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What is an Eating Disorder? (Eating Disorder Awareness Week)

Hello everyone!

27 February to 5 March 2017 is Eating Disorder Awareness week, so I’m aiming to write a post a day on eating disorders. Today I’m going to briefly explain what an eating disorder is, and talk about the common types of eating disorder. 2,231 more words

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The Creeping Nature of Eating Disorders

It all started the summer after my freshman year of university. Despite being an athlete who never felt the need to watch what I ate and had no problem downing a Starbucks Brownie Frappuccino, I found myself looking in the mirror and not recognising the person staring back. 932 more words

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

In consideration of¬†Eating Disorders Awareness Week here’s an infograph¬†to read, share and spread the word!

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Break the silence, Break the stigma.

I can not tell you the amount of times I have written and rewritten all the blog posts for this week. Nothing I wrote seemed good enough.. 856 more words


As yesterday marked the beginning of eating disorder awareness week, I’ve decided to write a few posts about recovery related topics. But, I must say, that all of these issues can affect people without an eating disorder as well. 589 more words


Guest Post: Claire's Story Eating Disorder-Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

Today kicks off this year’s Eating Disorder’s Awareness Week, it seemed appropriate to have a guest post from someone living with an eating disorder so I welcome Claire to the blog.

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NEDA week 2017

I’m pretty nervous. I will be presenting to first year students in a School Psychology program this upcoming Thursday. I’ll be using the NEDA powerpoint and adding in my personal examples. 102 more words