According to CNN:
"Like many teenage girls, Lee Ann Thill was obsessed with her appearance. Then one day at a camp for diabetic teens, she heard counselors chew out two girls for practicing “diabulimia” — not taking their insulin so they could lose weight, one of the consequences of uncontrolled diabetes..."
I learned about 2 new diseases this month: first, wiitis, and now, diabulimia.
‘Diabulimics’ skipping insulin to slim down. MSNBC, 06/2007.
Diabetics risk health to feed obsession with thinness. CNN, 06/2007.
CNN Video: Skipping insulin to stay thin, 08/2007.
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