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Exercise Addiction, Disordered Eating and Hypothalamic Amenorrhea with Sarah Liz King
Episode 1822nd November 2021 • This Food Thing • Jemma Richards
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Sarah Liz King was a straight ‘A’, high achieving, show jumping and dressage competing kid. This mentality served her well until a digestive issue had her cutting out food groups and later, while training for the bodybuilding, “bikini class”, in the grip of a serious exercise addiction

“The smaller I got, the unhappier I got, and the smaller my life became.” 

Exhausted, trapped and in a downward spiral, Sarah reached out for help.  With the right support she was able to unwind and, finally, recover. 

Today Sarah is Health at Every Size (HAES) Exercise Physiologist specializing in hypothalamic amenorrhea and runs a thriving coaching practice and podcast.

Join me to hear how Sarah turned her life around and thrived.

EPISODE TIMESTAMPS:

  • [02:30] - Food is friend. Former foe.
  • [11:30] - Exercise addiction/bodybuilding
  • [20:00] - Sarah’s Recovery
  • [30:48] - Hear about Sarah’s work esp Hypothalamic Amenorrhea

CONNECT WITH SARAH:

Instagram: @sarahlizking

Website: sarahlizking.com

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