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Question Accepting the diagnoses - February 26th 2017, 04:55 PM

I was diagnosed with an eating disorder back in the fall, and I am still struggling to come to terms with the diagnoses. I feel like I'm not sick enough to have a real eating disorder, yet I know would call it an eating disorder for someone else. If you've been diagnosed, how have you been able to accept your ED for what it is?


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Re: Accepting the diagnoses - February 26th 2017, 05:33 PM

Honestly I know I have an eating disorder, but I am diagnosed with bulimia and I think that diagnoses is wrong. I think it is really hard to accept that you have an eating disorder, I also think some people can't even accept it until they are ready to get help and recover. I don't know if this was much help.



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