Monthly Archives: December 2012

Happy New Year! – 2013!

*Still Inpatient* This past year has been one of my hardest. I began the year depressed and within a week I had my first adult hospital stay due to mental health. I went through daily outpatient programs. I moved out … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 3,400 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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Eating Disorders Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS)

*Still Inpatient* I have written numours times about my eating issues. When I was younger I was plagued with Anorexia, and as the years went by for a few months I was going through Binge Eating Disorder. Recently I have … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

*Still Inpatient* The tree is lit, the decorations are hung and presents are wrapped, but sadly this year I am spending my Christmas here as in an inpatient here on the psychiatric ward, where there is a small Christmas tree … Continue reading

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Guidelines To Help Normalize Eating

*Still Inpatient* I was given this sheet*, with guidelines for normalized eating by my dietician yesterday. I have expressed before in past posts how I struggle with healthy eating, and healthy eating habits. I have also expressed this to my … Continue reading

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50/50 Eating Disorded Thoughts

*Still Inpatient* Recently I finally came clean to my psychiatrist about the extent of my unhealthy eating habits, the restrictive eating, the binging and the purging. At first I was terrified of what she would say, I was afraid of … Continue reading

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What Not To Bring When Going Inpatient

*Still Inpatient* So I’ve already made a list of what you should think to bring when going inpatient, but what can’t you bring? Some of the things on the list will be obvious, but make sure you read the fine … Continue reading

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