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    I've been starving myself

    since the summer. I cannot deny that it helped me lose lots of weight. I normally have a little portion of food for lunch (low calories of course) per day, at first it was hard but I got used to it, I'd do anything to become skinny
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 9

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    Starving Again And Loving It.

    Im starving myself again and i'd forgotten how good it feels, i did it a few years ago because i was really overweight and wanted a fast way to see results. Last time i starved myself i lost 7 Stone in about 4 months, but for the second two months i was using my exercise bike for...
    Stezza Stezza 26-30, M 42 Responses Feb 3, 2011

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    I put on too much weight already

    and apparently I am overweight by a lot. It makes me feel terrible knowing that the fat goes to the wrong places I should fast for 3 days because I shouldn't be this overweight Being this overweight is not good for my health and active lifestyle
    cute4me cute4me 16-17, T May 5

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    I hate my body and starving is like heaven to

    me. I feel like the world would be a better place without me.
    2Kawaii4u 2Kawaii4u 13-15, F Mar 3

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    I'm so hungry but I don't want to eat.

    I'm currently recovering from bulimia and the thought of gaining weight petrifies me.
    FrickenChicken FrickenChicken 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    I don't wanna starve myself.

    I live to eat but sometimes I have no choice because I have no money right now. but I can go at least 2 days without eating. even tho by the end my stomach would be messed up
    jenniebaez1992 jenniebaez1992 22-25, F Feb 4

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    I have a habit of starving myself,

    it's like I can't eat until my hands turn purple, or I don't eat until I feel sick. Other girls my age can just eat and eat, I could do that also when I was younger, but it's like I can't anymore. I hate feeling that way, I mean I never planned not to eat, I just lost my...
    jeyhere jeyhere 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    I'm skinny, but recently I've been gaining

    weight due to eating unhealthy stuff and eating a lot due to stress. I recently visited my older sister and she slapped me on my thighs as I was getting ready to sit down near her and she told me "Oooh, girl! You are getting thick. What have you been doing?" Since then, I have...
    laubrown1 laubrown1 18-21, F Jan 4

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    Why Do I Starve Myself.

    So many people ask this question. I starve myself because every morning i look in the mirror The mirror frames my disappointment, exposes my every flaw. I starve myself because i want to be happy, and skinny is the only way i know how I starve myself because sometimes i just...
    Gainingsmileslosingweight Gainingsmileslosingweight 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 3, 2013

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    my self cutting has turned into internal pain.

    this has been going on since around July and it got really bad, I started off only wanting to lose a few pounds and then I just didn't want to stop. I feel so in control and I love the feeling I get after seeing that my weight dropped. I just hope one day I can be pretty
    elizabethcalvin elizabethcalvin 13-15, F Mar 11

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    Hi guys!!! I started starving myself 2 months

    ago and I lost a reasonable amount of weight. But then I got f*** comfortable of my body and started eating again (not a lot though) and stopped going to the gym. Now, I want to get back on track and lose weight. If someone out there could help me, please help me. I want to lose...
    deadkittenssss deadkittenssss 13-15, F Mar 18

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    I like the results kind of

    but i want to lose more weight and i cant stop thinking im fat help... My dad isnt helping he keeps telling me i eat too much and that im a pig when i barely even eat
    anthonymusto55 anthonymusto55 16-17, M 1 Response May 27, 2014

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    Hey guys, I'm new to this website

    and i'm here to share my story and help others. At age 6 I already knew i was the fattest out of everyone (looking back i now know i wasn't at all) and never wanted to wear shorts or a skirt to school because of the fear from being bullied. Age 10 I started hating myself and...
    xoxocat xoxocat 16-17, F Feb 9

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    Hi, I have just started today,

    18 hours in. I just want to feel safe talk to someone about this. I am currently around 180lbs & I want to lose 40-60 in a month, you know before school starts. I'm going back to a school I haven't been to in a year because I was homeschooled because of bullying & I want to show...
    ScenieWeenie ScenieWeenie 18-21, F 8 Responses Jul 8, 2014

