Overcoming eating disorders

Eating disorders explained

Find out the facts about eating disorders, including what they are, who’s affected by them and what to do if you need help.

Eating disorders: advice for parents

Get advice on how to cope if your child has an eating disorder, including what to expect and dealing with mealtimes.

Supporting someone with an eating disorder

If your friend or relative has an eating disorder they will eventually have to get professional help.

Liselle's story

Liselle Terret, 38, suffered from bulimia between the ages of 14 and 23. Watch the video and read her story.

Steve's story

Steve Blacknell, 55, has been a recovering bulimic for 20 years. Watch the video and read his story.

Battling with bulimia

Find out about bulimia, including some of the common causes and how to get help

Services near you

Find addresses, phone numbers and websites for services near you

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Video: anorexia - Katie's story

Find out how Katie, 21, recovered from anorexia.

Teen girls 15-18

Read about teen girl health issues, including healthy eating, skin problems and having sex for the first time