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I Get Out Of Breath From Climbing Stairs

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    Struggle To Climb Stairs - My wife has about tripled in weight since we met. I think you can see why it's now difficult for her to climb stairs!
    jcruz jcruz 31-35 1 Response Nov 25, 2012

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    Oh Ya Lol - Just from climbing stairs or any kind of elevation I get winded..if its flat surface I'm fine for awhile but 1 stair and i'm panting lol
    ranmafan ranmafan 26-30, M Aug 19, 2012

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    Stairs!!! Haha - Since I was very small I had weak legs . As I got fatter I started having difficulty going up stairs . As of today and all the extra weight on my knees I have to...
    Fattyfatfat1234 Fattyfatfat1234 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 11, 2012

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    My Arch Nemesis - Stairs have always been my arch nemesis. I've never been able to make it up a flight of steps without losing my breath. Now I often find myself stopping every...
    ImNotAFake ImNotAFake 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 9, 2013

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    Recent Struggles - Climbing stairs has became increasingly hard for me as up late, weighing in at 435lb, you can see why. My feeder thinks I think I may need to invest in a stair...
    KurvaciousKendall KurvaciousKendall 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 18, 2013

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    I Hate Stairs! - im 13 5'2 and 215 pounds. i have gained 60 pounds just this year. My whole family is fat and we eat al the time my mom makes all kinds of fattening foods 3 times a...
    teengainer13 teengainer13 13-15, F 4 Responses Oct 3, 2012

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    Mhm - Let me just give you a little preview...In my house there are 15 steps leading down to the landing by the front door and another 6 to the basement comeing off the original 15...
    fatsonja fatsonja 18-21, F 4 Responses May 21, 2012

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    Yep.. Haha - Okay, I am a thin woman, but I am Not in shape.. I tend to get out of breath using the stairs from time to time.. I'm sure it doesn't help that I am impatient and have...
    Beautifulimperfections Beautifulimperfections 26-30, F Mar 7, 2012

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    Fatty On Stairs - Stairs are most definitely not my friend at over 500 lbs you can probably imagine why.  I struggle with walking short distances let alone climbing stairs but I...
    Bigobesegirl Bigobesegirl 26-30, F 9 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    Hmm - i don't think i can even walk up them to start with. besides i get out of breath going from my couch to my car on flat surface. not that i can drive anymore. but who needs to...
    jigglingthefatbelly jigglingthefatbelly 18-21, F 10 Responses Jan 29, 2011

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    Stupid Elevator - I went to my friends and her building the elevator was out of order so I had to climb the stairs to the third floor. Haven't had to climb stairs in a long while...
    BellyLovinFatGirl BellyLovinFatGirl 18-21 9 Responses Dec 22, 2011

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    Update - 5 months ago I posted a story in this group about my difficulty climbing stairs, and that's now over 30lb's ago! I thought I would post here as I had to walk up two...
    KurvaciousKendall KurvaciousKendall 22-25, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Had Not Been On Stairs In A While - I was at a friends house that has stairs, my BF bet me could not get to the 2nd floor. I waddled over to the stairs and started up the step...
    morethanchunky morethanchunky 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 26, 2013

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    Stairs Aren't My Friend - I first started having problems with stairs quite a while ago when I was pregnant being being bigger and then having a big baby belly took its toll. I...
    dianess dianess 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 14, 2013

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    I Feel Unwanted In This World - i feel unwanted in this world cause im alone all the time its just me and the tv&bed i live in my bedroom i go 2work at night get off in the...
    4beck 4beck 36-40 2 Responses Jul 28, 2012

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    Suuuuper Winded - Going up the stairs has been difficult for as long as I can remember, but recently I have noticed a significant decline in my fitness level. I avoid going up...
    chunkygainer62 chunkygainer62 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 30, 2012

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    I Used To Dance??? - To think I used to dance and now I'm tired just climbing a flight of stairs! I wish my dance teacher could see me now! She would be so disgusted it would be...
    ForeverFatty ForeverFatty 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 8, 2012

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    So, recently, I have been trying to gain fat and lose muscle. I've been successful! My belly has grown by 2 inches, my arms hang down a lot more, and my thighs are HUGE! My XL...
    ATeenageFatty ATeenageFatty 13-15, M 5 Responses Dec 26, 2013

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    Not For Long! - At my school, if you weigh more than 300lbs, you get to use the elevator instead of the stairs! I cant wait to get back to school!
    lobsterback lobsterback 18-21, M Jul 21, 2012

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    More Than Winded - Walking winds me. Climbing stairs is hell. I am pushing 500 pounds and having to haul all that weight up stairs are so hard. I have now moved into the living...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Dec 24, 2012

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    One of my biggest fears is the stairs that have no middle part between them...I'm always scared I'm going to fall down (or up) and slip between the two steps and get stuck or fall...
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    I love it, but since I fell down my stairs this weekend and broke my *** I'm unable to 😔 I'm so ******* clumsy!
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    In through the nose, out through the mouth. *sigh* It feels good to breathe! :D
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    i'm physically tired of being alive. so my body sometimes forgets to breath.
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