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    Compulsive Eater

    been overweight most of my life and been on a diet since in my 20's.Can't stay on diets for long cause of compulsive eating so I'm trying to make healthier choces and  eat less
    mrsclark mrsclark 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2011

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    It seems like no matter how much I eat,

    I'm still hungry. I keep eating, never stopping and I never feel full. I've been gaining rather rapidly which is nice, but I could probably gain more if felt full. My daily routine consists of eating, nap time, eating, nap time. All throughout the day. I way extremely fattening...
    GrowingGirl98 GrowingGirl98 16-17, F 7 Responses Oct 9, 2014

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    My mom always tells me she's surprised I'm not

    four hundred pounds. I'll eat anything and everything and honestly there are probably like three foods in the whole world I don't like. If I counted calories I would have to put myself at like probably a bazillion a day. I'm just lucky I stay so thin, because I could NEVER diet...
    GirlFromChicago GirlFromChicago 18-21, F 2 Responses May 30, 2014

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    Hey everyone! I haven't been on in awhile bc I

    lost a lot of weight from walking everywhere and i was staying with a healthy family but now I'm gaining again! I dropped down to under 200 lbs. i hated it. When I got back home, my mom thought i looked great but i immediately started eating everything i could get my hands on. I...
    Cheer260 Cheer260 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 9, 2014

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    I really cannot stop eating.

    I'm constantly looking for something to eat. I eat my meal, I want something else. I eat something else, I want something 30 minutes later. I really can't stop. I'm constantly snacking and I'm finding it hard to stop. How do I stop these urges to constantly eat? I really do try...
    noechan noechan 16-17, F 5 Responses Feb 23, 2014

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    Binge-eating Disorder.

    I have recently realized that I do have a problem.  I was in denial for so long.  But food really is a problem for me.  I eat when I'm feeling sad, lonely, bored, happy, excited.  The only time I can't eat is if I am nervous or anxious.  But once I calm...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 24, 2009

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    Food Is My Drug

    My body takes over. I will literally be telling myself,  yelling at myself to stop eating whatever it is that I've had enough of, no more pasta, you know you're not hungry, but I'll just keep reaching for food.My stomach is always growling, even if I know I'm not hungry because...
    alirsonnn alirsonnn 18-21 7 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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    Munchies....

    There are times when I just have to eat - anything - I don't feel hungry, I just have an overwhelming urge to go through the motions of eating. It doesn't matter what - even stuff I don't like sometimes. I don't get to enjoy the food either as I get through it so quickly. It...
    SiouxC SiouxC 46-50 2 Responses Mar 23, 2009

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    The Meds Fault

    After getting antidepressants which doesn't help me sleep I get very hungry instead.. that's why I hate using meds. I've eaten more than I've ever eaten in the last 2 months which consists of soup with bread or rice with vegetables for lunch and dinner. the meds helped to stop...
    amejad amejad 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 20, 2009

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    Im Big

    I really cant stop eating but my parents and family try to stop me its to the point i have to sneak food or hide it on me if im with them and hungry like when my mom took me shopping i was so hungry i stuffed food in my *** crack and in front of my panties i just cant stop when...
    feedmyass12 feedmyass12 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2012

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    Tonight i tried stuffing myself

    once again, and now my mothers starting to have second thoughts about my weight gaining, talking about "You shouldn't stuff yourself." "just stay healthy." "it'll be hard to reverse if you change your mind.". But all of those are the exact reason i want to gain! Her words...
    PiggieCutie PiggieCutie 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    I'm A Closet Eater

    I can't stop eating in secret. I eat donuts, oreos, debbie snacks, candy bars, and even cans of frosting behind my husband's back. I'm so ashamed of myself I just want to hurt myself. All I want to do is eat and hurt and eat some more. I'm so stressed out about it, and then I...
    RapunzelTangledUp RapunzelTangledUp 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    Some Days

    it's really hard for me.I don't know what it is. I know I am full. I feel full.but I can't stop.I just want to eat and eat. It's really binge eating.I can't stop binge eating, I am obese and I just can't stop.I am determined to do things differently things year. Join a Gym and...
    b0ca b0ca 22-25 2 Responses Jan 12, 2012

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    I want to lose weight.

