I Don't Eat Unless I Have to

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    I live on energy drinks

    and tea. rarely would someone see me eat. I know it's unhealthy, but that's how i am
    deleted deleted
    Jul 19, 2015

    Three Square Maybes A Day...

    I don't eat unless I'm hungry.An obvious statement to some. I have lost friends to obesity complications and so I snack and make dinner the big meal (the opposite to what is recommended). My poor friends were so sad, they ate their pain away.I don't think I am eating incorrectly...
    TheWomanWhoDid TheWomanWhoDid
    1 Response Jan 24, 2013

    I'm 13 and I'm NEVER hungry anymore.

    I can go days without noticing I didn't eat. I'm starting to not get thirsty anymore too. I developed a really weird sleeping habit. I fall asleep 4-6am and don't wake up until really late. I'm depressed and I feel really sluggish. Every time I stand up I get really dizzy and...
    Alexandriarodriguez Alexandriarodriguez
    26-30, F
    Jul 21, 2015

    I Have a Problem With Food

    i don't eat until 4:30 when i get home from school. my mom makes dinner and i eat about half of it most days, i don't eat again until the next day if i am getting really hungry i have fruit i guess i have a fear of food or something, it would be so much easier just to have a...
    keepitinside keepitinside
    16-17, F
    May 23, 2008

    I have eaten twice in three days,

    I couldn't care less right now a few kg's less wont hurt my 115kg body. I am not afraid of what can come. I feel half dead, what does it matter? I have lost everything anyways. What's the point in living a life that isn't worth living.
    SecretAbby SecretAbby
    18-21, F
    Jan 21

    I Dunno

     I'm almost never hungry.  Or rather I just don't feel like eating.  It'll happen every two weeks or so, that I get extremely hungry and eat like a starving horse.  I mean whole large pizzas, tons of meat and fruits.  Then I won't get hungry again for a...
    AppleJelle AppleJelle
    22-25, M
    Jan 6, 2009

    I Need To Eat

    I hardly get hungry. I never used to be like this. I handle stress good and I may seem and feel like I have energy. But I have this feeling that if I don't start eating now and get my appetite back, I will end up being sick or damage my health permanently.
    honeyangel honeyangel
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2010

    Over the past few weeks I haven't been able to

    eat much more than half a cup of custard a day. I walk into the kitchen and walk out again without food, I get sick looking at the food now and if I eat solid food I feel like I'm going to throw up. What do I do?
    4rty 4rty
    13-15, F
    Jan 18

    yeah Have the time im never hu...

    yeah Have the time im never hungry. People tell me im anerexic but im just never hungry so why eat? Im skinny but not the nasty sickly skinny. Plus with two kids that are so picky in what they eat...whats the point of cooking..lol
    irishwannabeky irishwannabeky
    26-30, F
    Jan 24, 2008

    When I Am Hungry

    i eat when im hungry and i dont mean when i feel peckish or when my belly is rumbling i mean were i get hunger pains and then i will eat something small or when people make me eat
    gurlonthemove gurlonthemove
    18-21, F
    Feb 27, 2013

    Dont Like Eating For No Reason

    i used to be alot more kean on food than i am now, but now i only eat when i have to, which is breakfast and diner, just so that my parents dont get suspicious that i dont eat, cos they see me eat, so they cant say i dont. i dont really feel hungry alot of the time, but something...
    sezy sezy
    16-17, F
    Aug 19, 2007

    No Food Allowed

    If i eat, ill eat too much & it will throw me off schedule. i eat as little as possible, excercise, & then do anything i can do to get rid of all this poundage. or fat. or whatever you wanna call it. ive been anorexic for a year and a half, so its become normal for me to refuse...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery
    18-21, F
    Feb 13, 2013

    I'm not always hungry.

    Even when I am hungry, I'll lie to my mum and say that I'm not so she can eat. She always eats a small amount of food.
    mikeamazing99 mikeamazing99
    16-17, M
    Aug 31, 2014

    I Just Don't Feel Hungry

    Its not like I'm starving myself. I just don't eat when I'm not hungry. And I don't feel hungry a lot. And so, I've lost a lot of weight. I'm not really trying to stop eating, or keep losing weight. It just happens. Now my family is starting to get worried, they think I'm on a...
    Telva Telva
    16-17, F
    29 Responses Jan 7, 2008

    Falling Back Into My Habbits.

    I've had eating problems forabout 6 years now, and each time i've gotten to that bad stage where i just stop eating for days at a time i always bounce back. Lately has been one of those bad times in the past 3 or so months i've been on and off with food one day i'll over eat then...
    BrokenSound BrokenSound
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2007

    this is bad. Maybe one of the reasons

    why I'm not gaining. sometimes I go a whole day without eating. especially when I'm depressed or upset at something or someone. when I take my meds I get nauseas and then I can't eat for the whole day. what should I do?
    jenniebaez1992 jenniebaez1992
    22-25, F
    Jan 20, 2015

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