I was made to feel like I was lazy [by doctors], that I had no willpower, that I just needed to lose weight. I left doctors' offices in tears, with discounted Weight Watchers memberships.
There is this idea that we should all have self-control and so often people with binge eating disorders have just been labeled greedy and that's not the case at all. People with binge eating disorder will binge on anything, it's not a process they necessarily enjoy. It's quite punishing.