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I Am Overweight

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    My Gain In Wheight

    Lately, ive been gaining alot of wheight. Last year, when i was 13, i started packing on the pounds, because of people calling me a sickening skinny ****. ever since then ive been eating, gaining, and doing all i can just to get myself so big that i cant even move. when i...
    chubbyLivvy chubbyLivvy 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 16, 2012

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    At 15, I'm overweight.

    I've been overweight from a very young age. Generally, it's something that people figure you "chose", and I didd I suppose. But when you're a little kid with parents that couldn't care less, you don't realize what health effects unhealthy eating is going to lead to in the future...
    KellSee1 KellSee1 16-17, F 14 Responses Jan 22, 2014

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    Overweight And Gaining Fast.

    After losing a lot of weight I quickly became bored and began gaining again. I think it is even more satisfying to gain weight the second time. Even though my belly is used to being stretched to its full potential I woke up this morning to discover some stretch marks on my...
    gainergirl19 gainergirl19 18-21, F 10 Responses Feb 6, 2013

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    Hello. My name is, Mashon,

    but you can just call me “Shon.” I am a 21 year old Independent Distributor of a health & wellness company called, Total Life Changes. We’ve been in business for over 14 years. Our mission is to provide safe, effective, and affordable natural/herbal products to...
    candyg82 candyg82 18-21, F May 28

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    Im a Big Girl But I Still Love Me

    I'm a big girl. yes. I hate myself for it...no. Why the hell should I? I love my curves...and so do others. It's really sad that so many girls do horrible things to their body b/c they don't like what they see when they look in the mirror. Young girls who make themselves vomit...
    Lostsoul22 Lostsoul22 22-25, F 25 Responses May 17, 2009

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    Damn, I feel extra fat today

    for some reason, the weight is the same as yesterday when I felt slimmer than what I normaly feel. Maybe bloated from the bread I ate. I hate being overweight! I was so proud of myself Before, now I have gained 6 kilos since, well, I gained 6 kilos during 4 months and have...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F 2 Responses May 12

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    No Scales, But The Evidence Is Clear.

    I have gained rapidly over the fast few months. I haven't been able to weight myself but the evidence is clear. My jeans that used to be too loose now won't even get up my thighs. I've been in denial about my clothes. I haven't been to buy new jeans because I don't want people...
    gainergirl19 gainergirl19 18-21, F 9 Responses Oct 21, 2012

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    Self-acceptance

    i am 19 years old, 5'3", and currently weigh 227.6 pounds.  and i'm fine with that.  yes, i would love to be a size 12 someday, but for right now, why can't i just rock a size 16/18?  it's not like i haven't tried to lose the weight.  i have, but usually...
    xoiloveyou xoiloveyou 22-25, F 7 Responses Sep 14, 2008

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    The Destroyer

    At a local resteraunt in my town there is a competition called beat the Destroyer. The destroyer is a 2 pound burger with onion rings cheese bacon and chips coated in mayonnaise. I spoke to the chef and he recons there might be like 5000 calories in this one burger!! Well, i had...
    chubbychik chubbychik 26-30, F 11 Responses Jun 28, 2013

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    I'm 5 foot 4 and weigh 191 pounds.

    My belly is very big, but my thighs are the biggest aspect of my body. I can't wait to reach 200 lbs :)
    fatrachel fatrachel 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 12

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    Weight Issues Who Doesn't Have Them?

    Well let see I had my first child at 17, and before I had him I weighed about 115. Them right after I had him I went back to my normal weight. Then I got married and had My 2nd son last year and I am having a harder time. I weighed 170 after I had him and the doctor put me on...
    shaynafl shaynafl 18-21, F 8 Responses Sep 20, 2007

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    I Am Officially Overweight.

    I am officially overweight. My weight has always fluctuated a little and I have gotten near the point of overweight but now I have hit it. I am 172cm and 75kg, so my BMI is 25.4. I am officially overweight. It turns me on a little, I would love to be at the doctors office and...
    gainergirl19 gainergirl19 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 21, 2012

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    5 pregnancies have taken their toll on my body.

    I never lost any of the baby weight and got fatter every year.
    Ftyi Ftyi 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 6, 2014

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    Fatter

    Started gaining about 5 months ago. Every time I touch my belly I get so hot.. anyone else get that? Hoping to double by the end of the year and more so any help would be appreciated guys.
    fattyboy550 fattyboy550 41-45, M 3 Responses Sep 17, 2013

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    Relationship Trouble Because I'm Overweight.

