Anorexia

Below you'll find all our anorexia articles.

"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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Touching the Stars: My Experience of ASC and Anorexia

29/05/2020

I’ve been living with anorexia for around two and a half years. Before that, I h...

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An Atypical Anorexia Sufferer Visits the Supermarket

27/05/2020

These two posts, written two years apart, show how Mel managed to overcome a lot...

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26 letters to my nearest and dearest for Beat

22/05/2020

What inspired you to fundraise for Beat and to write the letters as your challen...

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Be there for them when they need you

26/02/2020

I struggle to understand exactly what it is like to have an eating disorder and...

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