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I’ll start with an example of how distorted my thinking was when I first came to OA, even with Step One: “Of course my life had become unmanageable—but how could I be powerless over food? I’m an anorexic. Food is the only thing in my life I’ve had power over.” That didn’t sound quite right, so then I got to thinking that maybe they wrote Step One backwards: “I’ve felt pretty powerless over my life and for me food is always unmanageable.” Aha! Now I’ve got it down: “Food has a lot of power over me, which is making my

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