1. Student, 21, whose eating disorder left her suicidal and BMI classed her as underweight was told she was ‘too  The Sun
  2. Student, 20, refused help for severe eating disorder because she was "too fat"  Mirror Online
  3. 'I was told I was too fat to get help for my severe eating disorder'  Wales Online
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A YOUNG woman was refused professional help for her severe eating disorder because she was deemed 'too fat' by the health team who assessed her, leaving her to continue self harming. Sammy Halstead, from Caerphilly, Wales, was denied help because of her body max index (BMI).A YOUNG woman was refused professional help for her severe eating disorder because she was deemed ‘too fat’ by the health team who assessed her, leaving her to continue self harming and…

Student, 21, whose eating disorder left her suicidal and BMI classed her as underweight was told she was ‘too fat to get professional help'

Sammy Halstead, 20, was horrified when she was told her body mass index (BMI) was too high to qualify for mental health support Sammy Halstead, 20, was horrified when she was told her body mass index (BMI) was too high to qualify for mental health support

Student, 20, refused help for severe eating disorder because she was "too fat" - Mirror Online

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Sammy Halstead, 21, said the rejection letter from her community mental health team made her think she shouldn't take on more caloriesSammy Halstead, 21, said the rejection letter from her community mental health team made her think she shouldn't take on more calories

'I was told I was too fat to get help for my severe eating disorder' - Wales Online