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    It Feels Good

    When I'm depressed, it feels good not to eat--I tend to binge and then feel guilty about it.  I'll go a day or two without eating.  The pain in my stomach, the dizziness, it actually feels good.  I guess this would be considered non-purging bulimia and extremely...
    igowild igowild 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 31, 2007

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    I’m not really sure why,

    I just feel like I haven’t earned food.
    Heise Heise 16-17 Feb 19

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    I couldn't make myself eat today

    or most of yesterday and I am past the point of hungry, like I'm so hungry that I'm not hungry anymore. The thought of eating is just making me feel sick. And I can always stand to lose a few pounds. I'm already a skinny *****, but I could be skinnier.
    ThatBitch15 ThatBitch15 18-21, F Feb 2

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    EffyXOXO EffyXOXO 18-21, F Mar 24

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    I usually only eat 100 calories a day.

    I will feel horrible if I eat any more than that. It makes me happy when I don't eat. I really don't know why. I just love the feeling of my stomach being empty.
    ashleygrierrr ashleygrierrr 13-15, F 5 Responses Apr 19, 2014

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    So I starve myself a lot

    but I need some help- how do I convince myself not to eat?? It's just so hard...
    falloutboyloverr falloutboyloverr 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    Today I'm restarting my fast.

    I binged this weekend while with some friends this time I will not give in for a whole month. I will drink water and only eat celery if I feel the urge to binge. I am 140 pounds and I'm 5'4. I hope I can stay strong this time
    sydthekid15 sydthekid15 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 15, 2014

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    Honestly I don't starve myself the way most

    people do. Well I never starve myself purposely anyway. But once in a while I get so hungry but too lazy to find food and so I starve. The feeling itself is just... I don't know how to describe it. It feels good. That doesn't sound right but yeah i like it. It's like I hold...
    CallMeShayYeah CallMeShayYeah 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    Every day I get called fat.

    I got so sick of it I'm starting to starve myself. Who else does this?!?
    sanner019 sanner019 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 11, 2014

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    I'm doing it again . I'm not eating

    and when I do I feel horrible . I lost like 5 pounds which is good . I guess
    shawny97 shawny97 16-17, M 2 Responses Dec 13, 2014

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    I'm down to 120.. My parents keep calling me

    phsycotic. Threatening to send me away. I'm tired of them joking about it and making fun of me.
    theoutcast66 theoutcast66 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 27, 2014

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    If it was up to me the only thing I would eat

    is diet pills... It's physically hard to eat and when I do sometimes I cry I get so upset with myself when I eat that I have this urge to throw up after I eat. I tried going days without eating but my boyfriend won't let me I love him but he makes me eat he even wrote a song...
    penguinpenguins penguinpenguins 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 23, 2014

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    I need a starving buddy.

    Message me if you're interested!
    NotThinYet NotThinYet 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    I've started to starve myself more.

    At the moment I only go 24 hours without food. My mum makes me dinner and I have to eat it. Eating makes me feel sick and guilty. I'm always irritated and moody, but deep down I like being in control.
    FrickenChicken FrickenChicken 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    1 day 2 days 3 days 4.

    ... Darling what is one day more? 5 days 6 days 7 days now Oh it's been a week now. What's one more?
    ImAlittleLost09 ImAlittleLost09 18-21, F Nov 30, 2013

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    I have only eaten -a banana -half a granola

    bar -2 cups of skim milk -half an apple -a few bites of a salad -and 12 raisins In the past 3 days, but I'm still fat my mom told me I was last night, and u did gain bs I'm up to 91lbs and I feel huge...
    imsinkinkimg imsinkinkimg 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 11

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    Hello my name is Kayla ,

    I weigh 198 pounds now ! I am 12 .. yes im not proud of my weight whats so ever , But I have been starving myself for a week or so and ive lost weight ( 8 - 9 lbs. ) I want to be skinny like my friends and I always want to look nice for my vacation in the summer .. I have stress...
    Istarve123 Istarve123 13-15 1 Response Jan 18

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    Starving Buddie?

