A comedian who lived with anorexia for a decade has turned his experience into a stand-up show.
Dave Chawner wants to bring humour to the difficult and in his words - very unfunny topic - to engage people.
There are varying estimates about what percentage of eating disorder sufferers are men, but studies have shown that it could be up to 25%. The secretive nature of eating disorders means it’s possible that many sufferers of all genders are being overlooked.
Use the following services to find out more information and advice on eating disorders.
NHS Choices – Eating Disorders
Beat (Beat Eating Disorders)
- Helpline: 0808 801 0677
- Youthline: 0808 801 0711
- Beat website
Aldren Tomlinson, 45, was fired earlier this month for taking the sandwich despite telling catering staff he would pay them later.Read the full story ›
Victoire Dauxerre was a supermodel who walked at some of the biggest fashion shows in the world.
She graced the catwalks in London, Milan and New York, but behind the glamour she faced personal turmoil. She was urged to lose weight and at 5 foot 10 was targeting an unhealthy 7 stone. She became ill, quit modelling and ended up attempting suicide.
They don't tell you you have to lose 22lbs in two months. What they say is you need to be this size to fit into the clothes, otherwise you don't get any work.
The UK's eating disorder charity, B-EAT has specially trained atff to help end the suffering caused by eating disorders. For more information click here.
Lea Ledesma made a series of mistakes which led a patient being given type AB blood during a transfusion even though he was blood group O.Read the full story ›
Prince Harry urged London ambulance workers to speak to a friend or colleague if they have any 'baggage' playing on their minds.Read the full story ›
The woman, named as Priscilla, reportedly went into premature labour as she was flying home from America, via Heathrow.Read the full story ›
Four patients needed alternative treatment after drug used to treat malaria fails.Read the full story ›
A gym session that's guaranteed to make you lucky in love? That's what London's latest fitness class - available from today at Gymbox gyms - claims to do.
Gymbox say that Pheromone Improvement Training (or P.I.T.) is specially designed so that participants release key pheromones which attract the opposite sex.
Today is your last chance to grab a free lunch from the Run For Your Bun cafe in Covent Garden.
The pop-up offers customers a free dish if they first take part in a six minute micro-workout.
The cafe is part of a campaign to encourage people to be more active during the working day.