Recovery Stories

Browse our selection of eating disorder recovery stories.

“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."

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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We can all beat this

04/10/2017

At the age of eight, I started to see a change in myself. I started comparing my...

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Perfectionism and procrastination

29/08/2017

For many years, I considered myself to be a “recovering anorexic”. I attended my...

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Why naming your eating disorder may help you overcome it

Why naming your eating disorder may help you overcome it

18/08/2017

As far as I am aware, everyone has some sort of running inner dialogue that assi...

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How Developing Anorexia Aged 30 Affected My Daughters

How Developing Anorexia Aged 30 Affected My Daughters

18/08/2017

I’d been named the fussy eater by my mum and I’d been known to lose my appetite...

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10 Helpful Things to Say to Someone With an Eating Disorder

10 Helpful Things to Say to Someone With an Eating Disorder

15/08/2017

There are many sources to find online as to what can trigger someone with an eat...

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Finding Your Voice In Recovery

Finding Your Voice In Recovery

15/08/2017

Whether you are yet to begin your recovery journey, or have walked along this lo...

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