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    sunnynightsss sunnynightsss 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I Try To Binge Eat No More Than Once A Week!

    For the last 5 months, I started binge eating once a week on sour cream and onion chips by Lay's. Oh my gosh, they were really REALLY hard to put down! I would eat like 5 bags in one sitting. Unfortunatey, tonight I didn't have my chips so I ordered a pizza and ate 75% of it. And...
    michelleindsm michelleindsm 31-35, F Sep 26, 2013

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    Wow I just had over like 3000 calories in one

    sitting. I'm slim but that's not the point, it's the horrible feeling of losing control. I mean yeah I obviously dread the gaining weight part, but it's the act itself that makes me feel like such an animal. I don't purge after. This is notoriously emotional eating. I wish...
    Cstar68 Cstar68 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 24

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    Yes....I Binge a Lot At Night...

    Cakes, potato crisps, savoury biscuits, candy, soft drink, popcorn. Mmmmmmm. And then, I brush like a fiend....I weigh 50kgs and I'm not Bulimic. I know I shouldn't whine, but even if I eat like a pig, nothing freaking gains but depression and effed up blood glucose. Oh and...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 9 Responses Feb 9, 2009

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    And I'm Not Proud Of It

    I try not to; I'd prefer to just restrict because when I binge 99% of the time I purge after (I'm overweight; I don't want to be FAT; I've been there, trying not to go back) and it's not good on the throat (I sing at church on Sundays so I've got to be careful). Sometimes, though...
    AReluctantBorderline AReluctantBorderline 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2011

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    Sucks..

    Idk I've always struggled with my weight. Even as a child, I always got bullied for being fat. Now that I'm older it's not the people at school who bully me (since ppl are more mature) it's my family. My family tells me all the time that I'm fat. This has caused me to hate my...
    lonelyhearts91 lonelyhearts91 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 10, 2013

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    Today I Ate

    Today I ate 300 hot chicken wings, a casserole dish of fried mac and cheese, a carrot cake, a 10 lb turkey and 84 doughnutes.
    fatbellygirl fatbellygirl 22-25, F 20 Responses Apr 23, 2011

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    My Birthday Binge

    I recently celebrated my birthday and my parents allowed me and my friends to go to the mall the follwoing weekend...While at the mall they shopped for clothes while I ate my numerous snacks. After four hours of shopping we decided to go to lunch. At first we went to the food...
    fatsonja fatsonja 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 29, 2012

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    ok it's really bad cause it's like an everyday

    thing so like I don't eat all day then I eat out for dinner and sometimes I just have a hotdog from home mostly so I guess I'm kind of healthy ok so let's start with breakfast...I can't stand it I hate breakfast I hate the smell and even the thought of breakfast so I rarely eat...
    xlovelybutterflyx xlovelybutterflyx 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    Binge Eating Without Limit

    When my wife was thinner, she had to stop her food binges when she was so full she felt like she was going to throw up. Now that her stomach has been stretched out by years of overeating, there doesn't seem to be a limit to how much she can stuff herself with food.
    jcruz jcruz 31-35 4 Responses Apr 5, 2012

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    Today

    I wish I had a normal habit in regards to my eating patterns. I wish that I could carry myself in a manner that was responsible to my body. It disgusts me to think of what I just ate. I can't help but gag. Why did I eat like that? What made me consume what I did? How did I lose...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 9 Responses Dec 15, 2010

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    I Dont Want To Stop Bingeing

    I constantly binge my belly is so huge now it needs never ending supply of food. My mum was shocked when we out for lunch last wek when I ate 2 big mac meals and 2 cheeseburgers with fries 3 large strawberry milkshakes and 4 hot apple pies only to then go next door to greggs and...
    blubber2 blubber2 26-30, F 12 Responses Apr 19, 2011

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    Coz It Tastes So Good

    yummy I think I had more than 12000 calories today because of a wedding I went to and there all I did was eat even my dress ripped when I got in the car. When I got home and weighed myself I had gained over 8 pounds at 251 pounds I'm gonna break the scales soon Coz they only...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 5, 2011

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    After Seeing A Phychiatrist -

    4 apple pies 8 mr.kiplings cakes 5 Giant cookies Alot of chocolates microwave popcorn :/ ugh
    keptinside keptinside 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 22, 2013

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    I've been told that my appetite is admirable,

    but I feel disgusted. I'm just going to get fat and gross. I eat my feelings then I want to punish myself for it. On the opposite side, I've been looked at funny because I have "unusual" habits which only makes me feel worse. Unique is the same as weird. Stop judging me and...
    Annapie Annapie 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Accepting What I Do.

