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  • Edaw D3

      27th Feb 2019   

    Well this week is eating disorder awareness week, and it is an issue very close to my heart!   2 years ago, I developed anorexia... yip at the age of 36! Not something I ever thought would happen to me or anyone of that age!   How wrong was I eh? ☹️ today though makes me realise how far I have come, thanks to all my amazing family and friends and my beautiful children who gave me the inspiration to fight this illness and get through it!  I can never thank you all enough for the endless words of encouragement and support!!!   Also, during my recovery, I met my amazing partner, and I am so glad ...

  • Edaw Cm1

      26th Feb 2019   

    *EATING DISORDERS AWARENESS WEEK 2019*

    Research shows that eating disorder stereotypes are preventing people from accessing help. Anorexia is often portrayed as a disorder of white, teenage girls. But anyone can be affected, no question. People assume it’s an attention seeking phase, which always takes the same form. But this is wrong.

    In the photograph above, I LOOK happy and healthy, surrounded by beautiful friends, having just completed my A levels with top grades and accepted a place at a prestigious university.

    But appearances are deceiving. My mental health was at an all-time low. I was ...

  • Edaw Rc2019

      26th Feb 2019   

    EATING DISORDER AWARENESS WEEK 2019.

    14 years ago, on the 14th of February I was admitted to an inpatient unit for anorexia at the age of 11. Little did I know at the time, that this would change my family and my life forever. 1.6 million people in the UK are affected by an eating disorder- a scary figure.

    Each year the anniversary passes, I feel the weight of time lying heavy on my shoulders, because I am not better yet. 🕐 But I am also not defeated. In that time, I have learnt so much about myself, the people around me and it has given me an insight that some people will never have. You lear...

  • Edaw2

      26th Feb 2019   

    Eating Disorder Awareness week 2019

  • Eating Disorder Awareness Week 2019

      25th Feb 2019   

    This is the beginning of Eating Disorder Awareness Week.