(Content Warning: Graphic content about purging)
Fat people with eating disorders suffer unnoticed in a culture that equates eating disorders with another body type. Share this video to help break the silence.
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- 10 Things I Wish People Understood About Eating Disorders
- Dealing with Fatphobia while in Eating Disorder Recovery
Beck Cooper is a poet and performing artist. Originally from California, Beck is proud to now live in New Orleans and work for the Lower Ninth Ward Living Museum. She’s been writing and performing poetry in the Louisiana spoken word scene since 2013, drawing upon personal experience to explore themes of womanhood, queerness and body positivity. She’s currently a member of “Eclectic Truth,” the Baton Rouge National Poetry Slam team. Check out her Tumblr here.