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

Bekah Boudreau3 days ago
Travelling with Anorexia
The title of this article may seem intriguing, may seem taboo, may even seem fake, and I hate all of those assumptions. The title "traveling with anorexia" should be just as out of the ordinary as "tr...
Do You Suspect an Eating Disorder?
Does your child have an eating disorder? Is your child beginning to withdraw or act strangely? Has your child stopped spending time with friends? Is your child eating differently, more or less? Is you...
My Life Through Disordered Eating
It has taken 23 years for me to admit that I have an extremely disordered relationship with food. Follow me through my stages of coping, and finally learning to give my body what it needs, real food.
Allie Shawe22 days ago
My History with Food
The long and the short of how my relationship with food progressed throughout my life. The ups and downs of how mental health and food are related.
Yasmin K.a month ago
Food Anxiety
Have you ever gone to pay for your food shop and worried about how much you bought in comparison to other shoppers? Or maybe when you go out for a meal, you worry about what people think of you for ea...
Alyssa Holleya month ago
Words Will Never Hurt Me?
Remember that little saying growing up, "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me?" We all use to say it as a way to comfort ourselves from bullies. It was a way of saying "Ha...
Renee Quailey2 months ago
Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders – What can be done? Eating disorders are, for the sufferer, painful and isolating. They can make an individual feel miserable in their own skin, lower their self-confidence, and make ...
Brittany Farquhar2 months ago
The Power of Words
Growing up, I was a team player, a go-getter, a competitive little kid, with dreams and ambitions. I didn’t care about my weight, nor did I grasp the concept of “fat” or “skinny.” I just simply lived ...
Mina LeAnn2 months ago
10 Symptoms Nobody Told You About Eating Disorders
With eating disorders, there are a few symptoms and actions that are talked about quite frequently, such as weight loss, purging, and food restriction. However, there are many more habits and symptoms...
Meg Sarai2 months ago
10 Tips Toward Eating Disorder Recovery
If you're reading this, chances are you or someone you love has an eating disorder and you are looking to find some secret formula for a lasting recovery. Well, I hate to break it to you, but there is...
My Fight with Anorexia
One of my least favorite childhood memories took place in middle school (I believe I had just reached the tail end of the 6th grade) during gym class. An interesting thing about my middle school was t...
I Have an Eating Disorder
Depression and anxiety have been my main focus on what to fix and talk about in therapy; however, this year I've finally told people of my eating disorder.
Woman vs. Food
"If you're going through Hell, keep going" —Winston Churchill
Natalie C.3 months ago
Struggling with an ED
Stepping on the scale and seeing the numbers start to go up. That is the day my life started to change. It was raining outside and the house was silent, except for the classical music playing within. ...
Emily Nichols4 months ago
The Silent Struggle
I lost the things I enjoyed most during the height of my eating disorder. I was a writer. I used to be praised by my English and literature teacher for my writing skills in high school, but when my ea...
Caitie Perry4 months ago
My Eating Disorder Nightmare
Eating Disorders can be confusing for those who never went through this mental disorder; sometimes even confusing for those of us who have been through it. I'm somewhat scared to share this story so I...
Danielle Key4 months ago
The Battle for My Life
Life is a journey. It is filled with the unexpected. There are valleys, mountains, rocks, sticks and flat places. Sometimes there is water and things get muddy. Other times, life is filled with leaves...
Brynn 💗4 months ago
Barely Existing
The reality of an eating disorder is not glamorous or beautiful. It is pain and tears and blood and sweat. It is EKGs and labs and pills and fighting and screaming and living in a world that is comple...