Eating disorders are mental illnesses. These disorders are usually defined by abnormal eating habits that harm a person’s physical and mental health. The eating disorders don’t just include not eating food; they also include binge eating disorder, anorexia nervosa (people who eat very little), bulimia nervosa (people who eat a lot and then try to rid themselves of food) etc. As you can see, eating disorders are much more complicated than people usually think and they affect many people. It is still not clear what causes eating disorders, but it seems like both genetic and environmental factors play a role. There are many celebs who battled eating disorders and they are are ready to share their stories with you.