Coronavirus Blogs

The ‘Corona-Coaster’

03/07/2020

It’s safe to say this year has impacted our lives in so many ways – ways none of...

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A Change of Direction

01/07/2020

The UK has been on pause now for three months, yet in such a short period of tim...

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The Good, Bad and the Ugly of Recovery in Self-Isolation

22/06/2020

By reading this, I hope that people with eating disorders feel less alone or use...

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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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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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Sending 26 letters to those suffering with an eating disorder

26/05/2020

The 2.6 Challenge, set up in response to the increased pressure on charities’ fu...

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Covid-19 and living small

24/04/2020

Has my flat ever felt so small? I wonder. Has my bedroom really always lacked su...

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Sometimes the small wins can make the biggest difference

22/04/2020

We asked some of our Ambassadors to consider times when they’d dealt with simila...

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10 tips for coping during the coronavirus crisis

20/04/2020

Beat Ambassador Summer shares her thoughts on how to cope with eating disorders...

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BLAST-ing Through Difficult Emotions During A Pandemic

17/04/2020

This pandemic triggers many difficult emotions that can be overwhelming. As I ha...

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Coping with Covid-19

15/04/2020

Hi everyone, I’m Issy. I am one of Beat’s Ambassadors and firstly, I would just...

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"Feeding myself through a pandemic was not what I had in mind"

13/04/2020

This is a very difficult time for everyone, and we are all struggling in a manne...

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