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It's time to debunk some myths to help break down stigma! In this episode, Rachel addresses 5 common myths that people have about eating disorders. These myths include: eating disorders are about wanting to be skinny, eating disorders only affect rich, white, cisgender, females; eating disorders have a "look"; eating disorders are a choice; and lastly, people binge eat because they lack "willpower." Rachel offers information to counter these myths in order to help listeners gain a more accurate understanding of the nature of eating disorders.