Child and Adolescent Eating Disorder Program

I'm a College Student and I Survived Anorexia Nervosa


Makenna talks about the challenges she faced in trying to recover from anorexia nervosa. She said she felt trapped as a teen, but now, thanks to treatment, the college student finally feels free. Makenna was treated by the Eating Disorders team at Golisano Children's Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY.




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