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I Am What I Eat

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    Imagine Wearing It Before You Eat It

    Sometimes when I am tempted to eat something totally disgusting (delicious, processed, fatty, with very little redeeming nutritional value), I think about wearing it. Just the other day, I made a joke that 'damn, I wish I hadn't missed the frito pie at your mom's house for dinner...
    PrincessAstrid PrincessAstrid 31-35, F Sep 22, 2011

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    I Am What I Eat

    The majority of us are what we eat.  If we are fat is cause we led ourselves to it.  We ate for a reason and gradually, we got fat.  (I'm excluding; depression, theyroid problems or any other, cause with these, we either gain or lose weight which it isn't done intentionally...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 1 Response May 27, 2011

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    Hot Dog Anyone?

    I sometimes wonder... do all the preservatives we eat actually start to preserve us? like living embalming fluid? If we eat enough hot dogs, do our insides turn into meat mush that is preserved enough to survive a nuclear fallout? Not that I mean to pick on a perfectly delicious...
    PrincessAstrid PrincessAstrid 31-35, F Sep 21, 2011

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    Oops

    Oh hell... that means I am a little nutty... a little ricey and a whole lot fruity... and most days I am a vegetable lol. 
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 27 Responses Feb 10, 2011

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    Sashimi

    am a furkin' salmon,.....
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 11, 2011

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    Yes

    If I eat too much meat. I will get chubby. If I drink too much soda pop. I will get chubby. Vicious cycle goes around and around.  Never ending.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 11, 2011

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    I Am So Fat

    my belly is hanging and is heavy stairs are so hard i am out of shape i eat constantly and love getting fat i eat burgers and fatty foods
    balletbellyflab balletbellyflab 13-15 Jul 7, 2012

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    What I would give for a bag and a pint of Ben & Jerry's. Emotional eating at its finest. :p
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 28 mins ago

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    Woah, I've just eaten a big bowl of beans with fries. I'm writting this from my sofa, and I can't stop farting! They are huge hahaha! For dessert, I'm going to eat some chocolate...
    fattypig22 fattypig22 26-30, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I don't think it's wrong to be happy. I believe everyone has a baseline emotionally. The way you generally feel when there is not something specific going on to affect your mood...
    littlecreekgirl littlecreekgirl 41-45, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Some of the weird and exotic stuff I've eaten and drunk in my lifetime with the countries in which I've eaten in. Kangaroo meat (UK) Crocodile meat (UK) Springbok (UK) Reindeer...
    EarthWalkerMan EarthWalkerMan 31-35, M 10 hrs ago

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    im hungry but i dont want to eat because im already fat. ergh
    dyxnxh dyxnxh 16-17, F 2 Responses 42 mins ago

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    I just don't know if this makes sense to anyone else. Support appreciated. Thanks. I have an eating disorder. I have had an eating disorder off and on since I was 14 or so, maybe...
    ChantelSurvived ChantelSurvived 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    It's hard to admit that I have an eating disorder. I never asked for this, and I'm sure no one ever asks for this. Overcoming my problem should be as easy as eating, but it's not...
    InsaneFlowerGirl InsaneFlowerGirl 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    It has taken me years to admit that I, in fact, do have an eating disorder. Ever since I was young, I've been obsessed with my weight. I was always heavier than other girls, even...
    angelique422 angelique422 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Since me and other people noticed that i look great even i already gained weight thats why im enjoying eating foods that i dont eat befor just to gain weight. But im only eating...
    tiffanyalcalei tiffanyalcalei 26-30, F Mar 23

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    I fear that my boss is catching on to my eating disorder... He commented on it... In a way... Not towards me about having an eating disorder, but he notices that I don't eat much...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Im writing in to about the fear of eating at someone's house or eating out. I don't know when it started actually I use to be able to do these things often but not anymore. I also...
    cherylm61 cherylm61 51-55, F 3 days ago

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    To eat or not to eat that is the question! okay so I'm wondering should I eat or not ? I know I'm hungry and need food but on the other hand I'm ashamed of myself because I'm fat...
    DepressedAngell DepressedAngell 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Yes, even at the age of 35, I am [still] a picky eater. I cannot eat fruits nor vegetables (except for a potato). I once could eat bananas, but I had a bad allergic reaction to...
    halfblind79 halfblind79 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 3

