It was pretty shocking when we found out over the weekend that Ke$ha checked herself into a 30-day rehab center to treat an eating disorder. But unfortunately, she wasn’t the first celebrity to do so. You might remember a few of these female stars who have publicly battled eating disorders, too…

30 Health Quotes To Motivate and Inspire compiled a list of 12 Celebs Who Battled Eating Disorders and Won. We can’t forget that Mary-Kate Olsen sought treatment for anorexia after looking rail thin on a red carpet in 2004. Or how about when Demi Lovato came out about her issues with eating disorders and self-harming in late 2010? And did you know that Kelly Clarkson has admitted to having an eating disorder as well? Sad.

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Did anyone in this list surprise you? Whose struggle do you think was the most intense and publicly scrutinized? Tweet us @OKMagazine.


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