Topic: eating disorders

How To Help Your Friend With An Eating Disorder Without Being An Ass

How To Help Your Friend With An Eating Disorder Without Being An Ass

Despite spanning 10 years, my eating disorder sometimes feels very far from the present. Just as with many things, I have tucked it away to keep myself safe from falling back into it and potentially worsening the existing consequences it left behind. After all, it was my most reliable friend and confidant for a decade–because I made it so, not because I didn’t have people who loved me. More »