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I Don't Comfort Eat

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    I Really Don't

    If you saw me in person you would think, "Oh, a fatty. She must eat all the time." -_-But that couldn't be further from the truth. I recently started documenting my daily food intake, and according to my weight and height, I actually don't eat ENOUGH. Yeah, I was surprised too...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Oct 5, 2011

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    Guilt ...

    I dont comfort myself by eating .. since after doing such thing I feel so guilty and stupid .. There're so many ways to comfort yourself but eating .. It makes you feel fat and disgusting .. Comfortable for a while then regret forever ..
    DollyDiva DollyDiva 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    More Likely To Starve

    In the past, when I've been depressed and at my worst, food has always been the last thing that I'd desire. To me, the feeling of being crushed and devastated overrides hunger. I've felt a heaviness for months at a time.. a feeling of impending doom and general emptiness, right...
    wtfwolf wtfwolf 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 6, 2010

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    I Forget To Eat

    Whenever I feel depressed or sad I literally forget to eat. I don't get hunger pains, or any of the other signs of hunger. I don't know why, never really thought about it until I saw this group on someone's profile. It won't phase me at all to go days without eating, doesn't even...
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering 70+, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2012

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    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M Jul 16

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    When I eat , I feel a complete pain in my stomach , I thought it was my body getting use to all the starving I did months ago,but....I'm starting to think it's something else
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