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I Have Lost More Than 100 Pounds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 38 People

    Changing of Habits

    In my early 30's, one of my Dr's decided to make a deal with me. She said loose 100 pounds and I'll ask the insurance to pay for a breast reduction (no lie, I was 300 pounds, with a 44G bra size). Of course, I had to think about it, seems like too much worse, but she was correct...
    ballooo ballooo 36-40, F 24 Responses Sep 8, 2009

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    How About 110? :)

     I have lost 110 lbsI was always overweight, and I never felt like I was “enough”. I tried many diets but I seldom lost a significant amount of weight, and if I did, it always came back-and more.In 2008, while I was pregnant with my 2nd son, I started having...
    Motherturtle85 Motherturtle85 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 23, 2010

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    Accomplishment That Feels Like It Leads To Nowhere

    I have struggled with my weight all my life. My heaviest I was at 225lbs and I am only 5'2". Last year I had decided enough was enough and I needed to do something about it. So I started counting calories and doing a 20 minute workout and 30 minute walk everyday. I am now down to...
    ZZ00ZZ ZZ00ZZ 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 20, 2012

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    My First Time Walking In 6 Years

    Today I walked for the first time in 6 years. I am winning my battle with my obesity.
    McGamefamily McGamefamily 36-40 3 Responses Sep 29, 2012

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    125 I lost. Done by exercising 5-6 days per

    week, changed eating habits and portions, drank water like crazy. NO matter what I eat now, my body does not go pass 160pds which is 10 pounds under my ideal weight
    HedoZen HedoZen 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 7, 2014

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    Betb52

    I am 52 more than 100 lbs overweight and just feel so defeated I have 2 herniated disks and arthritis in my lower back and have DONE this to myself.  I am stating facts, not whining, just looking for support to help me deal with it.  I have watched the last 3 seasons of the...
    betb52 betb52 51-55 2 Responses Dec 18, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    Even when I'm fit I rarely weigh less than 200 lbs. And now that I've let go I'm 230-250 lbs :)
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    so both the girls are still getting fatter which is great...i recieved a letter from school about brooke on friday about the concern of her drastic weight gain ahaha shes become to...
    fatgirl96 fatgirl96 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Well I just found out I lost 5.8 pounds, but the thing is I haven't been exercising, I haven't been taking my weight loss pills, and I haven't been eating healthy just nor as much...
    lovethybey lovethybey 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I am already an orphan. My mom died when I was ten years old, ever since, she is bedridden. My grandmother is the one who's supporting me financially, since she is also old, my...
    MAHUNNIE26 MAHUNNIE26 22-25, F 1 Response May 18

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    This post is coming something that I wish I didn't have more than one experience in. When I was a kid I lost my father to cancer after about 15 months from his diagnosis. After...
    Imnotreelyhere Imnotreelyhere 31-35, M Apr 29

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    i know it was all my fault.. i left you without telling you a reason but the truth is that you made me feel like i was disturbing you every time we talked even when you start the...
    yasmiine6 yasmiine6 16-17, F Apr 30

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    I started out 5 years ago weighing 289. I worked hard to lose a bit over 100 lbs. I bounce around 185. I would love to lose another 20 lbs. My issue here is even though my kids are...
    Samadde Samadde 41-45, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Its so strange, she was one year older, always knew more than me, acted like the older sister, you know? But she will forever stay 14 years old.
    aya101 aya101 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    0.77. I remember that Google was mentioned on "60 minutes" 0.78. I am not afraid of dogs 1. "As good as it gets" - it was an interesting movie 2. Sometimes my keyboard-playing are...
    Clothed Clothed 41-45, M Apr 29

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    People say they want a better world, but I know that's just a big, fat lie. No one really wants a better world. They're happy being miserable. If the world was a nice place to live...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F May 4

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    I've been separated more than a year. wife acting like she doesn't care anymore. taking me to court for child support and asking for $720a month for one child.!!!!!! I asked her...
    mattjr mattjr 41-45, M 2 Responses May 2

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    its true. I do love my dogs more than most people. but most people don't know my dogs, so how could they really love them? my neighbors know my dogs and they dont like them at all...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M 1 Response May 2

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    Even breaths became scarce and his heart would refuse to beat. Yes, she was the essence in him. With her being gone, he was nothing more than a battered heap of bones and flesh...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 5

