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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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    I have a hard time to do certain things, like stick to a diet. I don't care about my weight unless I realize my old dress doesn't fit or somebody in my close circle tells me I am...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Alright, so i feel like when people tell someone who is fat to lose weight is just as bad as telling someone with depression to be happy. You cant make someone change with a snap...
    Lilcrazyducky93 Lilcrazyducky93 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    lately I been a total mess I battled depression for years but have never seaked help for it I just barrier my emotions and try to ignore it all I hate my demons with in at this...
    UNKNOWNGRL1 UNKNOWNGRL1 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    No matter what I just feel alone and that I should be alone. I try my hardest to be kind but I feel like a terrible person even when I did nothing wrong. I have major insecurities...
    unicornwrestler unicornwrestler 13-15, M 4 Responses Jan 19

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    I just told my best friend about how I used to battle depression, it's like a huge weight has lifted!!!
    flower300 flower300 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 5

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    Weight loss is something that many people. Some people win and then they can show off their hot bodies while sitting at the summer time. Other folks give up before achieving their...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm a huge emotional eater and I'm on several meds that make me gain weight easy. I've been overweight my whole life. I've tried losing weight a year ago , I lost about 30 pounds...
    IntrovertedKat IntrovertedKat 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 15

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    So the teen BMI calculator says I'm average, but I'm 140. I'm not saying that the calculator is wrong because it isn't, but I don't like how 140 looks on me. I do not wanna starve...
    kkam34 kkam34 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've sworn to myself that THIS year I WILL lose weight so that I can feel better about myself. I have low self esteem, partly because I feel ugly because I'm so fat. Whenever I get...
    ConfessionsOfALostGurl ConfessionsOfALostGurl 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I need to somewhat write a rant or write down my feelings, I decided to do it on here, idk why though since nobody even gives a ****. It'll probably be long.. anyways. I feel hurt...
    shiannee17 shiannee17 16-17, F 7 Responses Jan 4

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    This year I want to lose weight and not because of Summer but for my own good . I'm actually a perfect weight for my height , I'm like 5ft9 and weigh 154 pounds . I'm actually a U...
    secret687 secret687 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I'm 5'8", and I weigh about 145 pounds. I can't help but feel like I could atleast lose 10 pounds. I play sports, such as track and basketball, but I never seem to lose weight. I...
    Eccedentesiast201 Eccedentesiast201 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Over the last year I have lost a lot of weight and the last time I weighed this much I was still growing taller. The current state I am in is the best I have ever been in. I have...
    SomeBloke616 SomeBloke616 16-17, M Jan 20

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    So for one of my New Years resolutions I want to lose a few pounds. I'm not extremely obese but definitely not the weight I want to be. In the past I have tried to eat healthy and...
    lachica12100 lachica12100 13-15, F Jan 7

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    I don't need to lose weight. I'm 210lbs and 6'4". I lose and gain weight easily. Last summer I was 200lbs and went down to 180lbs. It amazes me how fast it is to lose and gain...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 9

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    Does anyone want to be my weight loss buddy/ friend?. Ideally someone who wants to lose weight by the summer doing similar activities as myself. I know it's crazy but I want to...
    theusunghero3 theusunghero3 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    I wanted to share this eye opening experience I've had during a New Years party. So first of all, I have a good friend that used to go to the same school as me, but she moved and...
    lovelysad lovelysad 18-21, F Jan 2

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    Going to lose weight for a crush haha. I look so "chubbier" since the last time i saw her . I know she liked me but because im "heavier " than i was i dont think she'll like me...
    TonyMontanah TonyMontanah 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 11

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    I don't wanna go... but really, there is no good reason for me to keep livin. I always try to get back up when depression hits me. I force myself to get up every morning even...
    BadWolf221ib BadWolf221ib 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    I think the hardest thing is really committing to it. I am a bored eater so when I get bored, I will eat like crazy. That is my biggest issue. So if I could stop doing that then I...
    Wannafeelyourredviper Wannafeelyourredviper 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I've battled depression and anxiety for 2 years and I was cutting for a year and never got caught until November and lost literally everything. I battled anxiety for 4 years and it...
    guitarboy0412 guitarboy0412 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 16

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    So my grand total for my calorie count yesterday was 772. I can tell im continuing to lose weight. Its a great feeling to feel lighter and be able to move around better. I can only...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 19

