Oklahoma woman to share her struggles with eating disorders on Food Network reality show

Melissa Rhodes, a native of Oklahoma, will compete on “Worst Cooks in America” starting Feb. 12. She will share details of the eating disorders that nearly took her life.

BY HEATHER WARLICK MOORE Published: February 12, 2012
A former Oklahoma City University softball star will compete on a reality television show after having won her own battle against eating disorders.

Melissa Rhodes, 29, said she might not have been alive to compete in “Worst Cooks in America” if not for a vision that opened her eyes to the magnitude of her disease.

“I’ve learned...

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