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I Can't Stop Eating

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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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    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 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 23, 2014

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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 1 Response Oct 9, 2014

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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 1 Response Oct 8, 2014

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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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    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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    I really can't stop eating.

    If I do, I'll starve to death. It's like I have to eat every day or I feel sluggish. I couldn't stop eating if I wanted too. Believe me, I've tried. I've went a couple of days without eating and just drinking coffee, and I feel it in the long run. I only eat once a day anyways...
    BobFrost BobFrost 36-40, M Apr 19, 2014

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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 1 Response Sep 11, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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 2 Responses Nov 14, 2013

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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 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2014

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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 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 10, 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 3 Responses May 30, 2014

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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 2 Responses Apr 20, 2009

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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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    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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    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 8 Responses Aug 30, 2012

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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 6 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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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 1 Response Sep 1, 2012

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    I don't know if it's because I can't stop overthinking, or if it's because I'm afraid to stop overthinking.
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    You are so perfect!! Every sentence u say is meaningful!! You care about feelings although I'm not the only one, but I feel satisfied!! Thank u and I really love u, but I can't...
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    i can't stop overthinking about what would happen if i come out to my family, actually i think that they will be shocked first and then they will start crying and tell me how gay...
    ghassenby ghassenby 18-21, M Jan 3

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    I just can't stop crying... I just feel so hollow... So empty... So numb.. So... Nothing. :'(
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M Dec 30, 2014

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    Damn you. why did you do this to me again? I was over you. you were settled. somehow we've ended up talking again. again. Everytime we talk it ends up badly. you've got me in a...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    That's kinda the problem. I can't stop thinking about two people. The third I know I should be thinking about. But tbh he's the last thing I think about. The other two are Abraham...
    kpfoster1985 kpfoster1985 13-15, M Jan 20

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    I left EP A Long Time Ago (About 6-7 Months) And Doing That I left Very Close People To me. I Can't Stop Feeling So Bad For What I Did. I Know It was A Terrible Thing, Just Up And...
    666Shinigami666 666Shinigami666 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I miss my ex boyfriend I can't stop thinking of him but things weren't easy when it came to our relationship I hate what happened and I hate what they made me do it broke me more...
    WeridGirlRawr WeridGirlRawr 13-15, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I still can not stop thinking about my ex. Some days I'm ok, other days I still cry. I can't get him out of my head. My heart pounds so hard when I think of him. I miss everything...
    EmilyPouliot EmilyPouliot 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    Me and my boyfriend have been together for almost 10 months and he is literally the love of my life. I am extremely happy but when we fight its bad. We've both given each other...
    laxlife laxlife 18-21, F Jan 8

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    Marry meet everyone, Its been a long time since i posted anything on here. Well let me begin. I am still with my boyfriend, and we are about to make it our first year together...
    sabedoria sabedoria 18-21, F Dec 30, 2014

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    I wish you knew how much you impacted me. I wish you knew how much it hurts me when you are not here. I wish I could tell you these things, and they would make you stay. I felt...
    anonymouslymysterious anonymouslymysterious 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    Today, like most days, whenever I'm not actively doing something else, I end up thinking about him. Revisiting old conversations, creating new ones, reliving old experiences and...
    midnight13child midnight13child 26-30, F Jan 3

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    I've begun to realize that I am my own worst enemy. I'm surrounded by blessings and people that love me but I still look elsewhere. Am I being selfish or just taking everything I...
    darkspace26 darkspace26 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I really miss my ex.....I have started seeing someone else but all I can think about is him. I don't understand why I can't remove him from my thoughts and just get on with my life...
    lemolemo lemolemo 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    I've been able to be happy in other relationships, I've even been able to love, but something has me tied so tight I can't escape the thoughts of him. I think it's knowing it was...
    DarkSideOfTheWall DarkSideOfTheWall 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Y can't I ever find a guy with no strings attached .just sex...but i always hv to catch feelings n ruin everything
    stayfitt81 stayfitt81 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I can't help but think about you all the time.
    DreamingSouls DreamingSouls 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I heard that my ex's cat (nibbles) at the vet was accidentally adopted and my ex can't have her back anymore. I feel so bad...Really bad... (haven't been talking to my ex for a...
    Achelle07 Achelle07 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I'm a girl and my best friend is a girl too! I can't forget her, because she's the one who has the same character and she's the one who makes me laugh and happy even I think it's...
    Borika Borika 16-17, F Jan 21

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    I ended my affair for many reasons as explained in other stories. I fell in love with him because when my life was at it's worst he made me laugh and gave me hope. Well this past...
    pamdaqtpi pamdaqtpi 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It's really been eating at me lately and I'm scared I'm going to go back down that same path. I'm not proud of who I was and what I did but part of me longs for the pain.
    Emmy182 Emmy182 13-15, F Jan 5

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    And I need to stop. I saw him with another girl girl last night and realized I really don't have a chance. He keeps going after these girls who lead him on and then drop him when...
    MidnightLaughter MidnightLaughter 18-21, F Jan 20

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    Never ever will stop overthinking but lately my brain has slowed down in other subjects but I really need the overthinking to stop because it's making me depression
    stacyjean99 stacyjean99 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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