Will they have to go into hospital? They are seen as outpatients, which means they visit the hospital, for example, one day a week. How your GP can help you lose weight How to lose weight in a wheelchair Managing weight with a learning disability. Healthy-weight children: advice for parents. The earlier they start, the better their chances of making a good recovery.
Kassandra. Age: 32.
Let them know you're thinking of them and would like to visit.
Brooke. Age: 26.
Chubby girl eats out her friend
Most people with an eating disorder do recover and learn to use more positive ways of coping. They may not be able to think clearly because of the lack of food and may have to be forced into life-saving treatment. If your friend or relative has lost an extreme amount of weight, they may be in danger of starving themselves and developing serious complications. Should I visit them in hospital?