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Why Can’t We Indulge During The Holidays?

It’s all over the December issues of magazines, “Celebrate without gaining weight”, “How to: not gain weight this holiday season” and of course you will find in the January magazines “how to loose those holiday pounds” but why must these … Continue reading

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I’m Not The Mental Health Girl Anymore

It’s been my title for half my life, the mental health girl, the girl that people know has depression, anxiety, an eating disorder, the girl defined by the scars on her body, and the girl that has been overcome with … Continue reading

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Throwing Out The ED Clothes

I’ve spent the past couple of weeks trying to clean out my room of all the possible triggering things. Things such as negative paintings and sketches, empty bottles that have been hiding under my bed, and all the possible self injurious … Continue reading

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Diagnosing An Eating Disorder

While in my eating disorder program we learned partialy what it takes to be fully diagnosed with an eating disorder. With me and my love of psychology I was quite interested in this aspect of this particular group session so … 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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