To this day, my relationship with food is a complex one, but I am very much of the belief that next year will be better, and the year after that will be even better.
Eating disorders come in many different shapes and sizes. Some people have it their entire life, some people limit themselves so much that their bodies starve, some people have binge eating disorder.
Through a lack of intervention, I have moved from one eating disorder to another over the last 11 years. This is why it is imperative to seek help for yourself, or for someone you care about, because it isn't going to end on its own.
But what is it like to live with an eating disorder? I often hear 'you don’t look like you have an eating disorder'.
I never wanted to play football at school; I never really wanted to take part in anything like that. I did occasionally partake in table tennis.
There are a lot of things that often trigger people recovering from an eating disorder. Here are some of them.