News & Research

Here we’ll keep you up to date with news from Beat, new developments in the field of eating disorders, and opportunities to take part in research. You can use the filters to find what you’re looking for.

Eating disorders and alcohol consumption

19/06/2018

You are invited to participate in a research project funded by Alcohol Concern,&...

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Women’s experiences of binge eating

11/06/2018

What is the purpose of this research? The particular study aims at understandin...

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"To this day, I’ve still never met a male with an eating disorde...

07/06/2018

Eating disorders affect people of all ages, backgrounds, and genders. But often...

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Brain imaging of Emotion and Cognition of Adolescents with Anore...

07/06/2018

Synopsis We are looking for young females aged 12-25, who have anorexia nervosa...

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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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Supporting someone with an eating disorder during exam season

Supporting someone with an eating disorder during exam season

23/05/2018

Are you taking exams at the moment? You’re not alone! We’ve got some new informa...

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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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Investigating factors that may influence eating behaviour

01/05/2018

Synopsis This online study aims to investigate the underlying mechanisms of bin...

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Social media, eating disorders and recovery

01/05/2018

What is the purpose of this research? The purpose of this research is to explor...

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