Post
Pro-ana, ana buddy systems & similar topics, are not permitted here. Our community provides support for those struggling with an eating disorder, never to advocate for them. If you need to talk to someone, please call the ED Hotline free for live help: 1-800-931-2237, or you can email. More resources are available here. Please report any inappropriate content.

I Love Someone With Anorexia

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 36 People

    I wanted to share this story,Maybe to make myself feel better,don't know...My mom is dying from anorexia.I saw her this weekend.She is 80lbs at 5'7 ,she has no energy,and laid in...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Need Some Help Figuring Out My Daughter.... - My daughter has been diagnosed with anorexia and we are getting her a lot of help. She has 3-4 doctors, therapists and nutritionists...
    bbyrne11 bbyrne11 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 11, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Daughter Suffers From Anorexia Nervosa - The title says it all. It is agonizing to feel that helpless and see the suffering in a most loved person. I have now met so many girls...
    judo2237 judo2237 36-40, M 14 Responses Apr 23, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Love Someone With Anorexia - Hi, I have stumbled upon this group today. I never give up looking for support and help for my girlfriend. I met her through an on-line...
    kj38 kj38 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 12, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Anorexic Women - Hi everyone, I feel i need to express my feelings about women who are anorexic from comments they have made about themselfs they say they can not be loved and...
    amilca amilca 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 7, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Sister, My Mother, My Two Cousins And My Friend - Sometimes i believe that the sickness is following me and wrapping itself around those i care the most, because when things...
    UmbraEyes UmbraEyes 18-21, F Apr 28, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Mom - My mother,whom i love more than anything,is anorexic.She is 83 lbs at 5'7.She is even losing her hair!I hate watching this!a size 0 needs a belt!She says eating makes her...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    My life has been a constant battle in so many ways and i feel i will always have to battle to keep as stable as i can and to stay away from toxic people. I don't hate people that...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I meet this girl who I got so close to I began to breath the air she breathed. I wanted to be so close to her all the time and when she went out with her friends I use to get so...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F Mar 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am no longer with the person , it took me over two years to understand that she was brain damaged from years of cocaine use. Want to know if anyone else has seen people on Prozac...
    spaeth spaeth 41-45, M Apr 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Life is not fair. Love comes at the most inopportune times. I wish we had some insight into our future and could choose our own paths. I am constantly wondering, why? Why do I let...
    SubmitandServe SubmitandServe 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's not that I loved someone, but that I currently love someone who doesn't feel the same. We dated almost 2 years ago, and he was just so perfect. I actually thought that maybe...
    morganlynn95 morganlynn95 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    For any Demisexual people out there, you probably understand where I'm coming from when I say I've only truly loved someone once. I'm a Demisexual; and I can't fall in love without...
    SavedByMCR SavedByMCR 16-17, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I loved someone that didn't loved me. He used to chat on me everyday. He used to tell me 'goodnight' evernight. He played guiter for me. He gave the big doll to me. He talked to...
    preawsm preawsm 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Even til this day my feelings are so strong for him... I loved him, I love him but looking back it's pretty clear that the feelings are not mutual he must have stayed with me out...
    LadyMayah LadyMayah 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Recently in my life, I've been knocked back. Again. I love someone, yes love, who I've seen a lot of recently, it's hard anyway because they live near me. Awkward. So I've devoted...
    MRichie97 MRichie97 16-17, M Mar 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I remember when I went through this the worst feeling ever. When you love someone and give them your all and the treat you like a piece of **** in return. I'm blessed that I have...
    jsabree18 jsabree18 18-21, F Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    To love someone is to entrust them with the power to crush your soul, your spirit and your heart, and trusting them not to do it. I guess I trusted the wrong person.
    DrowningInEmotion DrowningInEmotion 13-15, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm dating someone with asperger I think I have BPD we both just find out about this after starting having problems with our relationship, I love him and I know he loves me but I...
    MonicaCC2007 MonicaCC2007 31-35, F Apr 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I really want to talk with someone without being so positive :/
    Levi2 Levi2 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Exact opposite for me...a girlfriend is in love with me but I don't know if I love her. I love being with her and we are sexually compatible but sometimes I wonder if the grass is...
    Imaopenbook Imaopenbook 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love sex without protection message me and I will tell you why(;
    Hellogoodbye85 Hellogoodbye85 18-21, F 33 Responses Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think because of this experience I had before is the reason I hardly like/crush on anyone. Since the person I loved only liked me as a friend(yes I know friend zoned) I just lost...
    TheConfusedOne321 TheConfusedOne321 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've struggled with various eating disorders since being bullied at 11 years old, but the anorexia vs bulimia was the worst. I never lost or gained enough weight for anybody to...
    MMXIV MMXIV 18-21, F Mar 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A few days ago one of my closest friends and classmate told me she is in an early stage of anorexia. She calls her Ana because she prefers avoiding the word. She's back in therapy...
