really mattered to me was being thin and being as thin as possible, so I kept eating less and less and less," he told The Hook Up.

Trying to do anything I could to maintain negative calorie intake. James said his girlfriend didn't want him to loose weight, but had to be careful about how the topic could be brought up.

The eating disorder caused issues for James and his girlfriend, he completely lost his sex drive, and they ended up breaking up. We couldn't go anywhere without me thinking about it.

I can't change it now, but to look back and see that was because of a diet Try to Download directly 0. Space to play or pause, M to mute, left and right arrows to seek, up and down arrows for volume. Dr Ben Buchanan is a clinical psychologist who specialises in body image issues and told The Hook Up that an eating disorder is essentially a bad relationship with one's self.

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