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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.

Nikki Grahame’s death brings dangerous gaps in eating disorders...

12/04/2021

The news of Nikki Grahame’s death has shocked many of us. It has sent ripples of...

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"I became an entirely different person"

02/03/2021

It's Eating Disorders Awareness Week! We're focusing on binge eating disorder, a...

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Don’t let Christmas make you struggle in silence

24/12/2020

In the run-up to Christmas, there is a lot to juggle. The gifts we need to buy,...

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The Hope of Christmas Future

23/12/2020

Today's a weird one for me. It's five years to the day that my GP told me I had...

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"This year has taught me to be kinder to myself"

21/12/2020

As we approach the end of 2020, Katherine looks back at the year. (Please note...

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Top tips for supporting a loved one this Christmas

18/12/2020

Christmas. A season that this time around will be very different for all due to...

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"It is who I am that is important, and not how I look"

13/10/2020

Fundraiser Steph talks about why she went Bald for Beat with the support of...

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Living with Bulimia asks us to rethink how we view eating disord...

07/10/2020

Living with Bulimia lifts the lid on the truth about eating disorders. Now we mu...

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Obesity and eating disorders are not separate issues

25/09/2020

Katy experienced binge eating disorder in 2017. Following the recent launch of t...

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You are not alone with binge eating

23/09/2020

Eating: a basic human requirement to stay alive. For some, it’s a passion; some...

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There is hope in the depths of your ocean

21/09/2020

I want to say that my disordered eating habits crept up on me, but I remember gi...

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A note to those in quasi-recovery

18/09/2020

As an individual who often struggles to verbalise disordered thoughts, attemptin...

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