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I Starve Myself

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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's what I've been doing

    for about six months now. I fast for a couple days then end up binging and then I start to fast again. it's a never ending cycle and I wish I could just reach my goal weight. I'm so ******* fat.
    suicidegetout suicidegetout 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 18, 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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    im in love with the feeling,

    lost one pound today!
    Banabear Banabear 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11, 2014

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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 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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    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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    I weigh 260 at just under 5 foot.

    I am morbidly obese. I am calorie restricting at 500 calories a day with moderate exercise and whenever I'm hungry I drink a glass of water and when it gets really bad I have a cup of coffee with two sugars. It helps, a lot. I know it's not a healthy way to lose weight but I can...
    Kimi0 Kimi0 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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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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    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’m not really sure why,

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

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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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    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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    im super close to my goal weight!

    I have been only had a kale smoothie every day for 2 weeks! im kinda proud
    boredgirl02 boredgirl02 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    I have been trying to fully commit to starving

    myself and I have been trying to eat less food since April 29th so I made a food log and now I am fully ready to stay committed. I have a plan to only eat 800-900 calories a day but I'm sure I will be persuaded casually so I will need others help! I really want to be skinny
    radicaldieter radicaldieter 18-21, F Jun 14

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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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    Win not sure how but I last all weekend without

    eating! I feel ok! I've drank a ton of water today and that's really help me feel full! I wasn't sure I was going to make it but I did! Now let's see if I can make it til Monday! I think I can
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 7

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    I've always have had problems with my weight.

    I've always been the 'big' girl out of all my friends. And I hate that feeling. it makes me sick. I've tried so many diets and nothing helps. I hate myself.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 20

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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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    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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    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 hate my body and starving is like heaven to

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

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    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    PrayingForBetterDays PrayingForBetterDays 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2014

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    I wish I didn't have to eat.

    I wish I could go on and on without eating. I wish I could look in the mirror and not be disgusted.
    Valentine244 Valentine244 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    I need a friend to help me stay on track

    because my goal is to lose 15 pounds! :)
    Rileyann00 Rileyann00 16-17, F 4 days ago

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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 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 31, 2007

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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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    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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    Does anyone else get like a high feeling

    when they don't eat for a while? Or if they just eat a little bit all day? Cause I sometimes don't eat all day or just snack a little bit and I get a dizzy-high feeling.
    GoldenHeart69 GoldenHeart69 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 17

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    this is it. I'm starting to starve tomorrow.

    and I need a lot of support.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 20

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    I will starve to loose weight

    and walk until im in pain, punishment? Maybe. Guilt? Self hate? Suicidal thoughts? Yes. Want to be up in the clouds :(
    krystalkool84 krystalkool84 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I'm 165cm and about 125kg

    and after reading about manic3289's experience, would like to try to see if it works. Update: I'm allowing myself unsweetened green tea. Update: I'm on to the third day and I must admit, I keep thinking about food. But I've also realised that it's really a habit. Haven't...
    kuuderekitsune kuuderekitsune 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    EffyXOXO EffyXOXO 18-21, F Mar 24

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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 16-17 1 Response Jan 18

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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 2 Responses Mar 11

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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 43 Responses Feb 3, 2011

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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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    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 starving myself again,

    I of course don't enjoy the feeling and I love food but I am only doing this just till I'm skinny, then I will continue to eat healthy and work out. I just need to be skinny.
    IwillBePretty4U IwillBePretty4U 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 11

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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
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 29

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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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    Restarting this tomorrow

    because i messed up... My weight keeps fluctuating and its annoying me a lot, so what im going to do is just drink tea and lots of water and dont eat a thing until Monday. :) with exerise though ;) I really want to lose a lot of weight before summer.
    AokiKoixora AokiKoixora 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 15

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    VividMEhot VividMEhot 16-17, F May 4

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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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    Whatever, IDC. Tomorrow,

    I won't eat anything. I don't deserve it. No food for me tomorrow. I need to lose the weight I've gained today by eating like an stupid fat pig. I'm soooo disgusting. I'm so stupid. Ugh.
    LittleUnicorn LittleUnicorn 18-21 4 Responses Mar 2

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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