Your Stories

Read the latest blogs on eating disorders. Written by our supporters, they cover real life experiences including recovery. Use the drop-down filter above to search the categories.

Toryn

I’m Trans and I have an Eating Disorder

01/03/2019

Since I came out, close to a decade ago now, my life has been essentially define...

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Gemma-Louise

What really triggered my eating disorder

28/02/2019

Eating disorders are complicated and reasons why people turn to restricted eatin...

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I’m a 28-year-old male. In 2018 I finally admitted I had BED.

27/02/2019

Firstly to the thousands of sufferers out there (especially men) let me start by...

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Like everybody, I am a complex individual with unique struggles

26/02/2019

Skeletal. Caucasian. Teenage. Heterosexual. Alone. Apathetic. The general publi...

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New research shows eating disorder stereotypes prevent people fi...

25/02/2019

Stereotypes about who gets an eating disorder are preventing BAME, LGBT+ and peo...

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Toby

I AN Male

25/02/2019

At the age of 17 a young man should be active, studying, playing video games and...

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Binge Eating Disorder is real, but recovery is possible!

19/02/2019

I want to spread the message that Binge Eating Disorder is real, but recovery is...

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Recovery, the hardest yet best decision I've ever made

15/02/2019

Anorexia persuaded me that my actions were completely normal. When others behave...

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“You Made Yourself this Way”: An Eating Disorder is Never a Choi...

08/02/2019

Developing an eating disorder is never an active choice. No individual would w...

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What helped me overcome my eating disorder?

06/02/2019

I know that there are a lot of factors involved in the development of my eating...

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Living with my sister’s anorexia

01/02/2019

I am 13 years old and for the past five years my sister’s anorexia has dominate...

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Shona and her daughter

Any day in recovery is better than my best days ill

30/01/2019

Throughout the years that I have suffered from an eating disorder, all the attem...

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