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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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£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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Shorter eating disorder waiting times must also see improved acc...

09/08/2018

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

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Government plan for children’s mental health should ensure eatin...

25/07/2018

The Government has today published plans to extend mental health provision in En...

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New compulsory mental health education should help children spot...

19/07/2018

The Department for Education has launched proposals to make mental health e...

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Teachers and school nurses receive eating disorder training in Bolton and Wigan area

Teachers and school nurses receive eating disorder training in B...

18/07/2018

The eating disorder charity Beat partnered with the Bolton and Wigan Children an...

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UEA student dares 160ft bungee jump to fundraise for eating disorder charity

UEA student dares 160ft bungee jump to fundraise for eating diso...

16/07/2018

Jodie Rowson, a 19-year-old studying History in Norwich, will jump 160ft from th...

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Boys at Lancaster Royal Grammar raise more than £2,800 to beat e...

09/07/2018

Pupils at Lancaster Royal Grammar School have fundraised a total of £2850 for th...

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Exeter students set out to beat eating disorders on British 10k run

Exeter students set out to beat eating disorders on British 10k...

04/07/2018

Four Exeter students are running the British 10K on 15 July in aid of the UK’s e...

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Barriers for male eating disorder sufferers must fall, says charity Beat during Men’s Health Week

Barriers for male eating disorder sufferers must fall, says char...

11/06/2018

Male sufferers of eating disorders have spoken out about the barriers they faced...

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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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34% of adults unable to name any signs or symptoms of eating disorders

34% of adults unable to name any signs or symptoms of eating dis...

26/02/2018

EDAW: Beat calls upon the Government and NHS to increase awareness  ...

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