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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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    It's quite sad that the "I battle depression" group has 70,000 people in it, and the "I am happy" group has only 3000 people in it :(
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    I really do want to lose weight. When a woman with a sexy body walks buy and I see how the men admire her. I wish a man would admire me and find me irresistible.
    rubyjuly rubyjuly 26-30, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I need some motivation. tired of being overweight and tired of hearing my friends who are skinny going on about how fat they are. I'm just tired of not being able to look at the...
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    I made the step to make a change for the betterment of myself by taking on a lifestyle change in health and nutrition. Want to lose weight just ask me how!
    brownj1183 brownj1183 31-35 5 days ago

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    I really want to lose weight but I have no motivation sometimes. I also just tore my ACL 2 months ago and I know my weight is part of the reason why my recovery will be long is...
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    Just a few weeks ago, my mother was diagnosed with congestive heart failure as a result of pulmonary hypertension. I was devastated. She was so close to a heart attack. I always...
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    I'm not overweight because I eat too much, I've never over ate unless I was having a downer or it was that time of the month. I'm overweight because I'm an intellectual with...
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    i battle depression and cry everyday bc im nearly 5'9 and a girl :( i also am depressed bc of school
    izzzy098 izzzy098 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    i battle depression because of being rapt, molested ,and beaten from the ages of two tell i was nineteen i have constant relapse days were i don't wont to even get out of bed and...
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    My parents don't know that I battle depression. I want to take the pain and hurt away. I hurt myself or I drink or get high so I don't feel it. I think my dad is the cause of this...
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    (Sorry this is so long) I'm a freak who can't dress right, my hair is too short, I'm way too fat, I have social anxiety, I'm dying inside but for all these years all I can do is...
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    I need to lose weight so tomorrow I am legit starting a work out plan and a diet and I will stick with it.
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    For all the beautiful teenage girls out there who want to lose weight, in the process of doing this please do not consider making yourself throw up what ever you ate last, or...
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    Why do black women do this to themselves? Most of them (particularly the ones in their mid thirties and older) seem to not take care of themselves.White and hispanic women too...
    theslyfox theslyfox 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 17

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    is there anyone who would be able to help me to lose weight I need to really badly I have put on weight instead of losing it
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    I want to lose weight so badly but every time I try, my parents take on this unhealthy food obsession and I can't go shopping for healthy things because I don't have/can't get a...
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    I thought going on a better diet would motivate me to lose weight and also help with my depression. I was wrong though, back to square one. When will I ever feel better? Tablets...
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    I need to I'm not happy with my body. I need to lose weight.
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    Battling depression is serious if you see someone battling depression offer to talk to them and listen to them and be there for them. Being depressed isn't attention seeking if...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 15

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    I joined this site today because I am looking for people like me who wanted to lose weight. 6 months ago, I was in the same boat... feeling frumpy, hungry, and emotionally...
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    it's really hard to lose weight!
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    I don't battle depression, but I wanted to say that you all are so strong and beautiful. To battle depression is one of the worst things you can go through. I truly wish you all...
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