‘My self-worth plummeted every month’: the hidden disorder that can ruin women’s lives

Laura Murphy.

By the time Emily got her diagnosis, she was under 24-hour supervision by her mum, suffering with anorexia and routinely self-harming. Her suicide attempts had numbered “too many to count”. She had seen doctors, was working with a therapist and “doing everything everyone said, but the emotions were exhausting and relentless and stayed there”. Then … Read more