I Am Against Pro Eating Disorder Groups And Foster Esteem

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 41 People

    Against It....

    As nice as it to feel like we are not alone....in dealing with this, I am NOT pro eating disorder. and I don't think anyone should be. Yes a Lot of girls struggle with this, and we should support each other, but NOT encourage each other to keep up with these bad habits
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Dec 9, 2010

    Think Beautifully... Please Beware These Body Predators...

    Young (and older) people of all genders and creeds can feel the pressure of the "beauty myth". Pro anorexia and pro bulimia sites encourage the views of twisted minds. Thin should never be in, but a beautiful love for oneself should always be "cool". We need...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Jan 2, 2010

    How Wrong Is This?

    What a shameful thing to promote in the world. Eating disorders are not a joke, they're fatal. It never ceases to amaze me when I see people who actually encourage others to be unhealthy, especially in such a blatant manner.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Mar 8, 2010

    Please Please Please

    If you see these groups, flag them and the person that created the group/ story. Report them to EP Admin. straight away. We need to get rid of these groups/ stories, they only hurt people.
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Nov 25, 2010

    Loss And Struggle

    I have lost friends to eating disorders. None who have died, yet. Thank God. But it is so hard to watch people you love and care for hurting themselves continuously and being completely powerless to help them. I have to separate myself from them, my codependent tendencies are too...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jul 21, 2011

    These Groups Are Awful.

    I cannot believe such groups exist but they do. This is the darker side of the internet. I was watching a programme about it on tv about anorexic girls on these forums as young as 10, they log on everyday to let each other know they are doing and say things like, 'I had a piece...
    bubblegum84 bubblegum84
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 11, 2010
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