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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 7 Responses Mar 20, 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 8 Responses Jun 7

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    I have lost 100lbs total and 70lbs in the last 6 months. My recent friends never saw me when I was heavier and now don't understand where I'm coming from. I started at 220lbs. They...
    Changeallaround Changeallaround 22-25 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I had success with a great family, with work where I was respected and valued by my company and by my customers. I worked hard on improving my health, and had finally reached my...
    gmeza98 gmeza98 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    I have been at this weight loss thing for 2 and a half months and I am proud to say I have lost almost 30 pounds. Now I'm at the point where I am border lining under weight weights...
    AnUnknownOne AnUnknownOne 13-15, M 17 hrs ago

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    So here's me roughly 10 years ago. Artist, musician, technician, teacher, touring with my band part time, working on some kids books and short movie scripts. Owned my own business...
    platoflats platoflats 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 6

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    Very much so. I mean there was years I couldn't look in a mirror without crying. I really don't like myself. There's only a cple of things about myself I really like but other than...
    lostwithin25 lostwithin25 22-25, F Sep 28

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    I'm so lonely. It's been a year since my ex left me - I'm still not over it. His name still comes into my head everyday. Our relationship was good, until I got depressed and that...
    ems177 ems177 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    I found out I was 5 weeks pregnant on august 14th. I was so happy and from the moment I found out about my angel I loved him/her more than words could say. I carried that little...
    Roadtorecovery31997 Roadtorecovery31997 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    I am not sure if I actually have lost her as a friend. But it has been more than a week since we last talked. She told me she is going trough hard times. And that I am maybe the...
    Zim0 Zim0 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I have lost 3 stone in 7 months and i am very proud of myself! I have always been a yo yo dieter but within the last 6 years of being in a long term relationship i found it hard to...
    OrangeLemons24 OrangeLemons24 22-25, F Oct 13

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    I just came home a little while ago and found my beloved Mo had died. He was the best cat, but he was more than that, he was like my little roommate. He was always here and...
    tide814 tide814 36-40 4 Responses Sep 27

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    I used to be a very happy person. In the last 4 years I have lost so much of myself that I don't know if I can ever find me again. I married my second husband and thought we would...
    GrannyC4 GrannyC4 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    I love my kids more than anybody I could ever love!! My sons are 8 and 6 and a daughter on the way in a few weeks, days, minutes, hours who knows lol...I had them when I was 17 and...
    Kayloves060814 Kayloves060814 22-25, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    My dog is the best. I seriously do love him more than most people haha best companion
    crystalballer27 crystalballer27 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 30

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    "It's better to have lost at love, then never to have loved at all!" "I Won't Forget Ypu" by Poison http://youtu.be/BJJ_HJ-9JNM
    scootter01 scootter01 31-35, M Oct 13

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    what is the best way to tell a guy friend, that you want to be more than friends?
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    Is this a support group for dyslexics or discarded produce? Because I'm more than broken and damaged, I'm slightly bruised. Like an apple. Because if I were broken, that would be...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    If you are messaging me for the first time without us previously speaking in a question or other experience, you need to say a little more than hi.
    ViciDraco ViciDraco 26-30, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    Since we were 13 we planned to move away from this place and start a new life, it was our plan for years.. we told each other our every dark secret we could have possibly had.. if...
    Britt4ny Britt4ny 70+, F Oct 13

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    You make me smile, laugh, and cry. We've been through so much together and with time were just getting stronger. A lot of people don't understand why I'm attracted to you or even...
    BlondeGirlBunny BlondeGirlBunny 16-17, F Oct 13

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    We met online, talked for months, exchanged thousands of messages then decided to meet. I drove one hour to meet her. Given the relatively short distance, we had decided to take...
    AbrahamL AbrahamL 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 14

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    I have always been the happy, go-lucky type of person. I always had a smile on my face...even now i smile more than the usual person, and to most i seem to be the same person but I...
    babybop12 babybop12 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    I understand she is my mother and I am supposed to respect her yet I can't respect anyone who treats me the way she does. If we have a disagreement and we try to talk it out she...
    Saphic33 Saphic33 26-30, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    And yet again, this obscure feeling attacks again. I sincerely don't know if I'll ever succeed attaining inner peace. That is, I am trying to stabilize my self, for instance: I...
    Matoy Matoy 16-17, M 1 hr ago

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    It hurts a lot. You find someone who becomes a big part of your life, and you need them. Then one day, they aren't there anymore and you're left with that empty space feeling lost...
    rirxalri rirxalri 16-17, F Oct 1

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    I lost a part of me when someone very important to me left. I was too dependent on him and didn't think anything bad would happen. If I were to say I lost a part of me a year ago...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 25

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    One day 7 yrs ago I woke up to hearin my grandfather died. By afternoon my kids got taken away by CPS By 3 my best friend hung herself her little boy found her by 8 I found my man...
    Lonely30Girl Lonely30Girl 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    I had an eating disorder as an athlete. I lost my friends, the trust only fmaily, and myself. I no longer play national tennis tournaments or get straight A's in school. I no...
    GetYourFreakOn GetYourFreakOn 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 25

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    I am almost sure I'm going to hell. Like I don even try anymore. I give up. I feel like it's easier to be controlled by the devil than continue to struggle and then not working out...
    kellylopez kellylopez 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 26

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    I lost my little sister in December 2008. She was only 19 and had just given birth to her son. She was able to enjoy her baby for 12 days before she was murdered by the baby's dad...
    tobelikeme tobelikeme 26-30, F Oct 4

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    Working in retail is a great way to see the fall of humanity. Not many people want to talk, or even show any signs of emotion. They usually just blarp out what they want and go...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 8

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    I lost my virginity when I was 14. I was a **** addict and I tried self-pleasuring. My classmates taught me to watch ****. It felt good, yes, but now that I am 20, I regret all of...
    arielle444 arielle444 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12

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    I lost both my parents in my young adulthood, well I just turned 24, so technically I still am a young adult, but I feel so old. I lost my dad to Potts disease (TB of the spine...
    Priya07 Priya07 18-21, F Oct 16

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    paragra paragra 18-21 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Emoheartbroken Emoheartbroken 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 24

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    MyNameIsKita MyNameIsKita 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    Ki123 Ki123 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 27

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    If you have read my other story that I posted in this experience, you would know I lost a lot of important people throughout my life, people who I love dearly, I posted that story...
    Secret179688 Secret179688 18-21 Oct 10

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    lovelymaddi lovelymaddi 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    Dunkin has been gone for 24 hours now. My beautiful boy was always by my side, purring, and cuddling. I feel lost and alone.
    funlecy1 funlecy1 46-50, F 8 Responses Oct 12

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