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I Battle With Weight Issues

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    I have been working hard

    for 6 months and have lost 71 lbs. http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/06/weight-loss-journey-six-months-in.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 13, 2015

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    Since I was about 10 years old,

    I have struggled with my weight. I have gone through periods of time when I refused to eat because I hated myself, I have gone through periods of time when I pretended I didn't care and I pretended to love myself. I know what it's like to wake up everyday and be disgusted by the...
    stellar3658 stellar3658 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 26, 2015

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    I find it so sad how many young girls on here

    are conscious about they're image... Wanting to half their body weights, get thigh gaps? Like WTF!! Why are we as the older generations not doing something to stump this erratic behaviour out? Why is it still being accepted to let these poor little girls starve themselves, make...
    AsherMae AsherMae 22-25, F Aug 21, 2014

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    i lost 20lb so far its not much

    but I'm hoping to lose 40 more pounds.
    endlessnightwander endlessnightwander 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 19, 2015

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    Ugh I can't anymore I'm sick of my mom calling

    me fat and saying i look 185
    lillexy05044 lillexy05044 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    Hello need advice on clothes

    as I'm losing weight and I'm forty what style do I go for
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 17, 2015

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    Over a year ago, before my current relationship,

    I weighed 120 lbs. We went fishing with his boss and coworkers. As I gained weight his boss said to him that I was gaining weight and my bf told me. When I saw his boss I said thanks for being honest I'm tired of people lying to me. Great motivation.
    JustWantBeauty JustWantBeauty 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 25, 2015

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    Battling Myself

    In the fall of 2009 something bad happened to me. I started to find comfort in foods that weren't so healthy for me. At the height of 5'2 I ended up weighing in over 200lbs. In the mist of me being over weight I was in and out of the hospital. I had a huge file. One day the...
    Lissaloo42 Lissaloo42 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 9, 2013

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    some people say my weight is perfect,

    others tell me stretch marks & lovehandles are ugly & shouldn't be on a woman. i struggle to maintain a certain weight or to lose weight. i am 5'11 with wide hips, thick thighs, lovehandles, & stretch marks out of this world.. i just wish someone could see it as beautiful & want...
    astraphobia astraphobia 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 2, 2015

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    i just want to figure out a way to stop

    obsessing about weight and food
    heybuddy23 heybuddy23 18-21, M 7 Responses Jul 20, 2015

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    My Self Image And Weight Image.. :(

    My name is Deanna.. I have had weight problems all my life.. at the highest weight in my life I weighed over 300 lbs.. my ex husband wanted me big.. so I did it.. gained weight during pregnancy and never shed it until I accidentally got pregnant with my little girl.. when I was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Feb 27, 2013

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    I am down a total of 75lbs.

    Check out my blog: http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/07/weight-loss-journey-more-zaycon-fathers.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F Jul 2, 2015

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    I dont eat because I dont want to get fat.

    It all started in middle school. I was a semi-fat girl who only had a few friends and no body paid attention to me because fat people dont deserve happiness apparently. I started skipping lunch, because it was nasty food and whats the point of wasting calories on nasty food...
    Lostinspace45184 Lostinspace45184 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 12, 2014

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    Catho Catho 18-21, F Jun 9, 2015

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    I hate that I can feel

    so depressed because of how I feel about my weight Like some part of me is like "no you're not allowed to be happy because you're not good enough" and then I look back on times where I was happy and I'm disgusted at myself
    zeitgeist211 zeitgeist211 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 6, 2015

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    Been working on figuring all this out.

    87 lbs gone. http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/08/weight-loss-journey-nephew-adventures.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F Aug 19, 2015

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    My name is Kelli. Attached is my before

    and after picture!!! I'm 24 years old and a I would love to share my short but great story about weight loss that might help you in your attempts to feel better and look better. 5 months ago I started a program called Advocare! I lost 16 lbs in 24 days, and I have lost 40 pounds...
    kellirae22 kellirae22 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 8, 2014

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    My Daily Burden

    My whole life has been a constant struggle to keep my weight down. I was a chubby kid and went into high school getting even heavier because everything was negative for me there. But one summer i turned it all around and lost about 40 pounds going into my junior year by taking 30...
    LucidxDreams LucidxDreams 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 9, 2012

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    How can you feel that down in yourself?

    You look around you and feel bigger than everyone else, with no self confidence and hating the way you look. Depression leading you to binge and feel even more down within yourself. I don't want to be like this or look this. But I don't know what to do to make it right. I wish...
    danyellelakin danyellelakin 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 20, 2015

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    Food Is My Enemy.

    It started when i was 12 . At primary school i was taken out of normal class to participate in weight management classes because i was overweight. Yes i was but why didnt they educate others to help instead of hinder by teasing and bullying. It got worse as i got into teenage...
    kruzerdays kruzerdays 31-35 1 Response Oct 21, 2008

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    I eat less and less junk food

    and more health food why am I not looseing weight
    Fabhoxton Fabhoxton 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 5, 2015

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    Weigth, Love & Anxiety

      I decided to share my story with you today, in order to give you hope, complaint or simply get all this thoughts out of my system. A few weeks ago, I found an old boyfriend of mine over the internet and we decided to see each other again, after two years of not seeing or...
    pyfelgato pyfelgato 26-30, F 11 Responses Mar 25, 2008

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    Please check out my weight loss journey.

    http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/07/weight-loss-journey-coffee-epiphany-new.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F Jul 13, 2015

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    I hate it when people have to comment on my

    weight "you look like you've lost weight" "you're looking skinny" But yet over the past couple of weeks I've put on 1.5kg which is like 3 pounds... I'm not skinny I'm getting fat -.-
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 1 Response May 27, 2015

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    So I just joined a biggest loser competition at

    the local gym. I've worked out a few times and I've been watching what I eat. But I think I'm becoming obsessed with my weight. I know I'm not eating enough and I get really shaky sometimes. But I just want to lose the weight so badly. I don't want to go to a single weigh in and...
    tenderheart92 tenderheart92 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    Really struggling with this damn diet!

    http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/11/weight-loss-journey-struggling.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2015

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    I've always been overweight.

