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I'm 59 and have anorexia ? it doesn't just affect young people - iNews



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I'm 59 and have anorexia ? it doesn't just affect young people 
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Helen, from Suffolk, says she was in denial about having anorexia for years. Now aged 59, the former pharmacist manager says anorexia has ?wrecked? her life. She cannot explain the control anorexia nervosa, a serious mental health condition, has over her.

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Feminist reading really can help beat anorexia. It worked for me - The Guardian



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Feminist reading really can help beat anorexia. It worked for me 
The Guardian
According to a new study, feminist theory can help treat anorexia. That comes as no surprise to me, based on my own experience of trying to vanish, one skipped meal at a time. Researchers at the University of East Anglia trialled a 10-week programme ...

 


Anorexic woman begs doctors for help after weight plummets | Metro ... - Metro



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Anorexic woman begs doctors for help after weight plummets | Metro ... 
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WARNING: Stephanie shared upsetting images of her illness which are included below. An anorexic woman's weight dropped to less than four stone earlier this ...

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I have fought anorexia for almost 50 years ? more representation is needed for older sufferers - The Independent



The Independent
 
I have fought anorexia for almost 50 years ? more representation is needed for older sufferers 
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They were effectively hijacked by anorexia. That horrid, horrid word that stole my life. This is not an exaggeration in my case. It appeared totally out of the blue and sabotaged every attempt I have made to rid myself of it. It has taken precedent ...

 


'We took anorexia to Australia, and we brought Libby home' - Stuff.co.nz



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'We took anorexia to Australia, and we brought Libby home' 
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Their 13-year-old daughter Libby (surnames have been withheld to protect Libby's identity) had just been diagnosed with the eating disorder anorexia nervosa and the doctor was forewarning the family about the war that was about to consume them.

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Woman Reveals Her 16 Year Battle With Anorexia And How It ... - LADbible



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Woman Reveals Her 16 Year Battle With Anorexia And How It ... 
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The lowest weight she ever recorded was a shocking 24kgs (55lbs) but she wants to see just how much her illness has affected her health.
Anorexic woman who weighed less than FOUR STONE pleads with ... Mirror.co.uk

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Feminist theory could help treat anorexia, study suggests - Telegraph.co.uk



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Feminist theory could help treat anorexia, study suggests 
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The 10-week programme, which was carried out with seven patients at a treatment centre in Norwich, used TV adverts, Disney films, news articles and social media to spark debate about anorexia and women's bodies. Topics for dicussion included "gendered ...

 


EXCLUSIVE - 'There must be a way to heal': Anorexia sufferer who has starved herself for 16 years meets with experts ... - Daily Mail



Daily Mail
 
EXCLUSIVE - 'There must be a way to heal': Anorexia sufferer who has starved herself for 16 years meets with experts ... 
Daily Mail
Over the course of 16 years, she has teetered on the edge of viability, at one point dropping to a life-threatening 55lbs. And despite being sent to countless clinics and hospitals by her family, she always ate just enough to be discharged and relapse.

 


People with anorexia are being encouraged to starve themselves on social media - Metro



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People with anorexia are being encouraged to starve themselves on social media 
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People with anorexia are increasingly being encouraged to starve themselves on social media, according to a new report. Dr Bijal Chheda-Varma, an eating disorder therapist from London's Nightingale clinic, revealed up to 60% of people who had been ...

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"I can't do this on my own:" Man with anorexia at his lowest ever weight after nine month wait for help - Gloucestershire Live



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"I can't do this on my own:" Man with anorexia at his lowest ever weight after nine month wait for help 
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I don't see anybody other than my mum on a regular basis." Simon said he now needs around the clock care. "Any semblance of life I used to have doesn't exist," he said. Simon was filmed to be on the Louis Theroux documentary 'Living with Anorexia,' but ...