Hyperemesis: A longer word for Torture

Imagine always being hungry, but eating literally anything makes your body sick.
Picture thirsting for water constantly, but even water sends you running for the toilet.
You are supposed to be glowing and showing off your cute pregnant belly, instead you’re watching the bones in your chest pop through as your body is wasting away.
If you are easily squeamish, this post is not for you strong. I cannot share about my daily reality in an honest way, without talking about things that are normally taboo.

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From Anorexia to Affirmations

I used to hate what I saw when I looked in the mirror. I weighed myself 10-20 times a day, and I would punish myself for whatever number appeared. I dreaded eating, yet I was consumed with thoughts about food all day long. Read more at thegracehaven.com

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Life after Trauma: Coping with PTSD

When it comes to PTSD: Don’t be fooled, numbing is not the same as healing. It is okay to occasionally try and numb the pain if you need a break, but don’t stay there. We all have to face the music at some point.

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