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New statistics show shorter eating disorder waiting times for un...

09/08/2018

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

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Beat's view on the government’s green paper

24/07/2018

In December, the UK Government published a green paper containing a series of pr...

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New compulsory mental health education should help children spot...

19/07/2018

The Department for Education has launched proposals to make mental health e...

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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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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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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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Review of NHS Eating Disorders treatment in Wales underway

17/04/2018

An important review of the treatment of eating disorders in Wales presents a big...

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