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I Love Someone With Anorexia

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People

    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. We have been dealing with this issue in the family for over a year now.Initially, her health was in jepoardy as she dropped down to 105lbs. Now...
    bbyrne11 bbyrne11
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Jan 11, 2011

    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 seem to go well, it suddenly hits again, taking down someone that is truly close to my heart. I truly truly hate this sickness, i hate it with a burning...
    UmbraEyes UmbraEyes
    18-21, F
    Apr 28, 2013

    I've been looking for somewhere to post about

    this for a while and here seems as good a place as any. So the person I love with anorexia is my dearest friend apart from my own sister. We just before our first year of uni as we were both late getting a place and there were no more spaces left in halls of residence. We met as...
    kodaline kodaline
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2014

    My Mam has anorexia and

    so do I but I'm trying to recover but it is hard to recover when my Mam has it. When I lived with her I was looking after her 24/7, I was missing school and isolating myself, I was diagnosed at 10 and that's when her partner moved in. she's living on 100 calories a day. I was 5...
    EMZIE01 EMZIE01
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Feb 28

    My ten year old cousin was just recently

    diagnosed and admitted for Anorexia. Let's call him L. I'm the oldest of the grandchildren in my family by a mile, and I've always felt like their role model, but also their greatest playmate. I love each of them individually, but if I had to pick a favorite it would be L. He...
    eiponm eiponm
    18-21, F
    Feb 23, 2015

    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 some times reject friendship or even love if you think you are such a person then think twice i myself would love the...
    amilca amilca
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Dec 7, 2009

    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 dating site (well she found me) we started chatting via the site and soon moved onto email chats, at first she said she has missed...
    kj38 kj38
    36-40, M
    4 Responses Mar 12, 2010

    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 and young ladies suffering. They all share with my daughter this search for perfection, this selflessness. Why do they have to go through so...
    judo2237 judo2237
    36-40, M
    14 Responses Apr 23, 2009
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