Remember the anorexic actress that begged for support through a viral video not too long ago?
Daily Mail – A 5’7″ anorexic actress who once weighed a mere ’40- something’ pounds and was on the verge of death has made a miraculous transformation and put on almost all of the weight she lost as part of her recovery following her battle with anorexia nervosa.
Rachael Farrokh, 37, from San Clemente, California, made headlines in May after posting a video detailing her decade long struggle with the disease. After well-wishers raised nearly $200,000 in online donations for her, she was able to tackle her growing medical bills and seek life-saving treatment.
Less than sixth months after being bedridden and almost too gaunt to speak, the aspiring actress-turned-activist has gained back much of the weight she lost, telling NBC4 News that she is now dedicated to helping others with the disease.
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