Laurie is a 43-year-old single woman determined to get her life moving in new directions. Laurie has battled eating disorders in the past (anorexia, bulimia) and several other health issues that came about as a result of these experiences. She joined the group because she is ready to make major changes in her life, starting with her health and fitness and hoping to move on to her career - and also to get back into the dating scene.

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“I want my body to be strong and healthy, I’ve got another forty years to live”