I Am Recovering From An Eating Disorder

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 79 People

    I'm going to talk to my therapist about going

    back to treatment. I'm super nervous and scared but I know it's something I have to do.
    justme9957 justme9957
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 26

    Im actually recovered now.

    I've been recovered for a few months now. its my third time recovering from anorexia. third times the charm, right? I've been struggling with it for over 2 years, and now Im finally rid of it. hopefully Im rid of it forever. I know it'll never fully be out of my life, but maybe...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2014

    Chapter 5 of My Life: I Walk Down Another Street.

    A Deep Hole We use this at the hospital and I think it is applicable to ANYONE! Chapter 1 of my life: I walked down the street - there is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. It is not my fault. It took me forever to find my way out. Chapter 2 of my life: I walked...
    Poppaea Poppaea
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 7, 2008

    Well, im in recovery again.

    eating is a sometimes ok thing. Some days im hungry and give in, other days anna's in control. i cant wait to be rid of this eating disorder once and for all. i know it will never fully go away, but maybe i can get it out of my life so much it'll be like it was never there...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery
    18-21, F
    Apr 3, 2014

    I have been recovering

    for almost a year now...I've gained some extra weight and it's really scaring me because I don't want to go back to the way I was before but I hate my body and I feel disgusting :(
    disasterland disasterland
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 2, 2015

    Hey everyone, I want you to know how strong

    you are. You CAN do this. Stay strong, hang in there. You are more than your disorder. You can be happy and healthy. And you deserve to be. Never forget it, and never let anyone tell you differently! Take it from someone who's been there, recovery is possible. You'll...
    scarletteharlot scarletteharlot
    18-21, F
    Feb 24, 2014

    Hiiii guys my names Dominique & I'm recovering

    from anorexia/bulimia and it's so ******* emotional and annoying idk seeing the scale rise is so scary I can't believe I'm in 3 digests but definitely the eating disorder can't come back it ruined my life. I feel like I'm getting so fat ! My lowest was 80 & now I'm at 106 and I...
    barbiethinx3 barbiethinx3
    22-25, F
    Feb 6, 2014

    Hey all. I'm 17, and I've been struggling with

    ana/mia for the past decade almost. It started when I was molested at 6 years old. Every since then I've always felt dirty and hideous, like I'll never be good enough for anybody. Anyways. I'm 5'4, and at my lowest I was 83 lbs. I recovered for a while when I turned 15, I...
    breanastrang breanastrang
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2014

    I have been recovering from an ed

    for over half a year. I am getting worried because I've missed my period for a while year. What should I do?????
    comfortablynumb9 comfortablynumb9
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2014

    I've been gone for a really long time

    because I was unsure about what to say. I missed school for three weeks of treatment, and I've been going to an after-school eating disorder program for a little over six weeks now. Half the time I feel like I don't need treatment and the other half I'm actively using behaviors...
    StrangeDarkSecrets StrangeDarkSecrets
    18-21, T
    May 23, 2014

    Learning To Shine

    Hi, um, I have had anorexia for about a year and a half now, I am getting help though.. haha.. Um, I started off being 145 pounds, and about 5 "3, a bit overweight, and my mom was dieting, to get to that weight, and I paniced, so I decided to lose a lil weight through exercise...
    shineaway12 shineaway12
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Mar 24, 2012

    Hey all. I'm 17, and I've been struggling with

    ana/mia for the past decade almost. It started when I was molested at 6 years old. Every since then I've always felt dirty and hideous, like I'll never be good enough for anybody. Anyways. I'm 5'4, and at my lowest I was 83 lbs. I recovered for a while when I turned 15, I...
    breanastrang breanastrang
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2014
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