Find the best quotes by Carre Otis.
Part of treatment for drugs and alcohol is you abstain from these, but with eating disorders you can’t abstain from food so the treatment is…
My doctor felt that the main contributing factor was so many years of malnutrition, especially during my formative years, even before I got into modeling.
Motherhood has brought me many joys and insights, but the new perspective it granted me on the role I had inadvertently played in young women’s…
I believe that as women, we must commit ourselves to sustaining the progress made by our foremothers who fought so hard for women’s equality and…
But I would assert that despite the wide variety of yoga options and individual preferences, there is one universal element: the union of consciousness and…
You have to find a balance with food in your life – you can’t take out food. It can be absolutely terrifying.
The doctor asked what my diet was like and I had to sit down and realize it’s not normal, and hadn’t been normal for about…
My weight fluctuated when I was 30, and I did the unthinkable – I stepped out as a plus-sized model.
Though my parents assured me over and over again that I wasn’t stupid or slow, I sensed that my dyslexia was now a stigma on…
There comes a moment as a parent when you realize you will no longer be the center of your child’s universe.
My parents were both from the East and had moved to San Francisco only so my father could go to law school there.
My days are jam-packed with carpools, classroom assistance, tending to chickens, dogs and seven acres of olive trees!
It not unusual for women with anorexia to suffer heart attacks.
I was essentially paid to perpetuate the myth that we are all, or should at least try to be, 17 and a size 2 forever.
I didn’t know what to do with calories.
I had my first seizure, and I had to go in for heart surgery.
I am a daughter, a sister, a wife and a mother. I am a friend of women and I am their advocate.
I think that we can’t deny the public’s want for balancing out the images that are out there depicting women. Not all of us are…
I’ve found that balance is key. I’m no longer an extremist in any one direction.
I delight in my family obligations, but they leave little time for breaks let alone quick trips across the country.
Explore More Topics →