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I Support Others Who Try to Lose Weight

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 60 People

    It Is So Difficult

      Losing weight is just so difficult and I sympathize with anyone going through it whether they are trying to lose that last nagging bit or have a long way to go. I haven't been heavy my whole life I have had definite ups and downs. Several years ago it got to the point...
    bassplayer bassplayer 46-50, M 16 Responses Nov 1, 2008

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    Becuase....

    ..... I thank you SHOULD lose weigh! You cant be happy ( truly ) happy fat. I know that I take my weigh lose a little more dramatic, but that dosnt mean you cant look nice. I know that I want to be REALLY skinny and you dont have to want that but I do. But I dont thank you...
    Geinger Geinger 16-17, F Nov 27, 2011

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    I Am Worth It...

    I have been carrying added weight all my life; part of it was due to abuse as a teen while I was losing weight and "getting attention" from the boys. I kept the weight on to protect me all these years. I am facing turning 50 very soon and "being at my all time highest weight" is...
    fightn4me fightn4me 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2012

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    We Should Stick Together

    I myself am morbidly obese and know the ups and downs of dieting.I support anyone who is trying to lose weight because I know first hand how hard it is to find a plan and it's even harder to stick to it. I know that support is something I need to help to achieve my weight loss...
    diamond33 diamond33 31-35 Jun 16, 2008

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    Sabotage

    Today was not as rewarding as yesterday but at least I realize my mistakes.I work the night shift so at around 4a.m. I had a small bag of sunchips I got off of work at 7:30 went home and my husband had fixed some bacon I was going to fix the eggs until I discovered the bacon was...
    diamond33 diamond33 31-35 1 Response Jun 17, 2008

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    Finally Making The Right Moves

    I'm 21 and I want to be alive!!!! I deserve better.  My goal is to lose 150 lbs. My mother and father was on the net one night and found the help and support I needed. I love them so much.  :-) I have a coach now.  I know he can help you too. 2012 is mine!!!!
    2012Goals 2012Goals 18-21 Dec 4, 2011

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    Stick to It

    Today I ate breakfast at around 9:30 it was a Healthy choice meal that was 300 calories.My daily goal is 1500 calories so I have plenty more to go oh and I had a 100 calorie snack pack (Oreo) very tasty.I drink lots of water so that will help me to stay full.I'm feeling good and...
    diamond33 diamond33 31-35 Jun 16, 2008

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    I'm a 13 year old girl 5'1 (152cm) tall and weighing 72kg (158.7 pounds). I am very very overweight for my age. Please don't classify me as one of those body obsessed tweens or...
    nerdyxkisses nerdyxkisses 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I would love to lose weight anf be cute again. but sadly I have this belly that I can't get rid of and practically every med I'm on causes weight gain. I have a cute face though...
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 8

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    I feel so fat and I am so fat but I don't know what to do?? I'm so desperate to lose weight but eat so much food and my parents won't throw out all the junk food!! It's so horrible...
    Danielle1998 Danielle1998 16-17 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I am kind of afraid that I won't feel so much like myself once I lose weight. I have always been bigger than other girls, and it just feels like it's a part of me because it has...
    ofnoimportance ofnoimportance 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 15

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    I want to lose weight, especially since my sister just got engaged and I don't want to be this size for the wedding. It's hard for me to do things like this alone. Are there any...
    TiredOfBeingHurt TiredOfBeingHurt 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 23

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    Today I had some sweets and I noticed I don't crave them as much as I used to, nor that I enjoy them as much as I used to. I think I'm past the addiction now. The hardest part of...
    Junkard Junkard 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 19

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    I've come to the conclusion that I don't love my body as much as I should. I don't see it as ideal in any form, and I'm determined to lose weight! I exercise, do my best to eat...
    MariosGirl95 MariosGirl95 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    tired of being overweight.. i seriously want to lose weight..i can't buy pretty dresses cuz they are not of my size and i always end up looking like a little fat buffalo lol...
    loveiseverything18 loveiseverything18 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I was weighed back in 2012 at the weight of 184 lbs. It is now three years later and I am confident that my training to become a wrestler has helped me lose weight. Does anyone...
    JennatheOddball JennatheOddball 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I weigh 160 and am 5 ft 2. I have a stomach that makes me look 4 months pregnant. I want to be able to wear a two piece bikini this summer but can't get motivated to lose weight. I...
    ButterflyFairy18 ButterflyFairy18 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 19

