11 things not to say to someone with an eating disorder

As someone who's been through an eating disorder, over the years I’ve had some very unhelpful comments and some outright rude ones too. So, on World Mental Health Awareness Day, I’m writing a list of things not to say to someone with an eating disorder.

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The C word…

As a writer at The Brain Tumour Charity I’ve seen too many people devastated by brain tumours. But, the last few days I’ve been struck more than ever before by two particularly heart-wrenching stories – those of Rob Delaney and Peter Williams.