    Anyone? I really need a friend who understands, I know what I'm doing but motivation helps, please add or message me! And btw if your a hater who is planning on telling me what I'm doing is wrong, then please understand its my life and ill live it how I want.
    autumnnorth1 autumnnorth1 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 4, 2013

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    this is more of a question.

    how do y'all resist food temptation while fasting? I can't lose my weight if I give in!
    Sadieeverette Sadieeverette 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    I'll admit that I do this.

    It's been a problem of mine since like 8th grade, and I'm now almost done with 12th grade. Idk I guess it just gives me control. And when I'm depressed, I just don't eat. However that happens a lot living in my dads house. I am trying to recover but I just never win..
    bemyforeverlove97 bemyforeverlove97 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    i don't think it's bad,

    i love feeling empty and just being tired. gives me a reason to not get out of bed and touch food or see people. ♡
    m00nbeams m00nbeams 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7, 2014

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    I'm so hungry I have not eaten in a few days.

    I'm so afraid to eat! I just can't
    Rose2123 Rose2123 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Because I Can't Keep Watching The Scale Go Up When I'm Trying To Hard.

    I've worked out for an hour a day for two years....somtimes 3 hours....and sure my weight goes down 4 pounds, but it always goes right back up. Im not eating anymore. Two years ago i stopped eating, and that lasted a year...I ate one granola bar a day....I list 20 pounds, i...
    Karlygal Karlygal 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 30, 2013

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    Help

    I need help motivating myself to continue not to eat. I have very little time to lose a lot of weight. Any help will be highly appreciated!
    thankgodforlesbianism thankgodforlesbianism 18-21 3 Responses Jul 22, 2013

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    Cw: 122 Gw: 115 Going to try to fast

    for 2 or 3 days to loose about 5 lbs by the end of the week. I need a coach, message me please. Good luck to me.
    Skinnspiration Skinnspiration 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    I Felt Destroyed Inside After Being Bullied So I Starved Myself

    So I Was A "Normal" Student Going To 6th Grade At The Time And Of Course Like Any Elementary Student They Wanted To Bring Something For Their Class On Their Birthday. So When June Came Around I Didnt Realize That I Would Ever Get Bullied For My Weight, Sexuality, And For Having...
    PorcupineBoyXD PorcupineBoyXD 13-15, M 5 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    I'm just getting into this diet thing feeling

    for food is almost non existent
    Thinner30 Thinner30 26-30, F Apr 24, 2014

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    And Don't Realize It...

    My husband was the only one who knew, but now I want to share...When I was 12 years old, I gained 80, Yes 80 pounds in one summer. My mother took me to the doctor's and I was diagnosed with a medical condition that causes obesity, among other things. There is nothing to do to...
    25tashat25 25tashat25 26-30, F 6 Responses Jun 27, 2011

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    I need an Ana coach to help me lose weight.

    ..AND YES I HAVE AN EATING DISORDER...I just feel like the voices in my head aren't enough... Message me please if you are available!
    OriginalJuli3 OriginalJuli3 18-21, F May 5

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    Heller, this is my first time sharing a post

    with you guys so here I go. I've always been chubby or "thick" most of my life and I never let it bother me. High school changed that for the worst. For 7 years I didn't even think about what kind of opinion people had about me and suddenly I found my self starting to care so...
    GattoBeKittenMeow GattoBeKittenMeow 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 24, 2014

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    Maria134747 Maria134747 16-17, F 7 Responses Aug 2, 2014

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    SoLoveMeLikeYouDo SoLoveMeLikeYouDo 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 24, 2014

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