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I Eat Argo Cornstarch

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    My Cornstarch Addiction

    I've been addicted to cornstarch for more than 20 years! The longest that I've gone without it was about a year because I was pregnant and didn't know if it would harm my baby. It seems to comfort me when I'm feeling sad and stressed. I usually eat a box a day and suck it...
    Lovemy2ks Lovemy2ks 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 22, 2012

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    Eating Cornstarch

    pleaze help!!!!!!!!i eat cornstarch all day when bored,and stress.its breakn' me down,i have gain weigh,dry mouth,but i still keep eatn' it!!!!!!!!!!!so goooood!!!!!!!!mood swing are awful. what do it do too you?
    bigbottieqt bigbottieqt 36-40, F 10 Responses Mar 30, 2010

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    Cornstarch Is My Addiction

    I started eating cornstarch at a young age my mother used to feed it to me and my siblings now I'm the only one that still have a taste for it my mom and my brother and sister stopped I used to eat a box or container every day until I was hospitalized now I only eat a box our...
    Cencere92 Cencere92 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 13, 2013

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    I've been eating argo cornstarch

    for about 1 and a half. I relly want to stop beecause i really don't feel that it is doing me any good. I first tasted it when i was a kid through my aunt now she don't even eat it anymore.I was just recently admitted in the hospital for a transfussion but the sad thing about it...
    Shareka4 Shareka4 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Argo Cornstarch Is My Stress Reliever

    I have been eating argo cornstarch for about 13 yrs now. Its so good that i eat mines with a straw, or a spoon. I have to put it in the freezer because i like to eat it cold and the cold makes it lump up. when i cant have it, i get so mad at my fiancee if he dont go to the...
    purehoney1 purehoney1 31-35 4 Responses Oct 29, 2012

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    Cornstarch

    I am only 16 and I love eating cornstarch, I start eating it just over a friend house and we was playing around with it. But I actually like the taste and how it feel in my mouth. I love running track and track season coming up and I need to learn how to stop eating cornstarch...
    LexiPooh4 LexiPooh4 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 4, 2013

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    Why I Eat Argo Cornstarch

    i love argo cornstarch i started eatting as a craving 17 years ago i started back because i had a craving this year 2012 in feburary and been eatting it ever since i love this stuff i love the taste and cant get enough i need help
    lovemeso lovemeso 41-45 1 Response Oct 1, 2012

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    Eating Cornstarch

    I have now turned 2 eating cornstarch its cheaper and taste about the same! i still crave the Johnsons baby powder w/ pure cornstrach but i buy this instead.. My cravings have gotten really bad.. I plan on goin 2 the doctors and seeing wats goin on with me so my cravings can stop...
    cornstarchlover cornstarchlover 22-25, F 5 Responses Oct 5, 2010

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    I Need To Quit

    I have been eating starch for 20+ years and I want to stop. Iron pills do not help. My Dr doesn't understand what is wrong with me.
    msbd78 msbd78 36-40, F 3 Responses May 5, 2013

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    i ate argo cornstarch in the container

    for the first time and i LOVED it . it was so good , better than the cream .
    ogkenn ogkenn 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Starch

    It started 17 yrs ago when I was pregnant with my first child... It's usually the worst when I'm pregnant, but currently I am not pregnant & I crave it all the time.. I take supplements & my iron & zinc levels are fine... So now what do I do?
    Miskimr Miskimr 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2012

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    Can't Let Go!!!

