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Am I a worthy ambassador for OA? About a year ago, I had the opportunity to volunteer at a public event alongside a high-profile spokesperson for my company: a registered dietician. Before her presentation, I shared with her why I’d wanted to meet her and work with her. I greatly admire her work in teaching the public about healthy eating while trying to work for a corporation that is dominated by companies that make unhealthy foods. I shared with her my experience with compulsive eating and explained my recovery, which, for me, is based on abstinence from sugar and working

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