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    this is so true.. if people were only as loyal to other people as a dog is, I'd have a lot more friends. I know my dog will never be mad at me, always be happy to see me, never...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 5

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    Hey, I love a lot of things more than most people, but there's something about a cute, fuzzy little creature coming up to give you free cuddles. She's pretty much the only...
    Shinoyo Shinoyo 16-17, F May 6

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    On social websites, especially dating sites, I often make an initial judgment based on the picture. Appearance is much more than hair color and cup size though. At a short glance I...
    Gentle153 Gentle153 26-30, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I like girls more than boys because every time i start talking to a guy or starting to like him he turns out to be a weirdo :/.
    GoddessKaiya GoddessKaiya 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    The only boy in my life who will never let me down, never lie to me, never ignore me and always love me unconditionally is my sweet shih tzu. I love him more than words :)
    Aussie1509 Aussie1509 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Everyone thought that they were made from the imagination, but really they are beings from another dimension... I have more than ten 'imaginary' friends.
    PortalJumper PortalJumper 13-15, F Apr 28

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    The fact that I don't understand why you left, I loved you so much I would have given you my last breath, you are the light of my life, the love in my heart, the sound in my...
    traceyannmay traceyannmay 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 30

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    More than words is all you have to do to make it reaaal! Love this song forev.
    SaccharineRose SaccharineRose 13-15, F Apr 30

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    On each page everywhere I have kept my heart just for you. If you happen to hear its beat just believe your ears when it says I miss you more than you will ever know.
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 3 Responses May 13

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    It's been over 5 months since we've spoken, but I still get these episodes, I call them, where it feels like a fresh wound, where I miss you more than ever. It is during these...
    StillBecomingaButterfly StillBecomingaButterfly 36-40, F 4 Responses May 13

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    So I met this guy when we were 18. I kinda liked him, but I was on the fence about it, and in my snobby 18 year old wisdom, decided he wasn't worth another thought when he ditched...
    Supersyncsteph Supersyncsteph 31-35, F 1 Response May 19

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    I am at that stage of my life where I have lost complete trust in men and turned out an anti-everything and a female version of colombo. I am try to learn to trust again and give...
    rosepapillon66 rosepapillon66 46-50 2 Responses May 12

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    Friends come and go and I totally understand that. But I refused to have a friend that do not meet me half way. This is not a one way street. I am fed up of giving 100 percent to...
    AngelK2010 AngelK2010 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Ten pounds 🎉🎉🎉🎉 All together fifty pounds, lost fourth last year !!!! Now sixty pounds to go !!!
    TheVirginRapids TheVirginRapids 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    So far 5 pounds in a week a little but more!
    cassycass13 cassycass13 16-17, F 1 Response May 19

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    It's still a work in progress for sure, but since January 5th until now I am down 33 pounds! And I couldn't be happier! No where to go but up!
    Kaytee120 Kaytee120 18-21, F 5 Responses May 11

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    On January 12th, 2013 I lost my mother-in-law Susan A. Grant. ... You were one of the most influential women in my life, next to my own mom. You took me in at a time when I...
    KierstenJ671 KierstenJ671 22-25, F May 8

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    Becoming Real To grieve is to allow our losses to tear apart feelings, and lead us to the painful truth of our brokenness...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 4 Responses May 13

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    I'm not trying nor am I looking to. I'm just not hungry. Combination of anxiety over being unemployed and whatever is zapping my appetite. I woke up this AM and broke under the...
    steverick steverick 56-60, M 5 Responses Apr 29

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    I do miss you sometimes. I miss the way to made me feel. I was a lot immature at that time. where would we be. maybe you are meant to be together in an other life time. I lost you...
    yodaddy2 yodaddy2 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 30

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    I lost it. All my faith that I got just a few years back. They are gone. Drained out. I prayed and prayed. Slowly depleting. Slowly finding myself in more and more dire situations...
    Bernsch Bernsch 18-21, F 9 Responses May 2

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    i await Your return with the angst of feeling i lost you the need to serve You consumes me with desire the want to devote all of me to You humbles me to touch, to feel, to explore...
    gingerlymaid gingerlymaid 41-45, F 3 Responses May 10

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