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... Reading what you've written was like deja vu, I had a very similar conversation with my boyfriend last night. ... (9 replies)
... The severity of this condition seems to be out of control at this point. He lies about only eating once a day which I know to be untrue when things are suddenly missing out of the fridge, and there are dirty dishes in the dishwasher. ... (12 replies)
... her, and then right after eating, suggest that the two of you go for a walk, or whatever, to coffee or something, and just talk. Often the distraction and being with someone who cares helps more than you can imagine. ... (12 replies)

... yeah but Im pretty sure it's already been out of hand. She was in hospital for 2 months a couple of years back before I knew her because of an ED. Still... I don't know whether or not to confront her. ... (12 replies)
... Maybe offer to come with her to the school counsellor or her parents or some other trusted adult. ... (12 replies)
... :) You're very welcome...and good luck!!! Char :wave: (12 replies)
... yeah I like this ambiguous let the other person think you know but not know you know approach! it's worked so far in hooking up with this girl so Im figuring it's the apporach that would prolly be best here. ... (12 replies)
... ficult to approach. But, if she is letting you see her writings etc..maybe it is a sign that she DOES want to talk. When there's no distractions..spend some time with her..... ... (12 replies)
... r advice and perspectives, I'm mainly doing this just to be able to tell the story to someone. Maybe it can help you understand your own situation, as the effect an eating disorder has on relationships really shouldnt be underestimated. I'm sorry if that sounded a little cocky, in any case it wasnt at all intended to be. ... (2 replies)
How to confront
Jul 11, 2007
... pretty much told him to back off. She did admit to him that she used to have a problem, but says that she is fine now. It is obvious that she is still struggling with anorexia, though. ... (7 replies)
Helping a Friend
Nov 29, 2006
... Hey there! This is a post that I gave to someone else who was also trying to help a friend. ... (1 replies)
... I noticed someone said it is how we express ourselves and I think that is exactally what it is. Over the years I have gone from being scared to ask someone to put their window up in a car because I was cold to confronting things most people wouldn't and I have gotten better. I am not there yet but much better. ... (25 replies)

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