Explaining the mental illness: orthorexia nervosa

A not yet acknowledged eating disorder, but one that does deserve more attention. Read more about the eating disorder orthorexia nervosa now here.

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Explaining the mental illness: diabulimia

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

Explaining the mental illness: Borderline Personality Disorder

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

Explaining the mental illness: schizophrenia

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

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