57-year-old Mariel Hemingway, an Academy Award-nominated actress, mother, and author, can still climb mountains, literally and figuratively. Growing up tall and blonde in a famous family plagued by mental health issues and very public suicides, she found comfort in controlling every aspect of her life, especially her body and food. After compulsively seeking help through different gurus and spiritual practices, the freeing moment came when she suddenly realized that she was her own teacher and ok to be happy, even if it meant leaving others behind.
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