A young woman has eaten her way through more than 13,000 jacket potatoes – because she has a phobia of almost all foods. Claire Jones, 23, has panic attacks and is physically sick at the thought of eating proper meals. The barmaid has a bizarre disorder which meant she eats practically nothing but potatoes, cheddar cheese and coleslaw – and only a particular brand.
Habit: Claire has been a picky eater since she was a baby. Even as a child (right), she refused to eat her birthday cakes
Habit: Claire has been a picky eater since she was a baby. Even as a child , she refused to eat her birthday cakes
Help: Claire, who couldn’t even manage a bit of her 21st birthday cake (pictured) has now joined a Selective Eating Disorder support group