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Helping thousands with eating disorders

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Last year, there were 1,585 hospitalizations for an eating disorder among females. Girls aged 10 to 19 accounted for more than half of those. Photo Credit: CBC

If you had a child with a mental health problem, like an eating disorder, you would do anything to help.

If that meant raising a million dollars, constructing a building and creating a program from scratch, so be it.

Christa Akins is the founder of PEACE in MIND.

It stands for Parents Empowered and Children Encouraged.

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