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I Battle Depression I Want to Lose Weight

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    Well, I am new at this sharing how I feel about my weight and how it controls my life so much.I am young and full of life and I sometimes feel like the life is being smothered out of me by my weight.I long to be active again and do things like I use to but, I can't because of my...
    WhiteIris WhiteIris 46-50, F Jan 2, 2009

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    This will be a short quick post I'm a ****** mess. I'm a disappointment to everyone. I feel small and inadequate to everyone. I'm fat. I'm ugly. I'm never going to get married...
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    I've battled depression since I was 13. I'm 28 now. It seems like my whole personality has changed. I used to could brush things off real easy and not worry. Now worry is all i do...
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    Update: I've been taking meds and so far things are going substantially better than they were before (i.e. a few months ago). I can still feel the bad thoughts bubbling beneath...
    Mittons Mittons 18-21 3 Responses Mar 30

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    So this is an off and on battle with me. I have a lot of trouble counting calories cuz I tend to skip meals when I do it as I have a history of anorexia. So after about a month, I...
    MichiganGirl420 MichiganGirl420 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 29

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    My Point of ViewFor the last 20 years or more I have lived my life as a woman, dealing with all the BS here around Albany GA. and for the most part I have dealt with it alone.I...
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    I know I'm overweight. I know I eat bad. I exercise a little bit. I know I need to exercise more. I know I need to eat better. I know I should lose weight. I'm not a total dumba...
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    I want to lose weight. I want to lose at least 10-15 pounds. I want to be so skinny, I can barley walk. So skinny, my bones stick out. I really wish I was skinny like all the other...
    crazydreamer101 crazydreamer101 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I feel so fat and I am so fat but I don't know what to do?? I'm so desperate to lose weight but eat so much food and my parents won't throw out all the junk food!! It's so horrible...
    Danielle1998 Danielle1998 16-17 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I've come to the conclusion that I don't love my body as much as I should. I don't see it as ideal in any form, and I'm determined to lose weight! I exercise, do my best to eat...
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    “Battling Depression” I have found that writing is good for my soul, it helps me to deal with the depression in my life. Everyday I have to deal with the fact that I live in...
    Bobbyjeanc Bobbyjeanc 61-65, T Mar 31

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    Guess it might be a stupid question. But how do you lose weight off your hips and stomach without gaining abs or six packs?? I really don't want a six pack or any of that muscly...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Apr 5

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    I am kind of afraid that I won't feel so much like myself once I lose weight. I have always been bigger than other girls, and it just feels like it's a part of me because it has...
    ofnoimportance ofnoimportance 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 15

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    I want to lose weight, especially since my sister just got engaged and I don't want to be this size for the wedding. It's hard for me to do things like this alone. Are there any...
    TiredOfBeingHurt TiredOfBeingHurt 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    So in 2 weeks I have prom and I need to fit in my dress. I started this diet with my mom and it really works. Your suppose to lose all this water weight. My mom already Lost 2 lbs...
    JJsGirl19 JJsGirl19 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    I'm a 13 year old girl 5'1 (152cm) tall and weighing 72kg (158.7 pounds). I am very very overweight for my age. Please don't classify me as one of those body obsessed tweens or...
    nerdyxkisses nerdyxkisses 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I was weighed back in 2012 at the weight of 184 lbs. It is now three years later and I am confident that my training to become a wrestler has helped me lose weight. Does anyone...
    JennatheOddball JennatheOddball 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I want to lose weight but I just can't seem to stick with any diet, I hate myself to much and end up giving up because I feel disgusting and ugly and that losing is weight is to...
    Debbiefrangipani Debbiefrangipani 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Depression and stress are diseases. We all feel sad but depression is sadness without any concrete reason. It is often triggered after a traumatic experience and doesn't happen to...
    daeneryss daeneryss 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 13

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    I weigh 160 and am 5 ft 2. I have a stomach that makes me look 4 months pregnant. I want to be able to wear a two piece bikini this summer but can't get motivated to lose weight. I...
    ButterflyFairy18 ButterflyFairy18 22-25, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Today I had some sweets and I noticed I don't crave them as much as I used to, nor that I enjoy them as much as I used to. I think I'm past the addiction now. The hardest part of...
    Junkard Junkard 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Im trying to lose weight before summer >_< im 5'2 and need to be at least 55kg by November or December, so im going to try and lose 40 kg! I don't know what to do though or if I...
    MechanicalHeart MechanicalHeart 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I would love to lose weight anf be cute again. but sadly I have this belly that I can't get rid of and practically every med I'm on causes weight gain. I have a cute face though...
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    I have battled depression my entire life. Along with depression, I have PTSD, Schotzophrenia, GED, OCD, DMD and piles of nonsense diagnosis.
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    I battled depression since I was 9 up until I was in my mid 17. I'm glad to say that I kicked depression ***! I know it's very hard to overcome something so internally deep. I've...
    masmelo masmelo 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I want to lose weight now more for my confidence than anything else, because I have none. I play enough sport, I put 110% into everything, but its food that lets me down
    a7xsolitude a7xsolitude 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 27

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    I want to lose weight because i never had relationship, one night or girlfriend nothing and i'm not very confident in society. Being fat never brought me anything good still i'd...
    massiveguy22 massiveguy22 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    Before anyone judges (I do apologise if you don't judge, but since I've been judged so much I always have this as a beginning), I am indeed thirteen and I do believe I am stupidly...
    Getmoriti Getmoriti 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    This is probably really common for all girls. Maybe even men too. But I really want to lose weight. Be fit you know :) Ready for the bikini season. It's just really hard! So I'm...
    CallMeAmy CallMeAmy 18-21, F Apr 8

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    Heyy everyone! So I've been getting messages about losing up to 15 lbs in just 21 days, although I want to note that it costs some money. If you would just like pointers on what...
    tycruz92 tycruz92 22-25, M Apr 17

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    I went to the doctor's and for the first time, I am obese, have high triglycerides and cholesterol. I weigh 251 lbs up from 215 a year ago and 170 in college, so thats a total of...
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I want to lose weight, But I'm 15 years old & I only weigh 49 kg. Should I be worried?
    brownhairdontcare3 brownhairdontcare3 13-15, F 3 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I'm a drinker. I love beer (especially IPAs) and I love liquor (I'm a vodka gal). Which one is worse for someone who is trying to lose weight?
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 5

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    I'm restarting, for the whatever time, my journey to lose weight... Yesterday i did ok in the food department But i sat. in the sofá all night... Need to move...
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    Several weeks and I've still not lost anything but a few grams. Ive been trying so hard with exercise. I cut out all the junk I was eating. Why am I still so far after weeks now...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Apr 9

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    I've battled depression and anxiety for as long as I can remember. I have it a bit more under control these days but I still have moments when it all just goes to hell again for a...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 11

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    What do you guys have to say about Garcinia Cambogia to lose weight?
    Faith89 Faith89 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 11

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    The best way to battle depression is just go out in the free space and keep walking and look around, breathe in fresh air, you would feel good :)
    Ricks91 Ricks91 22-25, M Apr 12

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    I've been trying to lose weight for awhile now. I just feel uncomfortable in my sink. I feel the need to wear a corset type thing whenever I go anywhere. I don't feel comfortable...
    JKenagy JKenagy 18-21, F Apr 13

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    I didn't realize until today how much I need to lose weight. I'm not "fat" but I'm a little chubby. And in the photos taken of my siblings and myself, I look like I've gained 10...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    i say everyday to myself that i should lose weight and should start dieting from tomorrow onwards.. but that tomorrow never came.. O_O
    iamyoursunshine iamyoursunshine 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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