    I've been ok with it. But.. lately I have been struggling to deal with it. Before I was able to maintain a weight. Now I am actually gaining ALOT and really fast. I don't feel that I'm gaining weight. But apparently I am. I'm fine with where I am at right.now. but it's hard. My...
    Raven628 Raven628 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7, 2014

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    I have come to the conclusion

    if I eat all time, how do I know when I'm truly hungry? It has taken a week for me to slow down on the eating and realize when I'm hungry and when to stop eating. Since I've been doing that, I've lost 5lbs in 2 days. I haven't been going to the gym, I've just done my normal...
    jayp08 jayp08 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2014

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    Can I just get one person to revel in the fact

    that I am currently wearing my skinny jeans from five years ago? Anyone? This is the best feeling! And no, I am not gloating! I've struggled with anorexia and weight gain for the last seven years. Finally, I'm back to 'normal!' Hang on to those old skinny jeans, ladies! Woot!
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 15

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    I used to fight my weight

    as i did my sexuality. I am now at peace with both. So I am writing this for you. A few months ago, I accepted my sexuality and this allowed for me to truly notice what I found attractive in women, and as I am a woman, I became content with my appearance shortly afterwards...
    SecretlyBiRightNow SecretlyBiRightNow 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2014

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    Chunky Monkey

    Im 14 and fat. Im 5'6" and 220 pounds. Just one year ago i was 5'6" and 70 pounds brcause i was annorexic. Now im obsessed with food and a hippo.
    dynah1998 dynah1998 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 18, 2012

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    lyndilee lyndilee 46-50, F Jun 1, 2015

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    Losing Weight...uuhggghh!

    I am kind of discouraged about trying to lose weight. I try and it seems I fall head first into something chocolate and then feel totally guilty! But today, I have eaten some good things. It is hard to eat good at work sometimes. But I am trying to bring fruit...I love...
    sweetsunset sweetsunset 36-40, F 8 Responses Apr 17, 2008

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    I know I don't deserve to feel this way

    because there are tons of people out there who struggle to keep their weight at a healthy number, and it's not fair to them that they struggle. But I can't help but wish I could be smaller. I know I should feel lucky and comfortable with my body, but I absolutely hate it and I...
    nicoleblu nicoleblu 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 22, 2014

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    Body Image Versus Everything Else

    Even when people say that, "you should be you" and "don't worry about what others think," it's impossible to ignore external standards of beauty. It's ironically weighted heavily too -- physical beauty will give you greater benefit and will be worth more than any other factor of...
    auroramaru auroramaru 46-50, F 5 Responses Apr 15, 2013

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    I use to weigh 200lbs.

    I got tired of my guy never calling me pretty or skinny like he did for ever other girl. I now weigh 120 with a new guy but I think cause I can't eat and I make myself puke for no reason it gets in the way. I know he don't want me fat so why does he complain?
    JustWantBeauty JustWantBeauty 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 29, 2014

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    10 Tips that helped me lose 100 lbs in less

    than a year. http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/11/weight-loss-journey-my-10-tips-for.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F Nov 16, 2015

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    forbidden67 forbidden67 46-50, F May 12, 2015

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    Another chapter in my Weight Loss Journey.

    There is also a progress photo in my blog. http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/10/a-month-without-scale.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F Oct 2, 2015

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    Constantly At War With the Weight Scale That Is Chained to My Ankle

    Everything started back in elementary school, around the fourth and fifth grades. I started gaining an excessive amount of weight and continued well throughout my life, even now. My mother loved me dearly, even to this day, but in her own ways that i have only just begun to...
    bonni3bunny bonni3bunny 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 20, 2008

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    Unlike others some people eat

    because there hungry, Then there are people who eat just because. That's me. I have been struggling with my Weight ALL my life. My weight caused me to fall in a really deep depression which is another story. I eat according to me feelings. I eat when I am sad, bored, happy, mad...
    Loveableandgualable Loveableandgualable 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2015

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    damn I just want someone to tell me they see

    the changes, they can see how hard I work and push myself, and that they are proud of me. sad that all of this started because of a guy at work.
    vrogers1992 vrogers1992 22-25, F Dec 20, 2015

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    I believe I'm working on my second maybe third

    chance. A little over a year and a half ago I was weighing 305 at my heaviest. My blood glucose ranged between 485 and to the point where the machine would not be able to test my glucose cause it was too high for it to test and these readings were my morning tests. I will admit...
    riverbandit riverbandit 31-35, M Dec 1, 2015

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    I've dropped two pants sizes in two weeks :)

    small win but a win nonetheless
    stellar3658 stellar3658 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2015

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    I am at a plateau and not sure what to do.

    http://pinkelephantsisters.blogspot.com/2015/09/weight-loss-journey-discovering.html
    KandyFoxx KandyFoxx 31-35, F Sep 3, 2015

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