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I Overeat

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    What's Eating You?

    I always find myself trying to pinpoint exactly where it all started. At around 8 or 9, I remember getting in trouble and being refused my mom's fresh rice krispie squares. Furious, I reacted by quietly going downstairs, getting my boots and purple winter coat with the colorful...
    intothesky intothesky 22-25, F Oct 18, 2010

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    I have always been one to eat healthy - I

    prefer it. Last year I struggled with an eating disorder, but since that I was doing really great, and eating really well. I stopped counting calories, and measuring like crazy, even became comfortable with my body. In the past month or two I have noticed I am eating more...
    innerself000 innerself000 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2014

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    I Over Feed

    goes it show? I eat almost 24/7 amd cant stop. I really like my belly full of food
    fatz69 fatz69 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2013

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    Binging Is Fun!

    If I didn't exercise I would be 200 pounds lol. I love eating past full-ness. Food is so good it is one of my passions! I love all kinds of food too, I can't think of one legitimate food that I don't like haha. Every time I get a chance to go to a restaurant I take it. Food...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 6, 2012

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    I Remember When It Started.

    The day I destroyed my life was the day I went to McDonalds because my parents had felt bad that I had lost yet another soccer game. I was 8 years old. I wanted the chicken nuggets kids meal as always,when suddenly my dad said "Are you sure you don't want more? You're a growing...
    itrytokeepmyheadup itrytokeepmyheadup 18-21, F 1 Response May 25, 2013

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    Who... Me ? Nah *brushes Crumbs From Shirt*

    I always used to say " no, really, I eat healthy , I just have a problem with exercise " and always saying I am not an emotional eater. "Stuff my face ? what do you mean , just because Im fat doesnt mean I sit on a couch each evening with bags galore infront of me containing all...
    summ3r summ3r 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2011

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    But Its a Secret

    I am not fat. I used to be, but since then I have adopted a healthier lifestyle and have even become an inspiration for people. But I still have issues with food! I am a pescetarian...but sometimes I will go to McDonalds and order a big fat burger, gobble it up, and then eat...
    aitchdoubleyou aitchdoubleyou 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2008

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    And Dont Know When To Stop!

    Crisps!! Chocolate they are my staple diet, i just cant seem to eat what I should. and having IBS doesn't help as the few healthy things I love tend to upset my guts!!
    Driftdog Driftdog 31-35, F Nov 19, 2009

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    Funny Enough I Don'T Eat More Then What I Used To

    but ocassionally I over indulge in things I should not like sweet fruits and cake or lammingtons... ice-cream and now I eat potato again where as I used to cut it out of my diet I drink more cordial these days too etc ... less alcohol I eat more breads ... and salads stuff I...
    IceEntice IceEntice 36-40, F Jan 26, 2013

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    I Don't Know Why

    I eat out of boredom.  I eat when I'm frustrated.  I eat when I'm sad.  I eat when I'm not hungry.  What am I trying to fill?  I don't know where it comes from.  I'm not sure how to stop it. 
    constantlyme constantlyme 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 15, 2007

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    For 3 days I started to go to gym.

    For 3 days I can't stop eating. I eat more and more and if I want to stop and I do want to it only gets worse. Like overeating is a different side of me that hates me and wants me fat and sick. Tomorrow I have a date and I wanted to look my best but now I have to think how to...
    petalbiths petalbiths 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    Food Is Too Easy to Reach

    I overeat. Big duh, right? It feels like the place to start this. I'll admitt, part of it is probably from emotional eating. I'm not proud of it when I do it, but there you are. Personally, I prefer a good cry to eating a bowl, or two, of ice cream, but when I'm not sure how...
    MsContrary MsContrary 26-30, F Jul 19, 2009

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    Feel Sick To My Stomach

    I overeat in two different ways. I binge eat to feel good or I eat when I have an upset stomach and I continue to eat to keep myself that way. My group therapist thought it the equivalent of when I would cut myself. To feel something. To feel pain I ...
    fallenleaves fallenleaves 22-25, F Oct 21, 2009

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    I don't know why I do this to myself.

