Eating disorders are built on a house of lies, but if it's the only house you've ever lived in, you just won't see it that way.
"Human beings are not just the sum of their biology."
As both a suicide attempt and loss survivor, I need to climb up onto my soapbox for a minute. Suicide attempts, from a "preventative" standpoint, are rarely, if ever, as easily prevented as calling a hotline or a loved one. "Reaching out" — while incredibly important — is not the be-all-end-all of preventative strategies. Especially [...]