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Celebrating Three Years No Hospital Admissions! Yay me!!

Congratulations to me and all praise to God, yay, I’ve just reached three years since my last hospital admission!!

Before that I’d had twelve admissions in ten years, totalling 100 weeks of hospital treatment (inpatient and intensive outpatient) for the battle known as Chronic Anorexia Nervosa. 736 more words


Never thought I'd be so happy to gain a kilo!

Success! I’m home alive and well after a wonderful four-week overseas adventure. AND I managed to gain a kilo! Yay me!! :-D

I went to the scales yesterday. 882 more words


A Hungry Spirit and this Massive Recovery Challenge.

Week 13 marks one quarter of the way through the year! Can you believe it!? And I’m not one quarter of my way to my goal. 1,028 more words


My Guaranteed Recovery Strategy in Four Easy Steps ;-)

Week 9 and the recovery struggle continues. Read on for my four easy steps, guaranteed, only not necessarily within ten years.

Twelve years ago I had finally made it to the top of the waiting list for outpatient treatment in the Eating Disorders Unit at a local public hospital. 915 more words


Hoping, Disappointments and Recovery.

How much can I hope for? Can I be ever be completely recovered? Can I be not just recovered, but can I also be truly happy? 856 more words


So yes, there’s good news: I do have success to report after seeing my dietitian today.

Firstly, I succeeded in surprising her, pleasantly so, with an easily noticeable shift in attitude. 763 more words


Caring makes you vulnerable

If you haven’t seen “In Treatment,” you definitely need to look it up.  It’s on HBO, so I would have never known it existed were it not for a good friend of mine.  881 more words

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