    I am a straight up cornstarch addict!!! I perfer Argo over any other brand but when push come to shove, I will settle for Clabber Girl or Cream. When Argo converted to the container, I thought my world was crashing because the taste (then) was awful. I guess over a few purchases...
    aries5555 aries5555 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2013

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    Argo Strach

    i been Eattin Strach senice i was 10 years old Im 18 Now and I cant Stop eattin it it dry my Blood Up N Makes My Mouth dry Like Cotton But I Juss Cant Stop eattin it Matter Fact Im eattin It Now as Im tellinn u Guys My story
    patrickkkkkkkk patrickkkkkkkk 18-21 1 Response Sep 16, 2012

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    Two Years In The Making

    i started eating cornstarch two years ago to the month (september, 2009) as a "sane & safe" alternative to my craving for dirt & other potentially harmful items like (drywall) joint compound, baby powder, & chalk/chalk dust. my craving for these soft, silky-smooth, powdery...
    wagyourtongue wagyourtongue 31-35 5 Responses Sep 11, 2011

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    I Love Starch

    I been eating starch for 5 years and I love it...i dont care for the one in the container but the argo starch that comes in the box is the best I get it at my local corner store the owner orders it just for me:) I eat a box a day my family my co workers and my husband all knows I...
    argolover argolover 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 11, 2012

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    It's Putting A Strain On My Relationship

    I've been reading corn starch for 11 years and is bad so bad to the point where I would rather it over candy and good as well and not just any brand will do(I found like an addict) when I used to live down south I used to eat the argo brand but I was furious when they stop...
    theaddict101 theaddict101 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2013

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    This Is A Mess

    I eat Argo cornstarch all day everyday, I take in on container per day and I get upset when im don with it. I started 8 years ago durring pregnancy and i would stop and when i get pregnant again i crave it. this time is different i cant stop eating it.
    xariamom xariamom 26-30 3 Responses Sep 24, 2011

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    Argo Or Bust

    I love chewing argo cornstarch.   "I was introduced to it by a co-worker with my 3rd child in 1999.   It had a wonderful crunchy taste the best thing i ever tasted.   Made my mouth water.   I chew not swallow after it gets wet and moist i spit it out.   i will chew a whole...
    snschenck snschenck 41-45 2 Responses Feb 11, 2012

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    Corn Starch

    I have been eating it for over 20 years, now I have a 2 year old grand daughter who loves it just as much as I do. I have had to have a blood transfusion because of it. After that I stopped but my son was murdered now I'm hooked again I no longer have insurance so I now I need to...
    melva42 melva42 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2013

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    (Cream) Cornstarch

    This kind is terrible , but I will settle for it until I try argo ! I started eating it when i ran out of baby powder . I've only been eating it for a week its ok. Can someone tell me how argo taste and its texture. The cream brand is lite nd fluffy I want a thicker kind. I don't...
    Johnaes Johnaes 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 29, 2013

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    Omg...I thought I was like the only person

    that was addicted to starch. Where do I start, well I start eating starch w when I was 19 and now I'm 32. For the last 4 yrs I've been stopping n going with the eating of starch. Like everyone on here I have tried them all but really live Argo I really eat it when I'm stress or...
    robin0622 robin0622 31-35, F 2 Responses May 11

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    Soo Addicting

    I eat argo cornstarch. I like it so much i just sit and eat with a straw all day. i sometimes carry it with me in my purse. nobody knows.
    wifey123 wifey123 26-30 3 Responses Mar 28, 2012

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    It's undiagnosed but I'm pretty sure I have a disorder. Sometimes I eat just to make me feel better about myself. For instance, I was having a ruff morning the other day. I woke up...
    Soccerman5 Soccerman5 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    Plain pasta with salad cream and cheese is nice :D A leftover from my student days! I also used to eat cheese spread, peanut butter and marmite on the same piece of toast haha. I...
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I feel really ******. These past weeks I've been shoving food down my mouth when bored or stressed. My last binge was less than 20 minutes ago and I feel so full and gross and I...
    gloriousoutside gloriousoutside 18-21 2 hrs ago

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    I had been doing so well with my eating, and I just relapsed. I feel like such failure.
    Rmarie17 Rmarie17 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Honestly I would love to see how much I could eat. I would love to just buy tons of fast food and then sit down at home on the floor with everything spread out in front of me. I...
    tRueInSAnItY tRueInSAnItY 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 22