    I am a binge eater. I have a very bad relationship with food. It's all I have ever known. It was the only way I was taught to deal with any and all of my emotions. " Don't ever cry in front of a man." My mother would say to me after she got a call from my male teacher about kids...
    rileyone rileyone 31-35 2 Responses Oct 7, 2013

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    I'm craving something sweet then I'm craving

    something salty! I can't seem to satisfy my craving!! What's wrong with me? And btw I am not pregnant!! I ate watermelon then olives then some steak... Then a smuckers uncrustable!! What's next? Mmmm maybe I should try spicy? Spicy ramen noodles?? Do u ever feel this way?
    Cindycindy1234okk Cindycindy1234okk 41-45, F 8 Responses Jun 6

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    Binge eating chocolate in bed.

    I feel so guilty, but can't stop.
    sbarry5 sbarry5 22-25, F Oct 15

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    I'm a huge binge eater.

    Normally people vomit it back up, but not me. I binge maybe once a a day or two.
    kat990 kat990 13-15 Jun 28

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    I know that for many this statement brings up

    pain. I may not understand, but I can empathize. If you are struggling with binging because it is hurting you and your life, I hope you find a way to come to terms with it and find what makes you more healthy in the long run. You are not alone, and people all around you care...
    bobbyreb bobbyreb 26-30 Dec 28, 2013

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    Ever since I could start controlling what I ate

    and when I ate it, I've been experimenting with eating times and how much I eat. I started eating less and less to the point where I had only a small snack a day like pop tarts or a sandwich. I lost 40 pounds but I noticed I would go through periods of time where food would...
    slater666 slater666 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    Peanut Butter Brownies, Cupcakes, White-Bread Chicken Sandwiches

    When I'm stressed, I binge. Today, on a ton of sweets and a ton of sandwiches. It's gotten to the point where I feel like I'm an animal when I'm eating. an animal. I have no control, no manners anymore, nor can I really impose them on myself. Such a problem during recruiting...
    1 Response Feb 13, 2013

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    I binge on junk food.

    It has a really numbing affect on me. It helps me stop worrying about things and just do something. It isn't healthy, I know. But maybe that's part of the reason why I do it. I just want to stop caring so much sometimes. I'm not really overweight, and I never cared much about...
    Mimi7777 Mimi7777 16-17, F Jan 20

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    I constantly restrict

    and binge. I wish I knew how to purge-- wouldn't have to starve myself, just for a slice of pizza.
    commedesenfants commedesenfants 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 2

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    Are healthy all day, had a great workout

    and then I came home for dinner. I had three full plates of pasta and ravioli😞😞 I have no portion control.
    sbarry5 sbarry5 22-25, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I have cycled between binging

    and strict dieting for most of my life. It is partly emotional eating, partly eating from boredom but the biggest thing is the illicit thrill of saying screw the diet, I'm going to eat as much as possible. I am a bit of a perfectionist and have high, probably unrealistic...
    Akaol Akaol 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 8

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    I don't overly eat to the point to call it

    binging, but I do each sometimes and I can't control myself around food. Like I just had two bowls of soup, and I'm about to have an apple. It's 1 a.m. I'm so sick of it. I need to get rid of it but everyone is sleeping.
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F Apr 17

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    When I feel depressed I

    either want to eat everything in sight or I don't want to eat a single thing.
    amadchic amadchic 18-21, F 3 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I'm so shameful! Went to Lobster

    and crab buffet and I ate until I was bursting my seams. If you want to know: it's in Morongo Casino, near Palm Springs, they have it every Thursday, all you can eat Maine Lobsters! Yummmmmy! Crabs too.
    zorba04 zorba04 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    Why cant i stop binge-ing ?

    ? I ate like a monster i want to loss weight . I workout everyday but it all ruined because the binge .. I hate my self i dont what to do .. Why should i be like this ? I'm depressed
    CamillaMillys CamillaMillys 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Fatty

     Once I get home from school every afternoon, I binge on food. I'll eat cookies, chips, chocolate,etc... It can be pretty disgusting.  Thank god, I don't gain weight that easily. 
    reset reset 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    I Can Not Stop

    I've been binge eating for the past 3 days, I can't stop this!!! I need to be locked away somewhere so I can stop...I'm gonna be over 300 pounds before the end of this new year!
    piggyvickie10 piggyvickie10 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2013

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    I Have Binge Eating Disorder

    So many people tell me how I'm such a beautiful girl but...... There is always the but. I get told this by people all the time, family members, doctors strangers......but then they try to say nicely, you would look even prettier if you lost s little weight. Or sometimes they say...
    FluffyRN32 FluffyRN32 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 6, 2013

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    I Cant Stop

    Maybe I dont really want to stop. In one way I hate doing it and I always regret it and hate myself intensly for doing it but in another way, it keeps me going. Its become a part of who I am and Im scared that im nothing without it. Im just so afraid that there is nothing to...
    pine90apple pine90apple 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 24, 2009

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    I Binge Eat

    I can't remember exactly when I started to binge on food. But once I started, it felt so good in the moment because I felt like I was protected from all my problems by binge eating- food is the ultimate source of my comfort. I wish it wasn't. It's like a vicious cycle- I'm...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 15, 2009

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    Isn't That a Normal Binge...???