     I am really overweight and i'm quite young. I feel horrible everytime i look into the mirror or try on old clothes that once fit. For more than half a year i had a phone relationship with a guy i have a crush on. But he never met me in person. And one day when i was flying...
    Waverunnergirl Waverunnergirl 16-17 3 Responses Aug 22, 2008

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    I have always been overweight.

    I am around a 16/18 at the moment. I am fit and have always been active. Exercise is not my problem. Its eating that kicks me in the ***. During the week I get myself to eat healthily, but weekends OMW!!! I tend to binge eat on weekends and rationalize it by telling myself that...
    SWZgirl SWZgirl 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    I am 19, i have been overweight my entire life.

    I have hated it for so long, my height is 170cm and i weigh 99kilos. i am more than overweight i realise this but the weight won't shift I have massive stretch marks on my stomach, boobs, bum, legs, and upper arms. i am completely self concious anyway i can drop the weight for...
    StressMagnet23 StressMagnet23 18-21 1 Response Apr 22

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    Fat Girl Rant! ahhh I don't understand

    why I am fat I am 29 size 18 and I know I have a preety face amazing personality and a big heart but I am fat and my body makes me cringe and cry! I am more frustrated at the fact I am always on the go active as a nurse working 60hr a week and I eat the normal calories I am...
    MichaelaG MichaelaG 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 13

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    The world considers me overweight,

    however I see myself as a beautiful women with curves in all the wrong places. I like my body the way it is of course I could loose a few pounds an sometimes I do and sometimes I don't. I eat healthy and sometimes I like eating a cheeseburger and fries it depends on my mood but...
    Eyeofthebeholder23 Eyeofthebeholder23 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 4, 2014

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    Should I lose weight?

    Every time I say something about my weight everyone throws dieting plans at me. I don't want to diet. And even then my doctor isn't concerned with what I eat. Its my activity level that's low...Either way, am I really that disgusting weighing 315 lbs? I have metabolism issues...
    fallenangel0421 fallenangel0421 13-15, F 2 Responses May 24

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    I have always been overweight.

    My Mom would make cake and cookies and just urge me to eat continually. I guess she figured we didn't have an abundance of much else besides food so she would spoil me with that. idk what she figured, but she has apologized. I got it all from her, but its been a long time...
    DyreWvlf DyreWvlf 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 22, 2014

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    I'm not overweight. Though

    if I keep up with how I've been, I will be. Ive never been big. I've actually always been proud of my body. I'm thin but curvy. I have depression. I never used to be hungry so I didn't eat regularly, but I wasn't unhealthy. Lately though, I'm constantly hungry and I haven't been...
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F Apr 30

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    I am speaking as a fellow overweight

    person: Ladies I found a store that is plus size clothes that are super cute! And as a boost a size 12 is a size 0! And 14 is 1! And so on. This store is called Torrid, I am not advertising them I just thought I would share this because this store seriously helped my self-esteem...
    tealstreak2222 tealstreak2222 13-15, F 7 Responses Mar 20, 2014

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    I am helping people lose weight

    and construct confidence, each and every day. Obesity has become an epidemic in the u.s. The only way we can eliminate this entirely, is if someone can step up to the plate an implement healthy ways to stop obesity. That is what I'm here for. I am the cure!
    candyg82 candyg82 18-21, F 4 Responses May 28

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    Hello all! My name is Leda

    and I'm a health coach with Take Shape for Life. I became a health coach because I have used fitness and yoga as a way to stay positive and help myself when no one else could. This opportunity has allowed me to use what I've learned in my own experiences to help others in their...
    ledag ledag 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    My weight loss coffee/tea has helped plenty of

    people lose weight and heal kidney diseases. If you are ready to implement confidence and good health, please inbox me. I've got everything you need!
    candyg82 candyg82 18-21, F May 29

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    My husband told me the reason he isnt intimate

    with me was because he said this Hello I do dont do fat chicks im so hurt
    indigogurl indigogurl 31-35, F 2 Responses May 13

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    I've noticed that a lot of kids are also

    overweight. What are parents doing to try to help them? Anyone has any good suggestions?
    afurlonge afurlonge 31-35, M Jan 19

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    I am 19 years old and have struggled with my

    weight all of my high school years. I wear a size 24 dress, 16 jeans and 3xl shirt. I used to be much smaller than that. I have become depressed. I want to lose weight. It is hard to stay positive.
    schroedertina21 schroedertina21 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 17

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    I am about 40lbs overweight.