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    I'm a 13 year old girl and I hate my weight I get bullied a lot for it I'm 5,6 and the last time I checked I weight 182 I tried working out never work I tried diet but my Mom she...
    TrueBeautyGirl TrueBeautyGirl 13-15, F 8 Responses Jan 19

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    I don't battle depression anymore bec I have just given in to my depression bec I know it's a battle I'll need win
    rainyday10 rainyday10 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 19

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    I have battled depression for the majority of my life. It started when I was 7 years old from the death of my father. We were best buddies and when he passed away it sent me into a...
    srb76 srb76 36-40, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    i am 18 years old, 5'3" and weigh around 170 lbs. no better time than the present to start working on a resolution. when i weighed 130 my pediatrician said to try not to gain any...
    AmethystMoonChild AmethystMoonChild 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Hei guys! Hire is my problem. I'm a 16 year old teen who has 130lbs and 5''4'' inches. I was always unhappy with my body. Why? In my class there were skinny girls and I was not the...
    nati99 nati99 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I wish to lose weight, and at this part of my life it is important. Not for the usual views of wishing for a good looking body, but the fact that it is quite a literal view of...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    ViSalus and myself are challenging you and everyone else to make your health a priority for the next 90 days. Each customer loses 10 lbs or builds 10 lbs of muscle, ViSalus donates...
    aplunkett2310 aplunkett2310 26-30, M Jan 18

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    ViSalus and myself are challenging you and everyone else to make your health a priority for the next 90 days. Each customer loses 10 lbs or builds 10 lbs of muscle, ViSalus donates...
    aplunkett2310 aplunkett2310 26-30, M Jan 18

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    I want to make a weight loss diary on here and document what I have done each and everyday to lose weight and just share my journey and hopefully inspire others too maybe.
    jessie123h jessie123h 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I feel disgusting. 5'2 and 137, but I feel 50 pounds heavier. I'm trying to drop at least 20 or maybe 30 pounds. I've tried to lose weight a few times before, but I was too lazy, I...
    Scax Scax 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I lose weight too rapidly when I start exercising. How can I lose fat without losing weight.....suggestions please!!
    bbret bbret 26-30, M Jan 6

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    I've battled depression for a long time. and through the years I've battled it I think I've finally found the root.
    deathwishes deathwishes 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 11

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    I'm 18, 5'0, and 143 lbs! I have recently gotten the Bowflex Treadclimber for Christmas....I was 153 when I started walking and I've lost 10 lbs. I want to get down to 115 by the...
    AvaDay AvaDay 18-21, F 17 Responses a week ago

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    I battle depression since I was 6 to I was 16 10 years of depression I recently changed because I check myself into the hospital spend a month through obstacles I'm 17 now it been...
    frankcarter770 frankcarter770 16-17, M Jan 2

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    I won't lie I battle depression, and have been since I was about 14. As a 27 year old now, training to be a youth worker has really helped my growth and made me open my eyes to a...
    Tenebrae87 Tenebrae87 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 5

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    So I am taking a weight training class this semester as a college student. Let's not forget the fact that I am a girl. I talked to my roommates and they said that it's a "guy class...
    MAELLEA MAELLEA 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I'm 16 years old and I really shouldn't be concerned but I have fat tummy and I just want to lose weight. whenever I mention this people always criticize me for "perpetuating...
    Xoxolife Xoxolife 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I have been on yoyo diet all my life since 26! I am tired! Now im married and had kids, still on a yoyo diet. Once i lose 3 stone, got into size 10! I was so happy that i forgot i...
    justme1572 justme1572 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    Up and down the yo-yo we go. Lose weight,put some back on and then lose it again. Why oh why weren't we all born with fast metabolisms? Remember fellow dieters slow and steady wins...
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've battled depression most of my life, but it was never so bad that I would try killing myself. Well, until my grandpa died in 2006, he and I were really close, since then I've...
    ShadowCatt ShadowCatt 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I bought more thin clothes than ever to motivate myself...they should be coming today...dresses, tops, bottoms, etc. However I purchased these before the war with my fake Mother...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have battled depression for years. I've never been diagnosed due to not trusting any of my therapists enough to actually tell them what's wrong more than my ADD symptoms. I hate...
    notjustthegirlnextdoor notjustthegirlnextdoor 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago