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 39 People

    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 sick.How can i be supportive?She will be admitted to an inpaitent program in 2 weeks or she will die.She is...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2012

    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 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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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

    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 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 3 Responses Mar 12, 2010

    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. 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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    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 my bed for two days.You can see every bone.Now if she does eat ,her stomach hurts.She had a seizure a month ago.She has been in...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2013

    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 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

    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 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

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I love four someones with autism. As of this year, my niece and three nephews have all been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder. If you don't know me or haven't read any of my...
    ARestlessSoul ARestlessSoul 26-30 2 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My nephew is obsessed with Angry Birds. He will sit and doodle the same drawings over and over a hundred times.As I was picking up a huge stack of papers yesterday, I noticed this...
    ARestlessSoul ARestlessSoul 26-30 Aug 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My 3 year old daughter has Intractable epilepsy caused by a genetic mutation. She had her first seizure at six months old. Secondary diagnoses are ADHD and Sensory Processing...
    Caalegria3 Caalegria3 22-25, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I was dating a soldier for almost a year (one month from a year when he broke up with me). We were perfectly happy before he let for annual training. Two weeks into it he calls...
    ArmyNakata ArmyNakata 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I loved someone for 8yrs, have my whole life to this person but they never appreciated, nor did they see the love I gave them. I went through so much turmoil in those 8 yrs, from...
    Navia55 Navia55 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Who hasn't? i could count...but then i couldn't... But then i have fallen for hot dudes on a tv or laptop screen, and rewind or pause and stare at the pic and sigh, until my heart...
    suziewuzie suziewuzie 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love someone who no longer is IN love with me. I believe he loves me cause we have been together to long for him not to but I know hes not in love with me any more because he has...
    devilseye1996 devilseye1996 36-40, F Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I got into a relationship with a guy named drake. Drake was a few years older than me and battled a nasty drug addiction. our relationship turned toxic very quickly and he started...
    Katelynann30 Katelynann30 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am in love with a girl and she doesnt feel the same. But I told her she is the most beautiful girl in the world to me and she doesnt believe me! I need help i love her with every...
    NicholasCC NicholasCC 13-15, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think he tried, that's whats painful, that he tried and failed to do so, I loved him with a passion, he wasn't great, but I accepted him, I wish he could have done the same for...
    melonladyy melonladyy 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It would be amusing if someone with multiple personality disorder and memory loss with an account started an argument; forgot about that they managed the account that started the...
    markcallen markcallen 31-35, M Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear Geoff, i waited two years to kiss your lips. I feel for you as soon as our eyes locked many years ago. I told you all my secrets, all my dreams, and gave you all of myself...
    squjiggly squjiggly 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My first love started with "If im james dean you're audrey hepburn" ended with "If you cant hang"
    trentoy trentoy 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love sex without protection! I'm 18, I've had sex 4 times during the age of 14. never used a condom. loved it!
    jessicatooreal jessicatooreal 16-17, F 13 Responses Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    God I love being with Tyler <3 I cherish everyday I have with him. He's amazing, I love everything about him. He's funny, he's smart , he's caring, he understands me and he's...
    Meganrosee Meganrosee 16-17, F Jul 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I love girls with tattoos but not crazy tattoos just like little tattoos
    sneer95 sneer95 18-21, M Aug 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Perfectionđź’• Perfection is a disease that kills The thought of rejection gives you chills You want to be tall and thin Like everyone else you want to fit in It hurts but it's...
    Suicidekisses Suicidekisses 16-17, F Jul 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm in a normal weight range now, but still obsessed with the number on the scale. 104 is my happy place, 105 is no good. Does it ever stop or is this the typical experience?
    married1987 married1987 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why is now in days that we (people in general), always have to find a way to prove our undying love for one another? What happen to " I LOVE YOU", or "YOU MEAN SO MUCH TO ME? I...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I had a first love when I was 14 with a boy. But then I had my first love with a girl. I thought she loved me. I should have known she would never choose me when she would get mad...
    brejack07 brejack07 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So there's this girl that I've known for just about a week. I met her at this party that was held by my best friends friend whom he met through Instagram. Now she was holding this...
    MartinIsInLove MartinIsInLove 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So here is my story .. My first story on here in fact ... So i was on instagram. A weird way to meet someone but yeah instagram. He liked all of my pictures all 100 when i had...
    Nayaaa Nayaaa 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think at one point in a person's life, they will experience this. I have experienced love for people and not getting love in return. It's not a good feeling, and when it happens...
    Faithlovee Faithlovee 16-17, F 6 Responses Jul 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm Super confused right now. My fiancé and I are fighting constantly and in our recent argument I believe I crossed the line in saying something that I regret and that was very...
    wishingforabetteroutcome wishingforabetteroutcome 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am extremely attracted to this wonderful girl I met on EP only to find she lives on the other side of the planet. I finally found someone to spend time with, to share my feelings...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 6 Responses Jul 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Title:Song For You By:GingerSlim (Chorus) I just can't get passed the fact that I lost you Knowing how d*** hard that I tried I would have been there for you baby I blew it and...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 13-15, M Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Time to vent or whatever. Enjoy. January 28th, 2014... I met him. Where? Tumblr! Of course. I was typically following back some blogs and answering messages. Well, gosh, I...
    captivateyourlife captivateyourlife 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well I met this guy online he seemed so nice so we went and met each other and I found out he was nice hot and all that but after 10 minutes of being with him we did a few things u...
    JC6596 JC6596 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's been a long time for me not posting anything on this wall. I'm quite busy now since I've got this new job. This new office is also where I met him. Before I start the story...
    NevaWhite NevaWhite 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't really know what love it I thought I loves my parents but I don't because they have always abused and neglected me I really don't think they are my parents but how can...
    Applesnbananas Applesnbananas 51-55 2 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've kept a secret from you. You thought that I was perfect, but I'm far from it. I know I'm young and human, but that's no excuse. You my not understand. I don't know if this was...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I think what was worse than being attracted to this person and it not being reciprocated was that the person actually turned out to be a massive a-hole, someone who had no regard...
    Ailurus23 Ailurus23 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 21

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My question is, why does someone act so crazy for you one day then poof they disappear? It's like if you actually were crazy for me it would last more than one day.. That's like...
    auburnfire auburnfire 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 24

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm in love with a guy I used to live with. He lives about 20 hours drive away , so we never see each other anymore. We did however see each other recently and we ended up getting...
    Nomi1992 Nomi1992 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 25

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It started with good friendship and letting her open up freely and she become close to hearts and I a changed the way I user to think of her and she became more than friend... N...
    Man4luv2u Man4luv2u 41-45, M Jul 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Has anyone else just lost all faith in finding someone else? Is it just me that just gets to scared to trust anyone else
    BTID BTID 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 26

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I loved my ex boyfriend a lot. We were so perfect together. We were like two peas in a pod, he smiled, I smiled. When we would argue we would know exactly what the other was...
    hellerpeople hellerpeople 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I get what people are saying about how absence makes the heart grow stronger... But what are you to do when you have been with someone for 3 years and only see that person once or...
    alwayswondering07 alwayswondering07 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I loves somebody that didn't love me,(or someone I had very strong feelings for) and I kinda regret it... I was somewhat played...
    DreadlockJesus DreadlockJesus 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well it really hurts to share... I was with this girl for 3 years and I don't memeber when she started to pull away... I tried so hard to get things back on the track again..but...
    atarod atarod 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 5