Illustration: Carolyn Figel

I Inherited My Eating Disorder, and Science Agrees

Why I signed up for these studies in a heartbeat — and you might want to, too

un fact about eating disorders (just kidding — none of it is fun): If anyone ever insinuates to you that anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating disorder are a choice, a vanity issue, or solely the product of one too many social media clicks, that person…