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.

Ecological Momentary Assessment of Eating Disorder Behaviours

17/05/2017

Purpose of the study This study will examine whether abrupt shifts of scheme mo...

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The influence of oxytocin on eating behaviour in BN and BED

12/05/2017

What is the purpose of the research? There is a long-standing evidence base dem...

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Charlotte's Helix - Join the AN25K initiative in the UK

09/05/2017

What is the purpose of the research? Charlotte's Helix is an international coll...

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Social skills in eating disorders

Social skills in eating disorders

06/05/2017

What is the purpose of the research? Previous research and feedback from people...

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Beat’s statement on Netflix original film To the Bone

Beat’s statement on Netflix original film To the Bone

05/05/2017

“We know the media plays a big part in how eating disorders are perceived, influ...

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‘We Need to Talk’ calls for improved access to treatment

‘We Need to Talk’ calls for improved access to treatment

04/05/2017

As you may have heard there is a general election coming up on the 8th June...

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National Centre for Mental Health (NCMH) Research Network

National Centre for Mental Health (NCMH) Research Network

03/05/2017

What is the purpose of the research? The National Centre for Mental Health is t...

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Childhood experiences of women currently classified as ‘obese’

01/05/2017

The aim of this research is to explore childhood experiences of women who are cu...

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New Scottish Mental Health strategy published

New Scottish Mental Health strategy published

12/04/2017

Last year Beat responded to a Scottish government consultation, which had i...

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Eating disorder charity opens national Helpline in Warrington

Eating disorder charity opens national Helpline in Warrington

10/02/2017

This week, Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, has launched a brand new 365...

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Beat welcomes Theresa May's comments

Beat welcomes Theresa May's comments

09/01/2017

“Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, welcomes the Prime Minister’s speech to...

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Zayn Malik reveals he had an eating disorder

Zayn Malik reveals he had an eating disorder

01/11/2016

Pop star Zayn Malik’s new autobiography details his experience of having an eati...

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