    .. I eat until I feel sick. And when I'm feeling better I start eating again. Why!?!!??!?
    emmacla emmacla 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    I eat a lot. After I decided to gain weight

    just to see if I like it, I have been stuffing myself today for breakfast I had 6 eggo waffles, For lunch I had a ton of pizza and then for a snack I eat 2 whole boxes of Girl Scout cookies. for dinner I had sloppy Joes and then I eat a whole batch of cupcakes. Yum!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 27, 2014

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    Compulsive Eater

    been a compulsive eater for so many years.Trying to eat healthier but will even compulsive eat healthy foods.i stuggle with my weight too.I was 200 lbs but now about 163 lbs.i try to walk or stationary bike.I have to have music while doing it or I won't be able to do it.Whould...
    mrsclark mrsclark 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2011

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    Give Me More More More

    Stuffing my face as in literally stuffing my face with a grav ytrail sliding down my face afterwards is NOT what happens when i overeat BUT i fear thats where i am headed. and it scares the living crap out of me. I battle with depression. and for ALOT of people depression/stress...
    toofargone toofargone 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 8, 2010

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    I have been overeating every day for weeks now. Feels so good! Gained 15 lbs in the last 5 weeks as a result. Ate tons today and hit a new record weight while full, 246 lbs. I was...
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    Me and my friend just going to have pizza x
    kaitlincandy kaitlincandy 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    again...i want to stop...i'm always thinking about foods. people doesn't understand. they think this is like joke.. we are struggle to this serious issue. eating something is...
    JerryJerryA JerryJerryA 31-35, F Feb 17

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    Nutrition is a broad and contradictions.The next few paragraphs are full of nutrition basics.Eating a large quantity of vegetables and veggies daily is good nutrition advice. The...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    I seem to restrict what I eat, only eating at the right times socially and often not eating anything all day until 7pm. I can then often overeat and lose control. EDNOS (Eating...
    Matineeidle79 Matineeidle79 31-35, F Feb 2

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    This article will guide you have a healthier life.Quinoa can help you maintain protein in your red meat intake. It is one non-meat food that has beneficial amino acids but is not...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    Nutrition is constantly in today's news. You need to eat well to stay fit and expect to be okay. You must choose the right type and quality of different healthy food choices to...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    Journaling is really helping me to notice patterns and come to some realizations. I am thankful for everything I have going on, but I cannot help but feel stifled. If I could be...
    alm430 alm430 26-30, F Feb 11

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    If you have been feeling tired and don't seem to have the energy that you need to carry you through your busy day, consider what you eat. Good nutrition is so important, and you're...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    Do you know anything about eating well? Have you ever had a plan for nutrition? Are you entirely confident that you're getting everything that you want? If these questions baffle...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    Nutrition is what you drink and drinking into a plan for healthy living. Nutrition is important for living a healthy life. You can enjoy a long life and be healthier with regular...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    I just don't see why seeing someone naked is such a big deal. It seems to be a laughable thing for most people. Perhaps it would be a good control factor over overeating and...
    Rovigatti Rovigatti 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 16

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    Not once My pants have never been loose. Probably through genetics my behind has always been large enough to make my pants rather tight. That, aggravated by overeating and lack of...
    UnhealthySSBBW UnhealthySSBBW 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Welcome to a world of nutrition!Nutrition can be very personal, and it can seem very hard when you do not know what works. The following tips will get you some suggestions.Stop...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    You need to be educated in order to make smart choices about nutrition. You won't be able to eat well if you do not understand nutrition. The following information contained in...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    The doctor's say I am depressed. I find myself binge eating and overeating if I am not aligned with my goals in the gym. Thinking I should just become a bodybuilder or fitness...
    scottieboy90 scottieboy90 22-25, M 5 days ago

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