    IcedPhoenix IcedPhoenix 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It really bugs me when people say that only skinny people have an eating disorder. I just hit 130lbs for the first time and I've honestly been anxious about it for days. But would...
    runningwithbears runningwithbears 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Throughout my younger teenage years I dealt with bulimia really bad. I had no idea what to do with my life anymore, I didn't want that for myself, I didn't want to be that way, no...
    bxttlebxrn bxttlebxrn 16-17, F Apr 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My current girlfriend loves it!!!! She likes that my mess is contained in one area, and not all over.
    tellmesomething1 tellmesomething1 22-25, M 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I never forget the first time I did it without protection. Her face when she could feel it shooting in her, was the sexiest thing I even saw.
    tellmesomething1 tellmesomething1 22-25, M 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This is a long story, i'm not sure if i'll write it out in much detail. I'll try though. First of all, i'd like to say i'm not looking for advice or anyone to feel bad for me. I...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I like getting feelings for someone unexpectedly out of nowhere for someone you never thought you would. When it comes as a natural surprise. The happy feelings that you get when...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I thought he lived me as much as I loved him. We met fell in love got engaged. I thought I had it all. He made it special he asked my dad for my hand and all those traditional...
    verylonely1 verylonely1 36-40, F 10 Responses Mar 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Love is about giving, theres no win and there no loose. But it's nothing more painful than loving someone who doesn't love you back. It felt like theres a huge rock that tied in...
    Ph24689 Ph24689 16-17, M Mar 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We always fall for this who don't feel the same Only just realise my other half doesn't love me like a girlfriend he loves me like a friend but sad that he want to me around...
    Lisalocket1225 Lisalocket1225 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Not just someone ; a boy or a girl I liked. My father.
    rath3rnotsay rath3rnotsay 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Forgetting someone that you've loved whom never love you back can be reasonable. But it's hardd!
    Ph24689 Ph24689 16-17, M Mar 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I finally was able to see my son today and she was keeping him from me for a reason until the courts stepped in. She's with someone else the whole time I was supporting her giving...
    Romans12 Romans12 41-45, M Apr 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Every time I like a guy or develop feelings for a guy or fall in love with a guy, I'm never liked back. Never. For once in my life, I want to be liked back. I want someone who...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 23 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    This happen in high school (of course) we hung out a lot, we did mostly everything together. It was hard saying goodbye when i was accepted to my college and we were going to be...
    dbelone11 dbelone11 26-30, M Mar 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I liked this guy for about 2 years. Tried to get to know him, tried to hang out with. I tried to show him that I was a good person. He was a great friend, I'm not going to lie.. He...
    BrookeLynn8994 BrookeLynn8994 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ok, I have this list, you know? Of people I need to forgive who hurt me... Well, it suddenly occurred to me, that I also needed to make a list of people I may have hurt, some I may...
    SanitySister SanitySister 41-45, F Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I currently am in love with someone, a friend, who has a girlfriend he's been with for 2 years. It constantly hurts me to see him with her, but no matter how hard I try, I can't...
    IntoxicNeeds IntoxicNeeds 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I guess I can say I'm in love with someone who others say isn't the one for me and he's in love with a girl who has a boyfriend and you don't know how much it hurted to hear him...
    AnnaGurrl AnnaGurrl 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Was with someone for 3 years I thought everything was great. I guess she didn't... She broke up with me in a text message and I haven't seen her since.
    westay westay 26-30, M 14 Responses Mar 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Im with someone for 6 years but when she left philippines and work in UAE she broke up with me ..Now she's sending me message and keep on saying goodbye and sorry. All i can say is...
    mhoriz mhoriz 22-25 Mar 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in love with someone who doesn't love me back or doesn't show it. I know I shouldn't be but the heart wants what the hearts and I want himmmmm! 😍😍
    toyamanaskieeee toyamanaskieeee 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    To ache for them but knowing you can't ever mention how you feel. Suspecting they feel the same but being stuck to someone you don't love anymore. Looking for them every...
    Valtielislord Valtielislord 18-21, M Apr 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    She was amazing, and fun to talk to, and I fell in love, and I thought at the start so did she, but a few weeks later I knew she didn't. It was if I was there just because she was...
    Akwa57 Akwa57 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Like I said I have bin in love with this guy for my whole life I recently got back I touch with him and have bin more than happy every since it's weird I don't get to see him...
    arieesimone arieesimone 18-21, F 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know if I should still love them or not. "Them" was my best friend who got me through a majorly bad time in my life, and I was at the edge of committing suicide. She was...
    Alice1998 Alice1998 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I loved her but she didn't love me. Then I thought maybe I just loved being liked.
    DKal DKal 22-25, M Mar 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I did all I could do to show this person how much I loved them,come to fine out,it was never enough,I trusted I believed in this person,fine out my love was never enough
    torres54 torres54 51-55, F 3 Responses Mar 18