Slim To None: A Journey Through the Wasteland of Anorexia Treatment

Paperback | February 4, 2004

byJennifer HendricksForeword byNational Association for Anorexia Nervosa and Asso

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"[Jennifer Hendricks] ... fought to be cured of anorexia nervosa. But as the diary she kept shows, a widespread lack of understanding about eating disorders and scattergun treatment programs make the battle almost insurmountable . . . a sorrow to read."

--The New York Times

"Patients' voices can all too easily be forgotten in the world of mental health care, but Jenny's voice rings strong. Through this earnest and captivating exposure, her father succeeds in keeping her story alive."

--David B. Herzog, M.D., president and founder of the Harvard Eating Disorders Center

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"[Jennifer Hendricks] ... fought to be cured of anorexia nervosa. But as the diary she kept shows, a widespread lack of understanding about eating disorders and scattergun treatment programs make the battle almost insurmountable . . . a sorrow to read."--The New York Times"Patients' voices can all too easily be forgotten in the world o...

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Title: Slim to None PBAuthor: HendricksISBN: 0071433716 Category: Psychology/MemoirTrim Size: 5 ½ x 8 3/4UPC: 639785384854Price: $14.95"An important book . . . Jenny Hendricks's diary entries speak to us directly without manipulation, but with the plain truth of who she is, and what she perceives about others . . . A valuable head-star...

Jennifer Hendricks was the valedictorian of her high school class but spent most of her last five years confined in hospitals. She weighed just 45 pounds when she died at age 25.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:384 pages, 8.2 × 5.5 × 0.93 inPublished:February 4, 2004Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Review A tragic memoir detailing the life of Jennifer Hendricks. It's interesting to see the differences in treatment of eating disorders then, in comparison to now.
Date published: 2007-12-03