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I Am What I Eat

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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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    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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    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 26-30, 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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    Sashimi

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

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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 haven't update any experience with this statement in a really long time. 5'3, 84lbs I think that explains it. I finally succeeded^^ my goal has been reached. But I'm scared...
    roseinsurvival roseinsurvival 13-15 5 hrs ago

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    I'm fat. That's just the way it is. I'm not some person who weight 110 lbs & think they're huge. I'm actually big. I love food. Have always loved food. I have been overweight...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    For my entire life, I've had an unhealthy relationship with food. My recent anorexia probably stemmed from many things, including my childhood obesity, my need for control, my OCD...
    cahill11 cahill11 13-15, M Nov 14

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    I think I have an eatig disorder now. I was and still am obese. I hated myself and wanted to be skinny at all costs. I began trying to lose weight in Feb, but it was slow (I was...
    goldwin64 goldwin64 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 16

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    I have EDNOS (eating disorder not otherwise specified). I was a previously recovered anorexic and found myself falling into a bad eating pattern of EDNOS. How my eating disorder...
    OnyxHeart OnyxHeart 18-21, F Nov 13

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    I don't want to lecture anyone and feed people false ideas about dieting and fitness and how easy it is. If you want to eat Healthy in the USA in this time and day, it is rather...
    Melizien Melizien 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 29

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    I first heard of this band back in 2001 when the song "the middle" was released. It received major air play on radio stations everywhere from Rock/alternative to pop & top 40...
    Isayis23 Isayis23 26-30, M Nov 5

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    I love baking and eating. What I can't stand is waiting for the cake or cupcakes to bake. It take ages. I love mixing it then eating the rest that's in the bowl. Cookies forget...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    last year around this time, my friend was starting to become anorexic and I decided I wanted to become skinny too, so I did it with her. I used to barely eat any lunch and if I did...
    aflurryofemotions aflurryofemotions 13-15, F a week ago

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    I am fat and unfit. And it is partly because I am a compulsive eater. And I hate it. I need help stopping. I don't want to be unhealthy anymore. I hate eating. I eat so much that I...
    SeemsEverythingGoesWrongInLife SeemsEverythingGoesWrongInLife 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    Did my research and the doctor labeled me. I have an eating disorder called binge eating. where you just eat and eat with emotional attachment. like you just eat if your depressed...
    sassy19love sassy19love 13-15 1 Response Nov 17

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    I see myself over eating but I never think to stop myself in the moment. Then I will go on a kick where I eat nothing but salads for two weeks and drop 20 pounds, but the cycle...
    emoteemo emoteemo 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I feel like my eating issue is back or at least coming back. Idk maybe it is back. As far as I know as of right now I've lost five pounds but I need to lose more. I weighed myself...
    Spilled Spilled 22-25, F Nov 4

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    It's not like I don't like eating in front of everybody, but I just don't feel comfortable eating with anyone except my family and my close friends. I always feel like other people...
    eclairec eclairec 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    ok...so i work shifts. Some days i have to eat at 6am and10.30am (lunch break :( ) and then not eat til 6 or 7pm. Other days I eat even weirder and then there's the night shifts :s...
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    Actually I rarely eat a full meal. I just snack a lot. I'm not starving myself, food just makes me really sick a lot. I basically live off of coffee, cappuccino, crackers, noodles...
    MissChelsea97 MissChelsea97 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    Here is my theory: I think the reason we can't seem to figure this out is because we humans are so self-centered that we always think "what is the purpose of MY life" and "why do...
    allaboutsex allaboutsex 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm in the habit of forgetting to eat at the moment...just got in bed and realised iv not eaten all day. Now I know I must eat something or I won't sleep
    horizon84 horizon84 26-30, F Oct 29

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    ever since I moved out on my own, all I really eat is oatmeal and cereal. don't get me wrong, I love them both but I only eat it because that's all I can afford. I can't remember...
    lyssa1207 lyssa1207 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6

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    I've changed everything about my diet about three weeks ago. I stopped drinking cokes completely (ugh...headaches) I eat lots of fish and chicken breast. I eat vegetables and fruit...
    Niceguy3174 Niceguy3174 26-30, M Nov 16

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    I'm still not making much progress with eating. I have one solid meal a day, but that is only 250-450 calories. I've been drinking chocolate milk to keep from losing weight, but I...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 16

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    When I tell people that I don't want to eat or that I'm not hungry they automatically assume I just don't like food or that I'm anorexic but that's not the case. Truth is I...
    lolitamunchkin lolitamunchkin 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    So I dealt with an eating disorder junior and senior year of high school. Coming to college was going to be a change, but I recovered and I was ready to face a new chapter of my...
    mb8422 mb8422 18-21, F a week ago

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    I love food, I'm skinny with a high metabolism and I have no issues with my weight. But sometimes I just feel like doing other things or i feel l don't have enough energy to make...
    Emperorgrace Emperorgrace 22-25, F a week ago

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    It's undiagnosed but I'm pretty sure I have a disorder. Sometimes I eat just to make me feel better about myself. For instance, I was having a ruff morning the other day. I woke up...
    Soccerman5 Soccerman5 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I eat and I eat and I eat and I don't gain because I work out and have a great metabolism
    AlwaysAnonnymous AlwaysAnonnymous 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    When I don't eat, I feel so in control of myself. I can't eat, I'm too fat. if I eat, I'll get sick.
    brokenlovatic1999 brokenlovatic1999 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I used one of those food/ calorie tracking apps for the food I ate today and it came to be over 3000 calories. I felt like I hardly ate anything today. I ate way less than I have...
    fatgenie fatgenie 18-21, F 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    My parents and brother flew in for Thanksgiving. It's the first time we've all been back together since my accident two years ago. At the airport, my father looked disappointed...
    Triscuitan Triscuitan 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've decided to post some quotes from the book "Eat, Pray, Love." Don't ask me why this book popped into my head tonight, other than the fact that I really was thinking about how...
    mistletoe41 mistletoe41 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I wish someone would bring mountains of food to me so I could eat and eat without having to move.
    ifrive1974 ifrive1974 13-15, M 1 Response Oct 30

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    I was wondering if anyone who struggles with an eating disorder would like to email me and we can talk about our experiences. I am currently not getting medical help, because I do...
    enchanted101 enchanted101 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    Over the last few months, I have lost 20lbs. It feels good to fit back into some of my favorite clothes, but I'm ashamed of how I got here. I cut almost all carbs out of my diet...
    aimless1too aimless1too 31-35, M Nov 1

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    Obviously I am a mermaid living in a marine world! But what I need to know is, do you agree with my aggressive diet? I feel so bad when I eat other sea creatures! Help! :(
    that1mermaid that1mermaid 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 2

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    I eating , in eating 500 calories per day and drinking a lot of water I hate being this fat I want to be skinnier
    purplema purplema 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    I can eat a horse And not gain any weight Actually I can eat 3 horses and not gain any weight
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 7

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    Hello! My name is T. For about 4 months now I've suffered from an eating disorder. But I wouldn't call it "suffered" actually, because I'm enjoying it. I like feeling in control of...
    SkinnyIsPerfect SkinnyIsPerfect 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 9

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    As much as I can, I try to eat organic and fresh grown food. After researching the amount of pesticides, antibiotics and fertilizer that is used in pretty much everything we eat, I...
    pchela pchela 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    Would anyone like to do this diet with me this would be my first time doing this and I keep binge and I need to control what I eat I realized if I starve myself it just ends up...
    Maria134747 Maria134747 13-15, F Nov 10

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