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.

Leonie

Real, raw, recovery... It's all about the little things

11/03/2019

I've had EDNOS (eating disorder not otherwise specified), for twelve years now....

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"I have learnt to rest in times of struggle and not to quit."

08/03/2019

I didn’t understand how it was possible. I had a therapy team desperate for my e...

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Alex

Bulimia: a different mountain to climb

06/03/2019

As a man in my early twenties, it wasn’t the stereotype that bothered me; it was...

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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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