Posts made in May, 2016

Yes, Recovery Really Does Get Better

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Ins and Outs of Eating Disorders, My Story | 5 comments

Yes, Recovery Really Does Get Better

Pushing Through the Final Phases of Recovery I haven’t written in a while, you might have noticed. I relapsed, and I was too ashamed to admit it here. It was a quick, steep backslide, and the trigger was very specific: I weighed myself. I went home for Christmas and encountered a scale. I thought I could handle the number. I couldn’t. I freaked out. My nutritionist dissected my meal plan in order to show me I wasn’t eating excessive amounts. We discussed the natural fluctuation in weight that bodies undergo. We even discussed weight loss and how it’s not necessarily eating disordered for...

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