Living with an eating disorder in lockdown

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Living with an eating disorder in lockdown” – below is their description.

Earlier this year psychiatrists warned of a “tsunami” of eating disorder patients.

Soaring numbers of people sought help for the illness in England over the pandemic – with referrals almost doubling, as services became even harder to access.

In a special report, Lexie Mullins gives a personal account of the challenges the past year has posed.

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