Anorexia: A Boy in a Girl's World | BBC Newsbeat

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"Charles is 17. He has anorexia. He’s been going to an eating disorders unit at a hospital in London for the past year and a half. But in just a few months’ time, he’ll turn 18 and will have to leave for good. As he approaches the final weeks of his stay we follow him as he battles to meet his target weight, attempts to pass his GCSEs and returns to his old school to tell his friends his big secret.

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"This is an eating disorder in recovery. I eat six times per day, like clockwork. I exercise. I rest. I have friends, a job, schoolwork, bills, and responsibilities."

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