Do You Have an Eating Disorder?

Eating disorders are complex mental illnesses. Boys, girls, men, and women from all backgrounds and ethnic groups can be affected by eating disorders.

Supporting Somebody With an Eating Disorder

If you’re worried about someone then it’s important to encourage them to seek treatment as quickly as possible to ensure the best chance of recovery.


Number of boys admitted to hospital for eating disorders doubles


NHS figures revealed today by the BBC show that the number of boys admitted to h...


NHS loses momentum on eating disorder waiting times targets


NHS England today released waiting time statistics for children and young people...


“Don’t hesitate… just do it”: Fundraiser Noor on her Walk & Talk


In September, hundreds of people came together for Beat’s Walk & Talk events in...


Your Stories

Five questions you might have about Christmas with an eating dis...


We know Christmas can be a difficult time for people with eating disorders. We t...


That Hateful Phrase


‘This diet's going well,’ the young woman said, as she brushed the crumbs of cho...


I can't eat


I can't eat I'm not hungryI can't eat I feel sickI can't eat I'm too busyThe exc...

Going to the Doctor

It’s very important to access treatment as early as possible, as earlier treatment means a greater chance of fully recovering from your eating disorder.

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Search HelpFinder, Beat's directory of eating disorder services. Listings include NHS centres, counsellors, therapists, private clinics & support groups near you.

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Beat on the Ground

Beat on the Ground is a new approach to tackling eating disorders in your area, equipping healthcare and education professionals, and empowering those affected.

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