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UEA student dares 160ft bungee jump to fundraise for eating disorder charity

UEA student dares 160ft bungee jump to fundraise for eating diso...

16/07/2018

Jodie Rowson, a 19-year-old studying History in Norwich, will jump 160ft from th...

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Eating disorders researcher and consultant recognised as an NHS70 woman leader

Eating disorders researcher and consultant recognised as an NHS7...

12/07/2018

Beat is delighted that Professor Ulrike Schmidt has been named as one of the NHS...

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Boys at Lancaster Royal Grammar raise more than £2,800 to beat e...

09/07/2018

Pupils at Lancaster Royal Grammar School have fundraised a total of £2850 for th...

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Beat thanks local Sainsbury's staff and customers for support

Beat thanks local Sainsbury's staff and customers for support

06/07/2018

June marked the end of Beat’s year-long partnership with Sainsbury’s Pound Lane,...

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Exeter students set out to beat eating disorders on British 10k run

Exeter students set out to beat eating disorders on British 10k...

04/07/2018

Four Exeter students are running the British 10K on 15 July in aid of the UK’s e...

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Barriers for male eating disorder sufferers must fall, says charity Beat during Men’s Health Week

Barriers for male eating disorder sufferers must fall, says char...

11/06/2018

Male sufferers of eating disorders have spoken out about the barriers they faced...

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New research shows doctors’ lack of training on eating disorders puts lives at risk

New research shows doctors’ lack of training on eating disorders...

05/06/2018

A new study reveals today that medical students receive less than two hours of t...

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Beat staff and fundraisers

Happy Volunteers' Week!

01/06/2018

It’s Volunteers’ Week! From giving talks and interviews on their personal experi...

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Our Helpline hours are changing!

Our Helpline hours are changing!

31/05/2018

Just over a year ago, we made some big changes to our Helpline, opening seven da...

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Clarification following the Telegraph story on eating disorders in boarding schools

Clarification following the Telegraph story on eating disorders...

10/05/2018

Schools in general are well placed to identify the early signs of eating disorde...

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Making services in Wales better together!

04/05/2018

The Welsh Government has commissioned a review of eating disorder services...

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Campaigner Day helps campaigners use their voices to make change

Campaigner Day helps campaigners use their voices to make change

24/04/2018

On 3rd March, during Eating Disorders Awareness Week, we ran our first ever Camp...

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