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Coping with an eating disorder at Christmas

Coping with an eating disorder at Christmas

18/12/2017

In the lead up to Christmas, those joining our online support groups have been t...

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Government publishes green paper on children and young people’s mental health

Government publishes green paper on children and young people’s...

13/12/2017

Last week the government published a ‘green paper’ about improving mental health...

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Our response to PHSO enquiry into anorexia death

08/12/2017

Beat, the UK’s eating disorder charity, urges the Government and NHS England to...

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Beat Impact Report

04/12/2017

Welcome to Beat's first Impact Report.  In April 2016, we set off wit...

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Group of Santa Run participants

Beat IT at the Santa Run 2017

27/11/2017

“Together, we are showing recovery is possible, championing positive change, and...

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Andrea and Emily

Celebrating our Beat Fundraisers!

27/11/2017

This week we’re celebrating the support and achievements of all our wonderful fu...

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A look back at

A look back at "Eating Disorders: Support for the Frontline"

24/11/2017

Over the two days of our Frontline conference, we’ve been delighted to hear from...

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"What I wish I'd known then" – Carers reflect at Frontline

23/11/2017

Throughout our Frontline conference, we looked at the ways eating disorders affe...

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How to care for yourself as you're caring for others

22/11/2017

For the first time, Beat are hosting a two-day conference designed especially fo...

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Three-and-a-half-year delay for eating disorder treatment worsens illness and cost to the NHS

Three-and-a-half-year delay for eating disorder treatment worsen...

15/11/2017

People with eating disorders face a three-and-a-half-year delay between falling...

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Delaying for years, denied for months

15/11/2017

Today, we’ve unveiled new research that examines the long delays people experien...

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Beat's statement on

Beat's statement on "Talking to Anorexia"

30/10/2017

Last night, BBC 2 aired a new documentary by Louis Theroux, Talking to Anorexia....

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