Target: Ali Kerr, Founder of BulimiaHelp.org
Goal: Support an online community that lends assistance to individuals struggling with bulimia
Bulimiahelp.org is an online community designed to offer support to individuals suffering from bulimia. Bulimia is a disorder that is often misunderstood, even by trained professionals and therapists. It is a complex not only in the psychological sense, but a physiological sense as well. The cycle of bingeing and purging interferes with natural hunger signals, making it nearly impossible for a person suffering from bulimia to return to a normal eating schedule. However, the support of the online community Bulimiahelp.org provides strategies to help sufferers return to a normal eating schedule. Support the efforts of Bulimiahelp.org to fight against a deadly disease.
BulimiaHelp.org recognizes a serious deficit in support for bulimics and addresses it. For many sufferers of this disease, it is not financially possible to get the level of treatment needed to overcome it in a professionally run facility. In order to overcome this challenge, BulimiaHelp.org offers a minimal cost program that can create an essential intervention.
Although clinical recovery programs are the most commonly known tools for recovery, BulimiaHelp.org offers a different, innovative and invaluable set of resources. Through this program, thousands of men, women, boys and girls, who otherwise might not have a chance at recovery, are given the opportunity to fight for their health.
Dear Mrs. Kerr, Founder of BulimiaHelp.org,
As you know firsthand, bulimia is a deadly disease that has the power to jeopardize both a person’s physical health and mental well-being. Despite its prevalence, it is a condition that comes with much shame and secrecy, contributing to how difficult it is to overcome this disease. One of the beautiful things about BulimiaHelp.org is that it allows individuals who are afraid of coming out with their condition to seek help while they figure out how to seek support from the individuals around them. Even if a person’s immediate social circle is unable or incapable of offering help, the online community of BulimiaHelp.org can assist them.
Please continue to grow and develop BulimiaHelp.org, developing materials that help sufferers of bulimia to understand their condition and overcome it. This resource is invaluable to the community at large. Often times, bulimics are talented people who are determined enough to forge a different path in life if only given the proper tools. The work of BulimiaHelp.org is incredible; please continue forging ahead.
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