Duck Dynasty star Sadie Robertson developed an eating disorder after Dancing ...

Duck Dynasty star Sadie Robertson developed an eating disorder after being body shamed following Dancing With The Stars

By Tracy Wright For Dailymail.com

Published: 19:59 BST, 1 October 2020 | Updated: 20:41 BST, 1 October 2020

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She took a chance on learning how to dance in front of the public eye.

And Sadie Robertson revealed that after achieving a 'six-pack' from Dancing With The Stars practices, body shamers began commenting when she gained a few pounds back.

The 23-year-old Duck Dynasty star admitted in an interview with Entertainment Tonight that she developed an eating disorder and was surrounded by 'negative influences,' but credits her faith with overcoming the disease.

In the past: Sadie Robertson revealed that after achieving a 'six-pack' from Dancing With The Stars practices, body shamers began commenting when she gained a few pounds back

In the past: Sadie Robertson revealed that after achieving a 'six-pack' from Dancing With The Stars practices, body shamers began commenting when she gained a few pounds back

Roberston was the first runner-up on season 19 of the popular dancing competition where she partnered with Mark Ballas in 2014.

'During Dancing with the Stars ... I had this body that I never thought I'd have,' she admitted. 'I had a six-pack for two weeks, but then Thanksgiving hit and it went away. People started to comment.'

The pressure to keep her new body put Sadie into an obsessive tailspin with little support and a 'really unhealthy view' of her body.

The 23-year-old Duck Dynasty star admitted in an interview with Entertainment Tonight that she developed an eating disorder and was surrounded by 'negative influences,' but credits her faith with overcoming the disease; seen on the Today show

The 23-year-old Duck Dynasty star admitted in an interview with Entertainment Tonight that she developed an eating disorder and was surrounded by 'negative influences,' but credits her faith with overcoming the disease; seen on the Today show

Roberston was the first runner-up on season 19 of the popular dancing competition where she partnered with Mark Ballas in 2014

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