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I Suffer From Anorexia, Not a Diet

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    Its Not a Diet !!!

    It makes me so angry how people can see anorexia as some sort of diet we choose to do and just trying to look like models. If only it was that simple! People have got to realize .. anorexia is not something someone chooses to have, its an illness that you cant get  control...
    jpridmore jpridmore
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2009

    :(

    im Jack im 19 years old 6ft3. hello This is my story. i was a Model at 16 years of age at 120 lbs.i looked at my self not good enough in my pictures so i started Getting self concise about my pictures Being plastered All over stores. i Started Getting...
    alucardx alucardx
    18-21, M
    Sep 6, 2010

    Anorexia isn't about food,

    it's about myself. Anorexia is not a diet and it's not a fad or something you can throw around like it's idle gossip.
    jimjammat jimjammat
    22-25, F
    Jul 27, 2014

    Misunderstood

    I am in recovery from anorexia.  Perhaps the most frustrating thing about my illness was the extent to which those close to me were unwilling to understand that it was not me merely trying to get into a smaller dress size.  At times, I wanted to eat more than anything...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response May 30, 2008

    My Girlfriend Was An Anorexic

    My girlfriend was the type of person who was always outgoing, bubbly, and cheerful. She had no fears and that's why I loved her. It was when she signed up for a modeling/fashion display club at a recreation center, when our relationship just turned haywire. It happened...
    alixfreak3 alixfreak3
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jul 6, 2009

    Alone

    All my friends are so skinny and then there is me the outcast. I try everything I can to hide my weight and my body, yet everyone comments on it. I don't want to be the way I am, I want to be normal, but no one seems to understand that. I don't choose to have this...
    munchkin95 munchkin95
    13-15, F
    Oct 12, 2009
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