Real life

In this section you can read real stories from people in Cumbria and England who have recovered from an eating disorder.

These stories are from real people who have experienced eating disorders themselves. The people in these stories share their personal experiences with eating disorders and how they found support to help with their situations.

Katie's story looks at her battle with anorexia and how school pressures left her with no self-confidence resulting in her becoming paranoid with her body, after receiving the help she needed Katie overcame her eating disorder.

Liselle and Steve both share their stories relating to their struggles with Bulimia. They have completely different backgrounds and situations but both found themselves struggling, after seeking help and support they both now lead normal life.