A young woman has spoken out about a rare eating disorder that meant she would gulp down whole bottles of tomato sauce.
A new centre for people with eating disorders is being opened today at Leicester's Glenfield Hospital.
Everybody knows somebody with an eating disorder says leading charity BEAT
The latest report by eating disorder charity BEAT, suggests that around 1.5million people in the UK may be suffering from an eating disorder.
Boys, girls, men and women from all types of background and ethnic groups can suffer from eating disorders.
Jo Thompson, mother of two, suffered from an eating disorder throughout her teens and spent over four years in hospital.
Now over the worst of it, Jo says anybody who may be struggling with their relationship with food should seek help as soon as possible.
Many symptoms can go unnoticed, and not all eating disorders are visible like anorexia. Think you may have an eating disorder? Follow the link to BEAT's symptoms page.