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For family and friends

Home ~ For family and friends
The impacts of an eating disorder don’t stop at the person who is affected. Parents, siblings, partners, extended family and friends often find themselves sharing the rollercoaster ride of emotions that go with an eating disorder — from confusion and desperation, to the joys of gradual improvements and landmark achievements. It's crucial for family and friends to have information and support about eating disorders in order to best help their loved one, as well as themselves.

Tracey's story - a mother's love

"At times I have felt strong and other times I have cried myself to sleep. I wished I could have carried the burden for her, but in the end she had to have the strength and will to fight and my job was to help guide her and fight for her when she was not able to."

Read Tracey's story