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Dispel judgement, debunk the myths and correct the misconceptions you hold about eating disorders.

Camilla Rantsen16 hours ago
The Ultimate Eating Disorder... Solved by Vampires
I was recently asked what my favorite comic book was when I was growing up. My answer: I didn’t read comic books growing up. They seemed to feature mostly ducks and mice in outfits, which unnerved me ...
Holly M19 hours ago
Anorexia Through Diary Entries
I would just like to preface that this is my real diary that I have kept for several years. As a person who has experienced many different mental health issues within that time, I find it interesting ...
teisha leshea9 days ago
Weight Loss Rollercoaster
Introduction: I am only speaking from personal experience. As a teenager, I practiced unhealthy eating habits. I would encourage men and women to not practice these unhealthy habits. Please consult wi...
Hadley Frances13 days ago
It's Not Even About Food
The year after I was born, a book was published. It rose to fame and acclaim in the late nineties and early 2000s, years before my own food demons reared their pretty blond heads. First I had to learn...
Scott Lavely15 days ago
Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders are a big issue and they need to be talked about more; they are shoved under the rug while depression and anxiety are talked about a lot. Depression and anxiety are big issues, but ea...
K.M. Edicka month ago
Fear of Choking
Two weeks ago at work, I had a short shift, but that didn't stop me from eating lunch. I decided to order a chicken sandwich at the deli. So, on my 10 minute break, I took a seat in the break room to ...
Kate Alice2 months ago
Inside the Mind of an Anorexic
"I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will" —Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë 'Okay, so if one Weetabix is 75 calories, along with 20 extra calories from the ...
Skunk Uzeki2 months ago
10 Most Alarming Signs of an Eating Disorder
From the ages of 15 to 23, I had a very serious eating disorder called anorexia nervosa. It was an eating disorder that made me hate food, and even today, I have a hard time eating when I'm stressed. Being a veteran of eating disorders has given me a sixth sense when it comes to knowing whether or not people have eating disorders, or when they have a negative body image. This makes me pretty darned good at offering help, or being a go-to person for advice on getting better. The thing that baffle...
Grace Ambrose3 months ago
My New Wardrobe
Something that's been a really prominent part of my recovery are my clothes. In my opinion, there have been five sections to my wardrobe over the last five years: My pre-illness wardrobe My illness wa...
Suzanne Gayle4 months ago
How Diet Culture Impacted My Eating Disorder
I was 15-years-old when I first started to show eating disorder habits. It started by cutting out junk food, then soda, then carbs, and, well, you can pretty much figure out the rest. By my senior yea...
The Measure of a Woman
This week is dedicated to eating disorder awareness. What does that mean? It means we need to break the stigma around eating disorders and diet culture once and for all, not only for ourselves but for...
Sky Lue4 months ago
Living with Ana
Let’s address a topic that totes a wagon full of myths with it where ever it goes: Anorexia. As somebody who has Anorexia, whom I call “Ana”, I would like to first start with a disclaimer. Eating diso...
bella klatt4 months ago
My ED Treatment Story
In December of 2017, I had started to use disordered eating habits. My boyfriend and I weren't doing well at all and this happened to be the way that I coped with it. I lost about 16 pounds in two to ...
Tamara Kaitlyn4 months ago
How I Learned to Overcome My Body Struggles
Hi. My name is Tamara, I’m 20 years old, and I’ve had an eating disorder for six years. It all started when I was 14. At the time, I had extremely low iron and was put on pills to help regulate these ...
Alanis Sophia5 months ago
The Beginnings of the Deathly Cycle
I remember sitting there in my room, which I shared with my stepsister at the time. On the edge of the bed, a magazine balanced over my knees, I read an article about one of my favorite singers—who I ...
Lauren Collings5 months ago
Eating Disorders 🤭
Hello beautiful! I’m glad you’re here, either out of curiosity or out of desire for understanding—or anything else for that matter! I started going through phases of starvation when I was about 14 yea...
saskia hdlt6 months ago
The Reality of Anorexia
Recently, I realised how many people are oblivious to the harsh reality of an eating disorder. People only see what sufferers put online and more often than not, what we see on social media isn’t an a...
Natalie C..6 months ago
Eating Disorder Awareness
Eating disorders affect millions of people all over the world today. There are many different types but the main ones include anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and also binge eating disorders. All of...