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Eating Disorders

Also known as Anorexia Nervosa , Bulimia

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  • Struggling

    Feeling very despondent I struggle mentally and physically with the ed , I was told yesterday that they are stopping my support worker . I had support for just 2 hrs every other week and he took me food shopping for my son. I really struggle physically as very weak , I know people will say do it online...

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  • Struggling

    Feeling very despondent I struggle mentally and physically with the ed , I was told yesterday that they are stopping my support worker . I had support for just 2 hrs every other week and he took me food shopping for my son. I really struggle physically as very weak , I know people will say do it online...

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  • Undiagnosed Bulimia

    After years of undiagnosed bulimia, I think I'm ready to seek help. However, I'm embarrassed. I'm 35 and overweight. How will anyone take me seriously? I recently confided in my best friend, as I'm too ashamed to tell anyone else, but I was crying so hard, I could hardly speak. I have...

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  • Realising my bad habits.

    So I've only recently started to notice that my eating habits aren't 'normal'. I've always struggled with my weight especially as a young teen (around 12-15) as I was always slightly over weight. Thinking back at it now my eating habits started changing when I reached 16 (I'm...

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  • In hospital very weak and need ng fitted

    I’m seriously ill in hospital and can’t get out of bed at all I’m on a normal ward and awaiting a gastro bed to have a ng tube fitted does anybody have any experience of ng tubes and if u can go home with one fitted ? 

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  • Menopause

    I have a question about periods and eating disorders. I haven't had a period for about 10 years but I am only 31 and I have been underweight or exercised excessively when of healthy weight since the age of about 19 years old. I know this isn't healthy but it is what it is. Anyway, my questions...

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  • Things about overweight people that people fail to realize.

    I used to be overweight when I was a teen. So that right there tells you about my genetics. And yet it seems that's still one thing people like to laugh about. They laugh whenever someone says they're overweight because of genetics. But it's true! When I was overweight, I didn't really...

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  • What should I tackle first? Overeating or anxiety/depression

    hi all, I have been anxious all of my life; as a kid I was 'highly strung' according to the GP, 'a bit of a worrier' according to my mum and dad. I had my first panic attack at 17 and have suffered peaks and troughs of anxiety since then. Since mum died three years ago and my dad died...

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  • I can’t stop bingeing!!

    I constantly binge eat, especially in the evening after a main meal and dessert!! I’m not hungry! I eat as an emotional response to everything and anything!! I don’t know how to stop. It’s very distressing, not healthy behaviour and I’m growing fatter and fatter! Please help/advise. I feel so alone with...

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  • I feel so fat... but I can't stop binge eating.

    Hi I hope you're all well. Anyway, here's my ramble: I can't stop binge eating. I want to stop but I don't know how. I started to binge last year, in around September, when I started university. I'd binge eat (on biscuits, chocolate, cereal, etc) at an almost daily basis. I wouldn't...

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  • Lost 26 pounds Never feel hungry

    I been to the doctor casue I never get hungry and worry something wrong with me . I been to a gastroenterologist and they have done a upper endoscopy and everything is fine and also a ct scan of my stomach. What could casue me to never feel hungry , food never get me sick or anything or no pain .. 

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  • I obsessed with my weight Help!!

    I am severely obsessed with my weight and can’t stop. I weigh myself 2-3 times a day and get depressed and won’t eat if I go up a pound. I will only eat up to 1000 calories and only to that cause I have to to be able to go to the gym per my mom and friends rule.  I have to burn at least 411 calories...

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  • Bulimia

    Ive been bulimic for a long time just looking for some support

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  • Bulimia

    Ive been bulimic for a long time just looking for some support

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  • Guilt

    I'm so struggling with this fling anxiety and depression anorexia bpd and sheer loneliness just spent half an hour on exercise bike then hour on Wii tennis !!!! Eaten half a ryvita with a bit of cheese and big glass of vodka ,now I just want more to eat my stomach is screaming yes and head screaming...

