Anorexia

Below you'll find all our anorexia articles.

What happens when you start to feed your brain again?

05/05/2021

During my recovery from anorexia and bulimia, a lot of focus was put on establis...

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"Things can improve, even when it feels hopeless"

29/04/2021

I realised recently that I have been fully ‘recovered’ from my eating disorders...

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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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"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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"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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The Effect of Calorie Counts on Menus

03/08/2020

I first learned what a calorie was before I started nursery school. Not a unit o...

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Life is waiting for me, as it is for you

13/07/2020

For whoever is reading this blog, I want you to know I am proud of you. I am pro...

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"One day I will get there"

10/07/2020

The first time my mum worried I might have an eating disorder, I was 12. I was a...

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Fundraising for Beat Helped Me Find Meaning in Lockdown

29/06/2020

When lockdown came into force – what seems like a whole lifetime ago – I struggl...

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"I've not only gained weight; I've gained happiness"

24/06/2020

I want to shed some light on diet culture and what it drove me to do to myself f...

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How to Tackle an Eating Disorder During the Corona Crisis

19/06/2020

Unprecedented. This is one of the most frequently used terms to describe the las...

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Let the Light In

10/06/2020

In the present chaos of COVID-19, I write these words from my own personal story...

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