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.

Our rebrand

06/10/2017

Since launching our new strategy in April 2016, Beat has changed significantly....

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"One of the best experiences I have ever had"

28/09/2017

I have always been the type of person who wants to learn about things I don’t un...

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Student whose eating disorder was misdiagnosed runs to give back

Student whose eating disorder was misdiagnosed runs to give back

18/09/2017

Olivia Ponsford, of Portsmouth, is running the Royal Parks Foundation Half Marat...

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Reflective functioning in people experiencing anorexia or bulimi...

14/09/2017

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

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We Can – A web-based intervention for carers of adults with anor...

01/09/2017

What is the purpose of the research? This study aims to investigate the effecti...

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​Eighty year old and late best friend’s grandson set to fly high to combat the stigma on eating disorders

​Eighty year old and late best friend’s grandson set to fly high...

31/08/2017

Fiona Try and Ben Melrose, will be jumping 10,000 feet from a plane to rais...

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Beat welcomes extra funding to help young people in Wales

Beat welcomes extra funding to help young people in Wales

16/08/2017

The Welsh Government today announced an additional £500,000 per year i...

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Beat named Sainsbury’s Pound Lane new Local Charity Partner

Beat named Sainsbury’s Pound Lane new Local Charity Partner

15/08/2017

Sainsbury’s Pound Lane has announced that Beat will receive a year’s w...

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‘Taking steps’ to raise funds & awareness for eating disorders service

‘Taking steps’ to raise funds & awareness for eating disorders s...

15/08/2017

Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, are planning a sponsored walk along Norw...

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Beat Responds to Mental Health Workforce Plan

Beat Responds to Mental Health Workforce Plan

11/08/2017

To achieve the aim of treating an extra one million patients by 2020, the NHS ha...

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Experiences of disordered eating across the weight spectrum

11/08/2017

What is the purpose of the research? Weight is a personal issue, but it is one...

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Online self-help for females with bulimia and binge eating disor...

01/08/2017

What is the purpose of the research? People with bulimia nervosa or binge eatin...

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