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Young People Information

Eating disorders don’t discriminate between people. Anyone can be affected, girls and boys. You may be wondering what the fuss is all about, it is possible that you may not feel particularly unwell. You may be normal weight or even manage your everyday activities such as school, hobbies and friends.     

Have a look at the Real Life page to hear what other young people have to say!

‘1 in 10 Secondary School Pupils will have an Eating Disorder’

“I thought about food and calories all the time. I tried to avoid foods containing lots of fat or carbohydrates and only had ‘safe’ foods which I felt were OK to eat”

DOWNLOADS: CLICK HERE to download BEAT Recovery Booklet