Joy Tapper is 70 years old, and for 55 of those years, she battled bulimia. Then she found yoga.
Tampa Bay Online reports on Joy's inspirational story and her lifelong battle with the eating disorder. Joy has been hospitalized twice, prescribed tons of antidepressants, and even says, "I probably should be dead." But then came yoga.
Tapper said her practice let her "work in" instead of workouts and methods that focused on appearances. Yoga became one of her catalysts for change: