Your Stories

Read the latest blogs on eating disorders. Written by our supporters, they cover real life experiences including recovery. Use the drop-down filter above to search the categories.

My Malnourished Brain

17/10/2018

I remember being around 10 years old and admiring an older (probably by three or...

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I decided to stop with the denial and start my path to recovery

15/10/2018

I guess there comes a point in most people’s lives when you truly hit rock botto...

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Hello wellness

10/10/2018

Who is ED, many people might ask? Well, ED is an eating disorder, which I have a...

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Before we knew it, we had created a movement

09/10/2018

During her degree, Jen brought the fight against eating disorders to her campus....

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My Marathon Story: Road to Recovery

08/10/2018

I was waiting just before the start line, making small talk with the lady next t...

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Kate and Alex

We Learnt A Lot About Ourselves – And Each Other

08/10/2018

Sisters Kate and Alex opened their show, 3 Years, 1 Week and a Lemon Drizzl...

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Bulimia isn't bothered that I am no longer in my teens

Bulimia isn't bothered that I am no longer in my teens

05/10/2018

I am 46 years old, obese, and have bulimia. I am not the stereotypical eating d...

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My only aim in life is to see my sister be happy

05/10/2018

Since I was 14, mental illness has been something I have had to learn to underst...

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It’s okay if all I did in a day was survive

03/10/2018

The evident stigma that’s often associated with mental health increases my passi...

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The old me

01/10/2018

I seem to have lost the old me, Forgotten the woman I used to be, I used to be b...

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Lessons I learnt from having anorexia

28/09/2018

1.      You can achieve anything you put your mind...

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Anorexia: Not Fitting the Stereotype

26/09/2018

There are hundreds, thousands maybe, of stereotypes surrounding anorexia. And so...

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