Recovery Stories

Browse our selection of eating disorder recovery stories.

Wedding rings

From Miss to Mrs with an Eating Disorder

18/01/2018

For a bit of background about me - I have struggled with my eating disorder sinc...

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Yoga retreat

The power of connection

15/01/2018

“I promise you that the same stuff galaxies are made of, you are. The same energ...

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Life with Me and ED

04/01/2018

I got diagnosed with OCD when I was very young. My OCD varied on different topic...

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"Nobody deserves to suffer alone, especially not at Christmas."

21/12/2017

Christmas has always been a very busy and exciting time for me. Singing with my...

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Dear ‘it’ (a letter to an eating disorder)

23/11/2017

Dear ‘it’, What can I even call you? Are you a best friend, an acquaintance? Or...

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Accept responsibility where it’s warranted. Relinquish it where...

20/11/2017

Am I responsible for my eating disorder? As with mental illnesses in general, r...

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“It’s not just one thing” – recovery from binge eating disorder

“It’s not just one thing” – recovery from binge eating disorder

16/11/2017

I have lived with binge eating disorder for about 30 years, but recently I have...

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I'm not ready to recover

I'm not ready to recover

13/11/2017

For two years the phrase “I’m not ready to recover” became my mantra. Recovery i...

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There are better days ahead

There are better days ahead

09/11/2017

Looking back… I’ve recently started to take personal development a bit m...

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When does Recovery become Recovered?

When does Recovery become Recovered?

06/11/2017

What does it mean to me to be “recovered”? I don't know the exact date that I r...

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From bulimia to recovery

From bulimia to recovery

26/10/2017

As I made my way down the foot path of Waterloo East to take the train to Tunbri...

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Hannah climbing

Acceptance: moving forward without forgetting where you've been

23/10/2017

A common phase to go through during recovery from an eating disorder is the le...

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