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I Don't Eat Unless I Have to

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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 16-17, F Feb 13, 2013

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    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

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    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

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    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 13-15, M Aug 31

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    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 36-40 1 Response Jan 24, 2013

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    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 16-18, F 17 Responses Jan 7, 2008

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    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

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    It's mostly out of fear of being judged. But I'm getting better at it. Very, very slowly.
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    How can they, when they're asking me what's wrong...
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