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  • Eating disorder

    hi My name is Sarah. A couple months ago I had dehydration during our game my coach was terrified of what happened to me so he decided to take me to the hospital. A couple weeks after that I was okay. About two months later I started having a hard time keeping my food down. There was this constant...

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  • I can’t eat, but why? I’m so hungry..

    I feel so so hungry, I feel like I haven’t eaten in a week. But that’s because I haven’t. I feel hungry, but any time I eat, I take one bite and I feel absolutely sick. I feel like I’m so full I’m just gonna throw up, but I’m not full, I still feel very hungry. At the same time, even. I don’t understand...

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  • Anyone have ARFID (Avoidance/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder)

    If you don't know what Avoidance/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder is I feel these websites sum it up well and quickly: nationaleatingdisorders.org... eatingdisorder.org/blog/cat... Ive always hated food and had no interest in it my whole life.... i have no issues with weight gain... I want to gain...

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  • My heart feels like is hopping

    I have bulimia and tbis seemed to start after a purge. Iv eaten pickles and a banana and alot of water and a veg burger to make sure my electrolyted are alright. But it seems to keep doing this wierd hop thong every few minutes. I dont have any other symptoms . Should i be worried?

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  • Food makes me sick!

    I have noticed that in now over 8 months I have been experiencing a kind of food sickness?? when i eat i feel that it stops in my stomach and dont want to pass. like food is felt in the back of my mouth in a way.. it is very uncomfortable. latley i have been having major headaches mostly in the back...

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  • could this be an eating disorder?

    Hello. I am 15, 165 cm tall, around 45~46 kg. I barely have any appetite to eat. Now it's winter holidays, so I sleep at around 1 am and wake up at 11 am. When I get up, if there's anything in the fridge I like (which is very rare), I would eat it.But lately, it's as if I'm forcing myself...

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  • Struggling

    I'm so struggling with the anxiety of the anorexia just want to lose weight but can't as using alcohol to cope I'm restricting all day. I don't eat at all until about 7 this week will be cup a soup but binged on crisps at weekend so feeling really bad just so hard !! Not sure how long...

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  • Struggling with bulimia. Need help

    I've been struggling with bulimia for the past 7 months and i REALLY need help. I went to my GP as soon as it started and she referred me to the eating disorders service. I have been waiting for the last 6 months and i STILL have not got an appointment with them. I have called them several times...

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  • Hypnotherapy and eating disorders?????

    I was wondering if anyone had ever looked into, considered it has actually had hypnotherapy for their eating disorder? I've read testimonies of people who have almost cured all their disordered eating habits through it but I'm not sure or if an eating disorder really can only be helped through...

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  • Feeling fat

    Its boxing day early morning ive been awake for hours as feeling horrible about myself. I feel fat and bloated iate more than i wanted yesterday! A bowl of veg a piece of toblerone and some peanuts and alcohol, feel so depressed today just cant cope with feeling like this and to make it worse im going...

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  • Trying to recover from anorexia considering breast enlargement

    Hi I'm new to this but feel I need to talk to someone. I have suffered from anorexia for the past 12 years and have tried recovering many times. I have recently got too my lowest weight and thought enough us enough and been trying to recover by myself for the past 3 days I have started eating three...

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  • Fear of eating

    What should I do? I've been depressed because everytime I eat, I feel anxious and nervous as if I am really scared of eating. My heart beat so fast and I was trembling, all I wanted is escape from eating but the truth is I wanted to overcome this fear of eating. Please me to recover.

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  • Laxatives

    I am diagnosed anorexic and am at my lowest weight ever I abuse laxatives massively about 30-40 a day but suffer extreme stomach pains which I am on tramadol for was wondering if anybody else experienced these pains and what they do to help with the pain ? 

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  • Just diagnosed

    Just diagnosed with bulimia after years of struggling, starting my guided self help next week, just want to end this endless cycle of binging and laxative abuse, really could use some advice.

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