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Isabella discusses navigating Christmas with an eating disorder and Beat's support services over Christmas.

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We need to challenge the perception that anorexia is purely about body image, or that we are ‘choosing’ not to eat.

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The natural world has taught me about transience, how to appreciate each delicate thread of life’s vibrant tapestry.

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Like bees and every other living organism, I know deep down that I deserve to eat too, I deserve to care for myself.

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30 August 2021

'I am Me'

Lauren chose to use her own experiences to produce something positive: a picture book about eating disorders!

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Sam got creative during the pandemic with his fundraising for the London Marathon!

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Abi's skydive was postponed 5 times due to the pandemic, but it was certainly worth the wait!

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Recovery is wonderfully messy; making mistakes is all part of the process... Each stand you take against your eating disorder is another huge step toward recovery.

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