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Happy Volunteers' Week from all at Beat!

03/06/2019

This week is Volunteers' Week! We’re delighted to take the next few days to reco...

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Mental Health Awareness Week highlights body image issues

Mental Health Awareness Week highlights body image issues

14/05/2019

Mental Health Awareness Week runs from 13th – 19th May, with the Mental Health F...

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New eating disorder waiting times targets could urgently help adult sufferers

New eating disorder waiting times targets could urgently help ad...

11/03/2019

The NHS has today for the first time indicated that waiting times targets could...

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New research shows eating disorder stereotypes prevent people fi...

25/02/2019

Stereotypes about who gets an eating disorder are preventing BAME, LGBT+ and peo...

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Harmful eating disorder content should be removed from social me...

08/02/2019

Following Instagram’s promise that it would remove all content related to self-h...

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Reasons to Take Part in The Triangle Project

17/01/2019

My name is Jenny Langley and I am on the Triangle trial steering committee becau...

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Research into Transitions: The Triangle Project

17/01/2019

As the UK’s Eating Disorder Charity, Beat talks to thousands of people affected...

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£7 million for mental health of under-18s in Wales should suppor...

14/01/2019

The Welsh Health Minister Vaughan Gething will today announce an additional £7 m...

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New NHS plan boosts young people’s services but adults need more...

08/01/2019

Today the Long Term Plan for the NHS is published, laying out the strategy for t...

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Number of boys admitted to hospital for eating disorders doubles

23/11/2018

NHS figures revealed today by the BBC show that the number of boys admitted to h...

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NHS loses momentum on eating disorder waiting times targets

08/11/2018

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

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“Don’t hesitate… just do it”: Fundraiser Noor on her Walk & Talk

17/10/2018

In September, hundreds of people came together for Beat’s Walk & Talk events in...

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