    Eating less makes me feel weird and eventually makes me eat more/want to binge.. I know it's about moderation and eating the right things, but just wanted to know if anyone has any tips? I might try and snack on lean chicken breast or fruit, I'm a huge lover of all things...
    mindstatic mindstatic 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 10, 2014

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    And I don't want to. The only thing keeping me

    from eating more than I am is the fact that I'm almost too fat to get up. If I had someone to help feed me, I'd be eating like you wouldn't believe. How much would you feed me? How fat would you make me?
    2fat2stopeating 2fat2stopeating 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 22, 2015

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    I don't know if is because of all the stress

    that I'm getting now but I can't stop eating every hour. I hate it because I have lost quite good amount of weight and by eating this much I know I will gain the weight again so that makes me depressed and making me want to eat more. I don't know what to do anymore 😞
    jen1992 jen1992 22-25, F Dec 6, 2015

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    Blow Up

    I seriously cannot stop eating. I just pour food in my mouth. I pour it down my throat. It's painful, it hurts. sometimes I barely can get it down. but I do it anyway. i force myself to eat, even when I don't want to, when I have no need to, no desire to. when the food...
    cbwb cbwb 22-25 2 Responses Sep 11, 2009

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    Since the happy new year great

    and big meal, I eat a lot more than before. I eat snacks, sweets... between meals. I can't stop and these eating habits settle so I gain around 1 pound per day binge eating so EVERY day !!
    vincinity vincinity 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Today has been the first day Khalil

    and I were alone for a long time :) Ari went to her aunts and Khalil stuffed me fiercely all day. I had 2 servings of fried rice and 3 servings of orange chicken at a restaurant we went to, then for dinner I had two half pound burgers and large fries with a large blizzard at DQ...
    bombsarenotmusic bombsarenotmusic 18-21, F 11 Responses Jul 4, 2015

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    Protein!!

    Right now, I'm working on eating foods with a lot of fiber and protein to help curb cravings. "Pure Protein Bars" are great. They make me feel full (which is rare for me) and give me energy. Unfortunately they're kind of gross, but if a couple of protein bars a day can help...
    alh75 alh75 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2010

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    I have been eating 5000 calories a day

    for the last 2 weeks and have gained a few pounds. On top of the 65 lbs I have gained in the last few years. I just cant stop eating and dont get full easily. Ive never been so fat before. I enjoy the eating but worry what others will think of me getting fat.
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 5 Responses Jan 30, 2015

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    Maybe I Should....

    Sometimes I eat so much, I think I should probably get it out, but I don't because I know it's bad for you. But I must confess, if it weren't bad for you, I would definitely be bulimic.
    walkthisway walkthisway 18-21, F Apr 14, 2009

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    Food Is The Only Thing That Makes Me Happy

    Hi. I'm Lucy. I'm 20 years old and I'm a food addict. I've been obese my whole life. What do you do when the thing you love is the thing that's killing you? My family thinks I'm a glutton...they're right. I have the biggest wardrobe of anyone I know since I keep needing to buy...
    lucywingy lucywingy 18-21 7 Responses Aug 30, 2012

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    Can't Stop Eating

    I try, but it just gets worse. I am getting to the stage where I am called chubby! I don't know what to do!
    lovelymimi lovelymimi 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 14, 2013

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    There are days when I only think about food

    and what I'm going to eat next... I love it on one hand, because it makes me happy, but I'm worried about it on the other hand because I'm getting fatter all the time...
    dr3513 dr3513 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 8, 2014

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    My Health, Weight And Life Were Out Of Control

    I think the first time I realized I was "chubby" was when I was in Jr High. My parents did not want to admit it so they said I was going to have a growth spurt and it would go away. But it did not go away. I would lose 10 and gain 15 or 20. As you all can relate this wore down...
    shelbeyDawn shelbeyDawn 31-35 4 Responses Jan 17, 2011

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    Boredom

    THIS FALL I WAS SO MODIVATED I WALKED EVERYDAY AND FOLLOWED A LOW CARB LIFESTYLE. I FELT GREAT STARTED DROPPING WEIGHT I LOST THIRTY TWO POUNDS, THEN EVERYONE STARTED TO TELL ME HOW GREAT I LOOKED AND SUDDENLY I  I STOPED. DON'T THINK I LIKED ALL THE ATTENTION. I STARTED...
    TBONNE TBONNE 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2010

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    I can 't stand my husband I can't stand my husband etcetera....So i married a jerk .he only cares about themselves if i say anything about how i feel i get screamed at he actually...
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    I feel it bubbling up inside me. This anxiety. I've lost you again. I've let you go again. You are the love of my life. But I betrayed you and lost you. So you leave every morning...
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