Contributor biographical information for The fasting girl : a true Victorian medical mystery / Michelle Stacey.

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Michelle Stacey, the author of Consumed: Why Americans Love, Hate, and Fear Food, is a journalist who writes extensively for publications including The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, and Allure.

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Fancher, Mary J., -- b. 1848.
Eating disorders -- Patients -- Biography.
Compulsive behavior -- Case studies.
Women -- Mental health.
Anxiety in women.