I Am Skinny But That Doesn't Mean I Have An Eating Disorder

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    Models or thin slim fit women are often

    targeted with body shaming. I laugh how body shaming is apparently acceptable if the target is outside some metric deemed appropriate by some seemingly all knowing authority.SMH. Double standards must be very hard to see from that ivory tower. I'm naturally skinny, eat healthy...
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    6 Responses Aug 10, 2015

    Just Skinny...

    People think its only the fatties who face discrimination and that I must have NO self-esteem issues due to being skinny. I hate that my family is full of fat stupid lazy useless ***** who, instead of eating healthy and taking care of themselves, they sit there and accuse me of...
    angrybrunette angrybrunette
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2012

    I Love Food

    Yes, I am skinny. No, I do not starve myself. I eat a lot. People look at me and assume I don't eat much, but I eat as much as any other person and no, I don't throw it back up. I just got lucky enough to have awesome metabolism. Recently, a new friend of mine actually asked me...
    FiveByFive303 FiveByFive303
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 4, 2012

    I am an average sized person

    and even i know that people can be naturally skinny. People who stereotype skinny people and shame them ought to be ashamed of themselves. It isn't hard to grab a book or go on the internet and learn that just because someone is skinny, doesn't mean they are malnurished and sick...
    goagainsttheflow goagainsttheflow
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2015

    I am 5'5", 113lbs, have given birth to 3 kids

    naturally, wear a size 2/XS and can eat you under the table any day, lol. No but seriously I LOVE food. I do not have nor have ever had a disorder. I've been graciously handed down an amazing set of genes and a fantastic metabolism. What irritates me the most are overheard...
    Jonsey3 Jonsey3
    36-40, F
    Aug 14, 2015

    Ok maybe I used to have an eating disorder

    but now I'm average weight just can't get over the anorexic skinny image
    Nataliebeans1 Nataliebeans1
    13-15, F
    1 Response Aug 13, 2015
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