For anorexics, travelling abroad can be a very stressful time as there are so many situations that will be challenging for them: eating in front of people and not accessing the food they are used to are just two.
Being taken away from their regular food intake pattern can be very challenging for an anorexic. However, there are many sufferers who don’t want their eating disorder to stop them from seeing the world or visiting a relative abroad.
It is up to you and your doctor to know whether travelling abroad is a good idea if you either are in the throes of anorexia or if you are recovering.
If you do decide to take the plunge, we have researched some tips so that you can enjoy your trip and help aid your recovery:
Lastly, do ring us and talk to us about your condition before you travel. Direct-Travel Insurance covers a variety of eating disorders. Undeclared conditions can invalidate your cover, yet declaring any condition may not involve a significant increase on your policy. Contact us now to find out.