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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    For about a year now, I have suffered from an eating disorder. During that time I have gone from a beautiful, healthy girl to a grossly, thin stick. At first it was great being...
    Emilymay100 Emilymay100 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    I wanted to loose weight for a back surgery I had coming up. Due to the bad back I could not work out. So I had to do it all with diet. This was part of my findings. I have looked...
    hardnutjr hardnutjr 46-50, M 1 Response May 11

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    Well the fear of food is back. I have been struggling with weight my whole life due to a medical condition I was over 250 pounds at one point but had lost over a hundred pounds and...
    fractalpterodactyl fractalpterodactyl 26-30, F 2 Responses May 11

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    Ive had disordered eating patterns since 5th grade. I used to weigh 180lbs and my father at the time (foster care) would call me fat every day. He wouldn't let me wear stripes...
    magentaplacenta magentaplacenta 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Food is my enemy. It doesn't let me get rid of the fat. It is so discouraging to use so much time thinking what to eat and what not to eat, and working out, to end up realizing...
    Pather2013 Pather2013 46-50, M May 17

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    Why could I lose a bit of weight? Because I eat when I'm mostly upset. I eat when I'm sad, when I'm angry or when I'm stressed. I used to fight other kids when I was younger, but...
    EccentricalMind EccentricalMind 22-25, F 1 Response May 4

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    Why should we have certain foods for certain times of the day? What's so wrong with eating cereal for dinner? "Because you only eat it at breakfast." Why? Rules like that are...
    AzureJasmine AzureJasmine 18-21, F 8 Responses May 10

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    I used to be really pretty and healthy a few years ago. I was getting bullied at school, I became anorexic. When I started to recover I was eating a lot, and it's been 3 years and...
    flyingvnc flyingvnc 18-21, F 2 Responses May 13

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    i m about to share my experience with u all................guys i just love eating chalk it all started from my 7th standard. in my science book there was a chapter named physical...
    chalkismyluv chalkismyluv 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I actually had anorexia for five years that included five inpatient/hospital stays for it; loads of medical/ nutritional counseling & even way more therapy. I was quote/unquote...
    JuliaHHL JuliaHHL 18-21, F May 10

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    Once i start eating, i cant stop. I just remain hungry. On top of that, im eating all the time. I eat when im bored, i eat when im happy, i eat when im sad, i eat when i feel fat...
    BiggerIsBetter44 BiggerIsBetter44 13-15, M May 1

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    Yeah, so what if I over eat. I like over eating. I like being fat. I want to be fat forever. Everyday when i get home from school i have a huge snack larger than a meal usually...
    BiggerIsBetter44 BiggerIsBetter44 13-15, M May 1

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    Im not gonna be some workout buff or health addict. I want to be me. I absolutely love fat and love getting fat. No more restrictions. Im happily gaining weight. I dont want my...
    BiggerIsBetter44 BiggerIsBetter44 13-15, M May 2

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    I struggle with my body image and what I eat all the time. I spend some days eating nothing, and others eating too much then forcing myself to puke.
    Ellytheoutcast Ellytheoutcast 13-15, F May 11

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    I am a picky eater. I just picky when it comes to everything before I grab a cup from a stack of cups I usually remove the top cup and get the 2st to the last cup. You get what I'm...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Not like bullimia or anorexia or anything like that. I, am an extremely fussy eater. Its not like im saying that i dont want this to touch that blah blah etc. On the contrary, ive...
    imme163 imme163 13-15, F 2 Responses May 10

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    I am a terribly fussy eater! I will NOT eat sandwiches if they are not cut a certain way. Two triangles for peanut butter sandwiches, grilled cheese, and BLTs. Two rectangles for...
    Melissa231989 Melissa231989 22-25, F 1 Response May 11

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    I am learning that it's bad how much my weight fluctuates. Been over eating since Thursday. Currently typing this while eating a slice of pizza and chicken. Probably my 5th slice...
    GodsArte GodsArte 18-21, F May 3

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    I was a fussy eater as a child, and, contrary to the received wisdom, I have not grown out of it. It drove my mother mad and she would often say that there is nothing to dislike...
    daltonist daltonist 41-45, M 2 Responses May 5

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    1. Eat 2. Sleep 3. Eat 4. Stop Drinking 5. Cut deeper 6. Please ignore that 7. Eat 8. Talk to your family 9. Those people aren't your friends 10. Stop crying 11. Stop bottling...
    ReykjaviktoZurich ReykjaviktoZurich 18-21, F 1 Response May 6

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    What can you do or say to stop your family from fat shaming? It actually makes me eat more!! I hate being fat, if I could just stop overeating I would! I have told my husband...
    kcyata kcyata 41-45, F 2 Responses May 20

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    I told my bff meadow I have a eating disorder today when we were at school she kept asking me to tell her what was up so I wrote her a note telling her about my eating disorder and...
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 May 21

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    I don't eat meat,if your having your BBQ, or chicken curry,and I see that meat in the sink defrosting, i am not eating that day, and don't touch nothing for me with your hand,I...
    tishev210 tishev210 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    This is so unfair.. my little cousin weighs 80 pounds and eats 3times as much as me and doesn't do sports or workout and she doesn't gain any weight.. I eat 5-6 small meals a day...
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    I work at a Chinese restaurant and this beautiful skinny woman comes in and orders food for 2 and starts eating in line to pay,and she say's it's all for me? I'm such a pig! ugh! I...
    patty78roman patty78roman 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I eat, even when I'm not hungry .. I eat when I'm lonely, bored, angry.. Just not to scream or hurt the others.. I eat a lot to make the stress and the pain less.. That's weird...
    blackheartedxx blackheartedxx 16-17, F May 2

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    eating disorders are much more difficult to cope with than your bad eating habits. eat less and exercise if you want to lose weight. it's sad that people actually WANT an eating...
    imverylost imverylost 18-21, F May 11

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    I've always struggled with my body image. My mom began using MyFitnessPal to track her calories. At the same time my dad started dieting for his body building competition. So, I...
    lms2001 lms2001 31-35, F May 21

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    I probably only eat once a day. I always forget to feed myself. Like when I go to the store, I'd get everyone else's things, but I'd forget to get mine. However, I'd be...
    RocaAzul RocaAzul 18-21, F a week ago

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    Whenever I have bad depression days/weeks I just won't eat. I don't feel hungry at all when these things happen. I lose 5-10 pounds a week usually. Then I binge eat when I feel...
    sarahspop sarahspop 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Hi guys I'm new to this site, just after a bit of support, so ill quickly share a bit about me.. im very interested in studying nutrition and the body holistically so in ways im...
    Beljane Beljane 18-21, F May 1

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    I eat as a way of self harm. I feel so empty inside and sad that I just eat and eat to fill that void until I feel pain. Then after a few months of that, I starve myself and do...
    mightymouse69 mightymouse69 16-17, F 2 Responses May 4

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    It's today! Whatever you're craving, eat it! As much as you want! :)
    Notfatenough Notfatenough 36-40, M 4 Responses May 11

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    I think I started to have so. I started eating in much less amount and it actually satisfies me. Problem is, I lose weight easily so it drops by like 3-5 Kgs in 3 days so if I'm...
    ReemNoctis ReemNoctis 16-17, F 4 Responses May 12

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    How to Really Stop Eating Disorder and Lose Weight (http://luv2sex.theblogpress.com/?p=4264) If you can’t stop eating disorder because you seem to enjoy food very much, Read on...
    how2stayyoung how2stayyoung 51-55, M May 13

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