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I'm Slowly Starving to Death

Thursday, July 16, 2015   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Andrea Guidi
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I'm Slowly Starving to Death -- and I Can't Stop It

 

By Asher Fogle

Good Housekeeping 7/16/15

 

 

In the last five years, Lisa Brown has lost more than 50 pounds because a rare disease won't let her eat.

 

Lisa Brown is well aware of what she looks like, thank you.

"It always amazes me what people say to me," says the 5'10" former model. "For years, people will come up and give me advice on being anorexic or are really rude and say things like 'skinny bitch.'" But Lisa, whose weight has plummeted from a healthy 140 lbs. to less than 90 lbs. in the last five years, doesn't have anorexia or bulimia.

 

Click here to read the full article in Good Housekeeping 7/16/15


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