2 September 2015
The third post from our featured blogger Ali. This time Ali offers ideas and quotes which have helped her cope with anxiety - and which might just help you too.
28 August 2015
Jo Bruce joins Beat as Transitions Officer for the Burdett Trust Project, in partnership with NHS Lothian, providing online support for under-25s with an eating disorder experiencing transitions and training for professionals on best practice in this area
26 August 2015
...and Some Positive Alternatives. Beat Trustee Dr Pooky Knightsmith Hesmondhalgh's blog post is likely to be invaluable for parents, partners, family members and friends of those affected by anorexia, to enable better understanding and communication.
24 August 2015
Daniela Raytchev, Beat's Selected Artist of the Year, shares her own struggles and invites you to her October exhibition 'Progress not Perfection' - a study of eating disorders and addictions featuring celebrity portraits including Gok Wan and Gail Porter
19 August 2015
Beat Trustee Dr Pooky Knightsmith Hesmondhalgh, a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Specialist with expertise in practical strategies for supporting eating disorders in schools and other non-clinical settings, shares a recent post from her own blog.
14 August 2015
Fundraiser Suzy gives a voice to Alfie the pug - together they make a winning fundraising team. Alfie came into Suzy's daughter's life for a special reason: to help her overcome anorexia.
5 August 2015
In her second blog for Beat, Ali offers some words of wisdom and support for the summer holidays - a time for relaxation which can in fact be stressful for us all, not least those struggling with an eating disorder.
3 August 2015
Beat welcomes £150m investment in treating children’s eating disorders and calls for more funds for adult services.
29 July 2015
Beat has been working with the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire Show flagging up the experiences of many people across the UK being turned away for treatment as their BMI didn't fit the criteria. Here you can read the BBC news item and watch the full video.
23 July 2015
Today we've learnt of another tragedy caused by eating disorders and DNP - the synthetic chemical posing as a slimming pull. We are working in partnership with the Food Standards Agency on their DNP kills campaign. Read on for our stance on this issue.