I Have Lost More Than 100 Pounds

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    On October 12, 2013,

    after years of living as an obese teenager and determined to not graduate into an obese adult, I decided that I was going to get healthy. I gave up a lot of things cold turkey: soft drinks, fast food, sweets, and beef/pork. I also introduced things such as veggies/fruits...
    LostVenturer LostVenturer
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 9, 2015

    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


    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
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2011

    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

    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

    I was heavy my whole life

    since birth really, as a kid my mom gave me anything I wanted we didn't have a lot of money but we had enough. So at two years old I was eating a lot of candy and chocolate milk and things like that. As I got older I got heavier I remember not feeling good enough or like I was...
    Kornisone Kornisone
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Mar 21

    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

    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
    3 Responses Sep 29, 2012
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