A not yet acknowledged eating disorder, but one that does deserve more attention. Read more about the eating disorder orthorexia nervosa now here.
A couple of months ago, I saw a YouTube documentary about the eating disorder diabulimia. I had never heard of this mental illness, so I didn’t know anything about it. But what I learned and what I found out, was shocking. This mental illness is so incredibly dangerous, yet almost no one knows about the … Continue reading Explaining the mental illness: diabulimia
Borderline Personality Disorder. I am sure you have heard the name before but what does it mean, exactly? And what are the symptoms? In a few moments you will read all about it, but first I want to discuss something else. … Continue reading Explaining the mental illness: Borderline Personality Disorder
Many mental illnesses are ‘forbidden’ to be spoken about, misunderstood or seen as “every mental illness is depression” or whatever saying to make conversations less uncomfortable. But we need to change that. We need to make mental illness something that we can openly talk about. I’m so grateful it’s finally getting voice in this society … Continue reading Explaining the mental illness: schizophrenia
A mental illness that is known to many people is anorexia nervosa. A common fact and how people perceive this eating disorder is as ‘someone being very thin and who is not eating’. Now, this is mostly true but there are many forms of anorexia nervosa. In this article we will talk about: What is … Continue reading Explaining anorexia nervosa
A vague word describing a personality, but what do you really know about it? Learn everything about narcissism in this article.