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    OVER-EATING IS WHACK. I'm not anorexic or bulimic and I don't promote those behaviors so hear me out before you judge me. I overeat. I lose handle of my emotions and so I also lose...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 4

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    Eating is great-- I love food, I love to cook, I love snacking. But good gosh is it inconvenient. I forget to eat; I opt not to because it's difficult to prepare food or to take...
    quirkygirl520 quirkygirl520 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Lately I've had a hard time keeping food out of me... I just ate a lot of food hoping to remind me how terrible it makes me feel... Please someone help me? What are some ways to...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M Mar 8

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    I eat so much and love to show it off. Im the vacuum of my friends. I eat my food and what my friends dont eat. I love my appetite :)
    Ilovefat44 Ilovefat44 18-21, M Mar 20

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    I ate hershey's chocolates this morning the moment i woke up. Ate chocolate after lunch and now im eating chocolates while im typing this. I so love chocolares espcially with...
    tiffanyalcalei tiffanyalcalei 26-30, F a week ago

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    Help... I am 16 years old, and never been more stressed in my life. I am recovered from my Eating Disorder for under a year now but had a relapse yesterday, and it's because I...
    marchdahl marchdahl 18-21, F Mar 4

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    My best friends both eat their boogers! I have never done this even as a child.. They are both almost 30 and eat their boogers after picking their noses... They think it's fine...
    loveisaloosinggame loveisaloosinggame 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    What was the main factor that helped you to recover from your eating disorder? Was it medication, seeing a nutritionist or therapy? My mum wants to take me to the doctors about my...
    FrickenChicken FrickenChicken 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    Today my mom picked me up from school an hour early, and she knows what time school lets out. I thought something was seriously wrong because I didn't expect her to come to get me...
    ImaginaryBFF ImaginaryBFF 16-17, F Mar 10

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    I made the biggest mistake of my life this weekend, I decided I wanted to taste som candy. I had not eaten candy in one year, and when I started I just could not stop.. So from...
    cherrychillz cherrychillz 16-17, F Mar 15

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    Medication and smoking. I literally eat constantly and I haven't gained anything. I actually loose weight when I'm stressed, and then I'm eating more. I quite enjoy it :)
    Retro5NAF Retro5NAF 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    My whole life I've loved chicken, and was a big time meat eater. Vegetarians amazed me because I could never imagine not eating meat. Plus I think meat is so delicious! But last...
    samanthahope samanthahope 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    I have been raped when I was young. When I was young I was molested by my brother and my cousin. My brother molested me for 7 years. My sister found out and she threatened me to...
    jess16argueta jess16argueta 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    I'm not sure, actually. My dad thinks I'm anorexic. I'm not . I love to eat, but only when I'm hungry, which almost never happens. If I think about food when I'm not hungry, I get...
    hallow1331 hallow1331 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I'm going back and forth Fruitarian. I am having issues in my life and when I do I crave meat. I love being Fruitarian, I don't feel we should eat animals or that it's "nature" not...
    mindincaos mindincaos 36-40, F Mar 19

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    Growing up, weight was always an issue. Not my own weight but my mothers. She's struggled with an eating disorder since her late teens. She "has been in recovery for 20 years". I...
    DizzieDazie DizzieDazie 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    My Chalk addiction is causing me to be anemic, my hemoglobin is so low I have to go to my primary care doctor to see what's causing it...of course I know what's causing it but No...
    chalkyyy chalkyyy 31-35 Mar 23

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    A couple of days ago, I posted an experience stating that I would not be responding to messages that started off with "Hi" or "Hello". Well, I got one of those today. I stared...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    I haven't binged for three days. I've been doing so well, eating healthily (and enough) and getting exercise. All i want to do is get a whole box of cereal and a bottle of milk and...
    snowkey snowkey 18-21, F Mar 2

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    I can take this anymore. My mom doesn't understand nor my sisters. She made these comments how I binge, and how I eat late at night. First of all I eat at night so nobody has to...
    WhiteRice14 WhiteRice14 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    Developing orthorexia, if not already there. I don't know how to eat carbs and feel good about myself and not eat healthy and feel good about myself, so protein all the time seems...
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    yay, I was planing to lose 2 pounds this week but instead of that, I've gained 2 pounds these last three days. These days have been full of stress, anxiety, nervousness, and...
    TheArtisticOne TheArtisticOne 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 5

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