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The Torment Of Food Decisions With An Eating Disorder

Wow… those early days of recovery eating could be pure mental torture when it came to trying to make a food decision. The agony and processing that an eating disorder brain will put us through in making a pure and simple choice of what to eat next is not even describable. And the sad thing […]

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Hunger!!

In recovery from restrictive eating our body signals are beyond messy & plain unreliable! We are recovering from restrictive eating that has left the body depleted and struggling to stay alive. The only way to recover from a restrictive mindset and allow the body to fully repair is to eat and eat like a person […]

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Anxiety In Recovery Recovery Restriction

Mental v. Physical Hunger

Today I’ve been experiencing and trying to respond to, without judgement, a lot more mental & physical hunger than I have had in recent days. We all know what physical hunger is but not many people, particularly those outside the world of eating disorders & recovery, understand the concept & importance of mental hunger in […]