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    Ok another hard one :( when I was younger I was always chubby and I got picked on which made me miserable but my parents never tried to help with the problem, I don't think they...
    heather81 heather81 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    I have EDNOS (eating disorder not otherwise specified). I was a previously recovered anorexic and found myself falling into a bad eating pattern of EDNOS. How my eating disorder...
    OnyxHeart OnyxHeart 18-21, F Nov 13

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    For my entire life, I've had an unhealthy relationship with food. My recent anorexia probably stemmed from many things, including my childhood obesity, my need for control, my OCD...
    cahill11 cahill11 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    my physical being is such a big issue to me.. I feel so guilty whenever I eat. Like no i should be starving myself and not eat to gain more weight. I wanna vomit the food i eat, i...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 25

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    I don't want to lecture anyone and feed people false ideas about dieting and fitness and how easy it is. If you want to eat Healthy in the USA in this time and day, it is rather...
    Melizien Melizien 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 29

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    I am fat and unfit. And it is partly because I am a compulsive eater. And I hate it. I need help stopping. I don't want to be unhealthy anymore. I hate eating. I eat so much that I...
    SeemsEverythingGoesWrongInLife SeemsEverythingGoesWrongInLife 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    I think I have an eatig disorder now. I was and still am obese. I hated myself and wanted to be skinny at all costs. I began trying to lose weight in Feb, but it was slow (I was...
    goldwin64 goldwin64 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Did my research and the doctor labeled me. I have an eating disorder called binge eating. where you just eat and eat with emotional attachment. like you just eat if your depressed...
    sassy19love sassy19love 13-15 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I feel like my eating issue is back or at least coming back. Idk maybe it is back. As far as I know as of right now I've lost five pounds but I need to lose more. I weighed myself...
    Spilled Spilled 22-25, F Nov 4

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    It's not like I don't like eating in front of everybody, but I just don't feel comfortable eating with anyone except my family and my close friends. I always feel like other people...
    eclairec eclairec 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    ok...so i work shifts. Some days i have to eat at 6am and10.30am (lunch break :( ) and then not eat til 6 or 7pm. Other days I eat even weirder and then there's the night shifts :s...
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Actually I rarely eat a full meal. I just snack a lot. I'm not starving myself, food just makes me really sick a lot. I basically live off of coffee, cappuccino, crackers, noodles...
    MissChelsea97 MissChelsea97 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Well if we talked at length you know I am super food conscious and very much about healthy eating. I was checking my newsfeed here today and saw this group come up. Suddenly it...
    ClaudNine ClaudNine 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 21

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    I secretly suffer from EDNOS.. I mostly suffer from symptoms of Anorexia but if I feel like I've eaten to much or I feel sick, I then feel the need to make myself vomit, which...
    catho catho 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 24

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    I'm in the habit of forgetting to eat at the moment...just got in bed and realised iv not eaten all day. Now I know I must eat something or I won't sleep
    horizon84 horizon84 26-30, F Oct 29

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    I first heard of this band back in 2001 when the song "the middle" was released. It received major air play on radio stations everywhere from Rock/alternative to pop & top 40...
    Isayis23 Isayis23 26-30, M Nov 5

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    ever since I moved out on my own, all I really eat is oatmeal and cereal. don't get me wrong, I love them both but I only eat it because that's all I can afford. I can't remember...
    lyssa1207 lyssa1207 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6

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    I've changed everything about my diet about three weeks ago. I stopped drinking cokes completely (ugh...headaches) I eat lots of fish and chicken breast. I eat vegetables and fruit...
    Niceguy3174 Niceguy3174 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I'm still not making much progress with eating. I have one solid meal a day, but that is only 250-450 calories. I've been drinking chocolate milk to keep from losing weight, but I...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    When I tell people that I don't want to eat or that I'm not hungry they automatically assume I just don't like food or that I'm anorexic but that's not the case. Truth is I...
    lolitamunchkin lolitamunchkin 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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