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Pro-Anorexia Site Blasted For Selling Jewelry To Promote The Eating Disorder

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A pro-anorexia was criticized for selling a bracelet that encourages the eating disorder, but they've since changed their site!

But maybe the negative press surrounding this issue actually did some good!

The internet was recently outraged to discover that a pro-anorexia website, My Pro Ana, was selling a "Pro Ana Red Weave Bracelet" that encouraged the life-threatening eating disorder.

The description next to the bracelet read:

"Traditionally a red beaded bracelet, the pro ana bracelet is worn as a reminder of staying true to your diet, and also to meet other Ana’s."

Basically, it was very apparent that the site was capitalizing off of a serious illness!

Sickening.

But shortly after attention was brought to the controversial jewelry, the bracelet's description was

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Michelle Duggar Reveals Past Struggle With Bulimia In New Book Written By Her Daughters!

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Michelle Duggar has 19 kids, but that's not the only hard thing she's had to go through (though, her kids are extremely rewarding!).

She also battled bulimia as a teen.

The oldest daughters of the Duggar clan have written a book called Growing Up Duggar, and inside, Jana, 24, Jill, 22, Jessa (who just got engaged!), 21, all write about their mother through the disguise of a teen named 'Marie' before revealing that they're actually speaking about their mom.

Here's what they wrote:

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Dr. Drew's Daughter Reveals Her Shocking 7-Year Battle With Anorexia And Targets Her Mother For Pressuring Her To Be Thin!!

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Dr. Drew is an expert on treating addiction, so this is surely to hit close to home.

He has nothing but love and admiration for his daughter and, now, the 21-year-old Paulina Pinsky is opening up about her 7 year battle with anorexia.

And, as an addiction medicine specialist, he knows all about what goes into a fight like this, but a lot of her issues seem to stem from her upbringing, especially her mother, his wife of 22 years, Susan Pinsky. In fact, what Paulina says about the pressures her mother put on her are even tough to read.

In a statement, Dr. Drew said:

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Keira Knightley Gets Brutally Honest About Her Family History With Anorexia

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We need more people like her!

Keira Knightley’s notoriously tiny frame has created some rumors throughout her career that the 28-year-old actress is anorexic , but she’s definitely not!

In a new interview, Miz Knightley talked about her family history with the eating disorder, saying:

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19 Celebs Who've Battled Eating Disorders

Demi Lovato

Eating disorders are a serious problem with girls growing up both in the past AND nowadays.

It's something that a lot of different people have struggled with!

Even celebs like Demi Lovato, Victoria Beckham, Kate Winslet, and so many more!

But they overcame those awful, addictive measures to lose weight and are happy and healthy the way they are today!

As we all should be!

So if you're curious to see who else has overcome their battles with eating disorders then….

CLICK HERE to see the full gallery of "Celebs Who've Battled Eating Disorders!!!"

CLICK HERE to see the full gallery of "Celebs Who've Battled Eating Disorders!!!"

CLICK HERE to see the full gallery of "Celebs Who've Battled Eating Disorders!!!"

CLICK HERE to see the full gallery of "Celebs Who've Battled Eating Disorders!!!"

CLICK HERE to see the full gallery of "Celebs Who've Battled Eating Disorders!!!"

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