Do You Have an Eating Disorder?

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

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.

News

New NHS plan boosts young people’s services but adults need more...

08/01/2019

Today the Long Term Plan for the NHS is published, laying out the strategy for t...

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Number of boys admitted to hospital for eating disorders doubles

23/11/2018

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

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New eating disorder waiting times targets could urgently help adult sufferers

New eating disorder waiting times targets could urgently help ad...

11/03/2019

The NHS has today for the first time indicated that waiting times targets could...

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Your Stories

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“Free, exciting and emotional”: Join the Big Jump for Beat!

25/04/2019

Will you join the Big Jump on Saturday 5 October? Take part along with hundreds...

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You have to work hard to achieve recovery, but it is achievable....

24/04/2019

Bulimia isn’t a disease or bug you just get over by taking antibiotics. It is a...

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Healing my damaged brain

19/04/2019

I was walking around my local library looking for a new book to read, when I saw...

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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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HelpFinder

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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