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What is An Eating Disorder?

An eating disorder is a very serious and potentially life-threatening mental illness. Anyone can suffer from an eating disorder (boys, girls, young people, older people). There are three mains types of eating disorders. With the right kind of help and support, it’s possible to recover from an eating disorder.


Dealing With An Eating Disorder

If you think that you or someone you know might have an eating disorder, it’s important to seek help. The posts below outline the best way to go about this.


Be informed about eating disorders

The more you know, the better you’ll be able to understand the causes and effects of eating disorders. Read more about the issues tied up in eating disorders, and brave stories from survivors.