Tag Archives: Eating Disorder

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2019 – How do parents, carers and friends cope?

Eating disorders

I was gifted a book on eating disorders to review. At 15 I was in the full swing of anorexia, I would survive the day eating one apple or sliced cucumber and water…sometimes a calypso drink if I was feeling dizzy. I would take mass amounts of vitamin tablets but none containing oil. Mum being worried took me …

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2018 – Anorexia & Bulimia (trigger warning)

Anorexia

Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2018, I talk openly about anorexia and bulimia. As most of my readers are aware, I live with mental illness. Being diagnosed with Bipolar at 20 years old I have raised awareness and spoke about my life living with mental illness. What I don’t talk about much is an eating disorder. Although …