    My belly has become really noticeable and I'm getting a lot of comments since I used to be skinny. I like the way the extra weight feels though
    z59091 z59091 16-17, M May 14

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    i refuse to let anyone know my weight.

    when i was younger i was weighed weekly, and having been overweight since i can remember, i felt terrible. so my parents would weigh me every saturday without fail. then they would be extremely disappointed because i had either gained weight or stayed the same. then they would...
    StressMagnet23 StressMagnet23 18-21 Apr 22

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    That moment when you get told you have a pretty

    face and if you lost weight you'd be gorgeous!
    heatherrachael heatherrachael 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 24, 2014

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    Im So Fattttt!!

    Im only 16 but i tip the scales at 421lbs i love it i love being fat and everything about it i dont care what people think of me i love my belly and thats what i would tell em i love the way my belly jiggles when i walk i love the feeling of just feeling stuffed and i love my...
    superchubgainer superchubgainer 18-21, M 5 Responses Jun 24, 2013

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    15ShadesOfBlue 15ShadesOfBlue 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 19

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    Any guy that wants to skype chat with me?

    do it within the next ten minutes
    tuberfan tuberfan 16-17, M 1 Response May 16

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    It's been 6 Days and today I have lost 1,

    1 kilos =) Still, the pessimist I am with my weight, because I know from previous endevors, I wont get overly happy until I've lost 5 kilos. The first 1-2 kilos are so easy to gain. Drink extra water or eat a yummy meal ONCE and yourr back at where u started. But I'll take that...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F 1 Response May 20

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    I've been overweight

    since I was a little kid. I've never felt good about the way I look and I hate that I can't pursue my dream of playing volleyball in college because of my size.
    giscoleman34 giscoleman34 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    It has been 2 weeks and the total loss is 1,

    5 kilos. I am greedy and want MORE off me, I am not satisfied with that. Last night I took my last ciggarette as well, time to stop. 4 packs in total, so... it should be fine, maybe first 2-3 Days will be hard, I already want one but NOOO, + I don't have any at home. See ya...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F 2 Responses May 28

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    It's Official

    I am overweight I know I am. Got asked if I knew I was overweight once by a health professional. Hmmm yes at over 300lbs I think it's obvious don't you??? Belly swelling over the top of my pants might be the give away don't you think??? Lol
    fatz69 fatz69 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 15, 2013

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    I have the skinny tea!

    Made up of 9 herbal ingredients that regulates the kidneys and increases metabolism. If you are ready to get the body of your dreams and turn heads, inbox me. I'll get you right!!!
    candyg82 candyg82 18-21, F 1 Response May 29

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    I used to be an obese child

    and then I lost weight now I am very overweight again I'm 230 pounds now.
    FatnPlump FatnPlump 16-17, F 2 Responses May 17

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    The benefits of drinking alcohol have only just

    appeared to me. Before I used to go out and get drunk for a laugh but now I know that theres a hell of a lot of calories in what I drink, so I can use it as another way to gain weight. I probably drink about 2000 calories worth per weekend!! Of course another advantage of...
    chubbychik chubbychik 26-30, F 6 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    I'm so disgusted by myself.

    17 and overweight. People said I don't look fat and that I'm just big sized. Are you kidding me? That is just another way of saying you're fat but don't feel bad. I'm obese for god's sake. But I'm still positive and in the process of losing some kgs.
    CallMeShayYeah CallMeShayYeah 16-17, F 11 Responses Jan 3

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    I've come to realize

    that no matter what i do, I'll be over weight. I've managed to come off a plateau, only to land on another. my body fights to come off of it, but also seems to try to climb back up again. but what I realized tonight, I eat when I'm tired but it's too early to go to bed and...
    kiesterdee6 kiesterdee6 22-25, F Dec 21, 2014

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    Not Dieting, Taking Care of Myself

    I have always been overweight, since I was a kid.  So when people say "i just wish i could get back to the size i was when I was in school or college, etc" I don't understand this.  I have gained weight since college but when you start out overweight, it...
    EmoHst EmoHst 26-30, F 19 Responses Sep 17, 2007

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    Unloveable.

    My name is Sheila, and I have been a big girl my entire life. Though I was never as heavy as I am now, it had been a constant struggle. From a child to a budding teenager in the midst of high school, I found choosing clothes, hairstyles, friends, accessories, and any other life...
    HushLittleOne HushLittleOne 22-25, F 10 Responses Jun 18, 2013

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