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Posted Aug. 08, 2011, at 4:18 p.m.

LOS ANGELES — Alyssa Kitasoe studied herself in the mirror, and the image was shocking. She had been standing near the bathroom sink, vomiting into a plastic container. When she looked up, through eyes blurred with tears, she was disgusted by what she saw. “It was like seeing a ghost …

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