Eating disorders

Interview 40

Female
Age at interview: 20
Age at diagnosis: 19

Brief outline: She has lived with diabetes most of her life and has been on different insulin types such as' NovoRapid and Insulatard. When she was on two insulin injections a day she had a fixed mealtime routine and had to have snacks in between meals. She stopped having her snacks because she thought she was eating too much. She started misusing insulin and developed and eating disorder.

Background: University student; has a boyfriend; living in shared student accommodation with three other friends.

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