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11 January 2022

My only regret about treatment is that I didn’t access it sooner

I'd never considered that I had an eating disorder, but the way I was treated by my GP was how I ended up getting treatment.

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5 January 2022

Recovery: what real happiness means

By choosing recovery, you will give to yourself the best chance to find your real happiness.

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3 November 2021

Eating Disorders do not have “a look”

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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14 October 2021

How writing and the countryside saved me

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

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15 September 2021

With recovery, I have experienced how it feels to fly

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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