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    I am still a bit overweight and I would like to lose it. The other day I realized I love playing volleyball and would like to do it for recreation since I'm not nearly good enough...
    Xoxolife Xoxolife 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    I want to lose weight but I just can't seem to stick with any diet, I hate myself to much and end up giving up because I feel disgusting and ugly and that losing is weight is to...
    Debbiefrangipani Debbiefrangipani 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Im trying to lose weight before summer >_< im 5'2 and need to be at least 55kg by November or December, so im going to try and lose 40 kg! I don't know what to do though or if I...
    MechanicalHeart MechanicalHeart 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I went to the doctor's and for the first time, I am obese, have high triglycerides and cholesterol. I weigh 251 lbs up from 215 a year ago and 170 in college, so thats a total of...
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 3 Responses Apr 19

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    i hate when people talk to me about my weight it makes me feel like **** and my mother doesn't even care. shes suppose to love me for me. but instead shes just talking about how...
    prettyladiexx prettyladiexx 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I don't want to lose weight just because I am underweight and need to gain just a few pounds to be back to my normal, healthy weight.
    Mariegirl1984 Mariegirl1984 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I finally found something that works for me! I had been working out 5-6 days a week and not losing any weight until a friend introduced me to AdvoCare! I'm on day 18 of the 24 day...
    Hrzimmerman Hrzimmerman 22-25 1 day ago

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    I'm trying to lose weight...... By starving myself. If I eat I throw it up... Am I relapsing into my bolema?
    Kar197 Kar197 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I'm restarting, for the whatever time, my journey to lose weight... Yesterday i did ok in the food department But i sat. in the sofá all night... Need to move...
    Crazymad77 Crazymad77 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    This is probably really common for all girls. Maybe even men too. But I really want to lose weight. Be fit you know :) Ready for the bikini season. It's just really hard! So I'm...
    CallMeAmy CallMeAmy 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Several weeks and I've still not lost anything but a few grams. Ive been trying so hard with exercise. I cut out all the junk I was eating. Why am I still so far after weeks now...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Apr 9

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    What do you guys have to say about Garcinia Cambogia to lose weight?
    Faith89 Faith89 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 11

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    I've been trying to lose weight for awhile now. I just feel uncomfortable in my sink. I feel the need to wear a corset type thing whenever I go anywhere. I don't feel comfortable...
    JKenagy JKenagy 18-21, F Apr 13

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    Im trying my best to lose weight. What is the most adviseable frequency of working out? How many times a week? My body is aching so bad
    LadyInFuchsia LadyInFuchsia 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 15

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    I seriously need to lose weight. my butt and thighs are too big and my hips are too big. I'm 5ft and 138 pounds. Fat hourglass and I need to get thin to fit clothes better.
    JoyJoy7 JoyJoy7 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    I didn't realize until today how much I need to lose weight. I'm not "fat" but I'm a little chubby. And in the photos taken of my siblings and myself, I look like I've gained 10...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 17

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    Heyy everyone! So I've been getting messages about losing up to 15 lbs in just 21 days, although I want to note that it costs some money. If you would just like pointers on what...
    tycruz92 tycruz92 22-25, M Apr 17

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    i say everyday to myself that i should lose weight and should start dieting from tomorrow onwards.. but that tomorrow never came.. O_O
    iamyoursunshine iamyoursunshine 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 20

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    I'm Amani and I have Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome aka PCOS. SO it's damn near impossible for me to have kids. And it's very difficult for me to lose weight. But I am proud to say...
    tbhamani tbhamani 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 21

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    I want to lose weight, But I'm 15 years old & I only weigh 49 kg. Should I be worried?
    brownhairdontcare3 brownhairdontcare3 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 25

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    What I'm doing to lose weight is, eat my 3 meals a day, but not as much as I usually do, and for the rest of the day, when I'm hungry but it's not time to eat, or if I want to eat...
    CantMakeUpMyMind333 CantMakeUpMyMind333 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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    I want to lose weight so I haven't ate for a hole day going for a week
    hmg21699 hmg21699 18-21 4 Responses Apr 26

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    I love my body far too much to ever lose weight. Nothing beats being able to jiggle around, getting surprised looks after gaining a few pounds, not caring about calories or health...
    BiggerIsBetter44 BiggerIsBetter44 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    Have been trying to lose weight for the past 3 months. Joined a gym. I do yoga on a few days a aweek. But haven't lost a single pound
    crk4rk crk4rk 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I need to lose weight to look better in my prom dress. But ugh i just gained 2 pounds instead. That really sucks for me. Oh well though, prom will probably suck anyway tbh.
    DeepBlood DeepBlood 13-15, F 2 days ago

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