    I thought that it was normal to binge on food.  Is there really anything (other than drugs) to binge on??? You can't binge on air.  Or couches, or hair.  Right.  Because binging is about putting something in, right? Well, there!  I do eat way too much...
    skinnybitch skinnybitch 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 11, 2009

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    I Do.

    Ever had one of those days where you just eat and eat and can't get full.. thats me today... I've had a big bowl of mashed potatoes, a tuna fish sand which, and half a sub sand which. then I had a bowl of ice cream and pop tarts. Going to bee eating pizza soon to! still hungry...
    imnotperfect21 imnotperfect21 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2013

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    I worked out the other day!

    Imagine that, I actually worked out until I couldn't stand. Then, the next day I ate out in an eat all you can buffet... I ate so much sushi (my favorite) until, I couldn't stand...
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 31

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    I Promised Myself I Wouldn't.

    It all started when my mom gave me a what to eat and what not to eat book for Christmas.I got highly affened by it and ran up to my room Christmas day crying - let alone to say I was 10 at the very least when this happened. In 7th grade I HAD to sit with people that made fun of...
    NicolePear NicolePear 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2012

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    Over The Weekend

    over the weekend, i ate 12 sets of a dozen doughnuts every day from friday to sunday. That is 432 doughnuts. Some I turned into doughnut hamburgers. I also 2 xl large pepperoni pizzas with extra pepperoni and cheesy bites crust. i also chugged  a ton of coke and sugary coffee...
    fatbellygirl fatbellygirl 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 19, 2011

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    Oh Yes I Do!!

    I binge on food simply because I love food! It's all so delicious! I started binging back in December during Christmas break when I was really depressed. Food was my only comfort, so I binged on food every day for weeks. I enjoyed eating food and junk all the time, but I would...
    skyhook2612 skyhook2612 18-21, F 1 Response May 6, 2012

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    I Regret It Later

    When I feel sad, lonely or confused I try to find comfort in food, and later when the scale starts calling me fat, I regret it. But I never learn my lesson!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 5 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    To Binge Or Not To Binge

    I guess it's appropriate I write this on St. Patrick's Day, but I think it's mostly just coincidental.I often see binging as evil.  And, in my mind, being productive is good.  My soul is a battlefield, constantly scarred by these forces pushing back and forth.  I cheer when...
    CatalinaVanilla CatalinaVanilla 26-30, F 11 Responses Mar 17, 2011

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    Almost Obese Again.

    I've been fattening up rapidly due to my horrible diet. Mushroom cheese pizza, whole blocks of chocolate, bags of crisps make up my days of gluttony. A lot of my snacking happens late at night when I can stuff my belly and not get any stares if I venture out of my bedroom...
    gainergirl19 gainergirl19 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 14, 2013

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    Trying so hard not to go in my kitchen

    and eat everything! I have done so well today eating healthy food.
    sbarry5 sbarry5 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I love forcing food into my mouth till I feel

    feel and keep doing it till I feel like I'm going to burst open. I put on my tightest clothes and just shove food and feel my shirt get tighter and my jeans squeeze tightly. After I rub my swollen stomach as I gulp down down soda and get even heavier. I would love it...
    wantbigger wantbigger 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 26, 2013

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    Binging As Meditation?

    I wonder if part of why I binge is because it affords me a rare focus. Usually my mind is spinning in a million directions at once – almost all of which are futile and probably neurotic. But when I binge, I narrow all that clatter down to one thing: either eating or drinking...
    CatalinaVanilla CatalinaVanilla 26-30, F 8 Responses Jul 12, 2012

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    I do. This is typically a

    rather personal fact I suppose but When I'm nervous or working or what have you I'll just eat without even thinking about it. It is, of course, one of a few reasons I'm overweight, another feature of myself I suppose this story is about.
    MundiPace MundiPace 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    Relapsed--I Don't Know Why--Another Second Chance

    I've never been ashamed of the fact that I am a compulsive over-eater.  While many people are ashamed of it, I am not.  If food is in front of me, I will not stop eating, and when it is not around, I can't stop thinking about it.  If I go on a binge, like I did today, one bite...
    Endomorph Endomorph 46-50, M 3 Responses Jun 18, 2012

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    Today I totally cracked on my diet.

    . I ate 3 crispbread with ham, a cocunut ball and one piece of bread with ham and egg... I'm so upset, because it was going so well.. Yesterday I ate one crispbread, one piece of meat and that's it... And the day before that I ate a piece of bread and an apple... I feel like I...
    cherrychillz cherrychillz 16-17, F 1 Response May 18

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    Nobody wakes up and decides to be a binge eater. Nobody would love to be addicted to food. Nobody wants such a horrible attitude towards food. Nobody wants to stuff their face with...
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    I am 18 years old and used to be anorexic and got down to a BMI of 12.6. My psychiatrist threatened to hospitalize me, so I started eating. Within a few days, it got completely out...
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