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From Battling Anorexia To Bodybuilding: One Woman's Powerful Story

November 17, 2015 2 min read

A bad breakup in high school lead Laura Payne, now 32, to turn to a destructive disorder that nearly ended her life. anorexia eating disorder success story "I look at old pictures now and I look like I'm really ill - my bones were sticking out of my body and I had no boobs or butt." says the mother of one. "It starts out because you think you are too fat or someone thinks you're ugly. My parents were terrified but there was nothing they could do - there was nothing anybody could do." over-excercising bulimia In college, Laura began obsessively over-exercising and developed bulimia. She was knocking on death's door when she plummeted to a fragile 84 pounds. Finally, after years of suffering, someone came along who would change her life and her perspective on fitness. working out weight training 32-year-old Jason introduced Laura to a lifestyle of training and loving what you eat. Their relationship blossomed and Jason helped bring Laura out of the depths of her disorder and into a new, healthier reality. Laura made the decision to train for bodybuilding competitions. Her weight has doubled and her relationship with working out and eating has improved dramatically. bodybuilding competition "My eating disorders are always there at the back of my mind - I've just got to keep focused on bodybuilding to ensure I never relapse." Laura explains. training muscle mass gains The couple have a young daughter, Kylee, who Laura attempts to set a positive example for. She hopes that having a strong and healthy mom will help shape Kylee's outlook on herself. positive body image What are your thoughts on Laura's journey to health? Share your own stories with us in the comments! Source: Daily Mail [caption id="attachment_118224" align="alignleft" width="100"]@BodyRockTV @BodyRockTV[/caption] [caption id="attachment_118223" align="alignleft" width="100"]@BodyRockOfficial @BodyRockOfficial[/caption]

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