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I Want to Be Healthy

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    I just wish some miracle would take all my

    health issues away... and I'd be alright.... and not something new constantly popping up and staying and not going away..
    laleee laleee 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    Oh my gosh! I'm so excited!

    I went to Walmart and got fruits, juice, vegetables and some other healthy things and my friend and I are trying a diet plan (I will post it if it works!) but it's got a list of foods for me to eat but it's supposed to help me lose 7-10 pounds in a week :) I'm super happy that...
    brooklyn18 brooklyn18 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 21

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    I have chronic Lyme disease

    and have had it for around nine years. I have asperges, scoliosis, no nerves in my throat, memory problems from a brain bleed when I was born, reflux, asthma, audio processing, chronic fatigue, and more. The hardest thing for me is the Lyme, I didn't have half if these health...
    BrainnahGrace BrainnahGrace 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    arees1990 arees1990 22-25, M Jan 13

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    I love feeling confident health wise.

    I love to look at my self a see muscles and tan skin. I love being attractive and hate to look unattractive being ignored by other women. Looking great is key for me
    Nothingbutlove1 Nothingbutlove1 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    I'm terrified of growing old

    and being unhealthy but not having the energy to fix it. So I want to be healthy now, at a young age.
    scarynipple scarynipple 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Havalsarbaz Havalsarbaz 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I really can't forget fast foods more

    than 4 months but I want to leave them completely and this is what I can't....
    erfan316 erfan316 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    The Not Normal News

    There’s something Marcel Proust wrote that’s been flashing into my head lately : “Everything great in the world comes from neurotics. They alone have founded our religions and composed our masterpieces.” There’s just enough French in me that this makes sense...
    JavaBabe JavaBabe 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 18, 2013

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    I love being healthy.

    This is why I work out and eat healthy as well. I want my family to be healthy too. I encourage my husband and kids to work out and to eat appropriately.
    momworkingout momworkingout 36-40, F Jun 14

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    Last year I got some weird sickness

    and missed 4 months of school then I went into chronic fatigue and missed even more school... Then this year I got mono, a stomach ulcer, and a problem with my esophagus . I'm in love with sports and athletic stuff. With my health problems I can't do anything physical. It's the...
    sammylynn333 sammylynn333 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Man moobs -.- the worst thing

    that could happen to anyone ....
    akisNick akisNick 18-21, M Dec 29, 2013

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    I Wonder

     you know, i imagine it takes a LOT of time to become a truly healthy person, and STAY that way. i wonder where people get the energy to eat healthy, yet interesting meals, go for their daily jog (or other exercise), also remembering to do a little strength training, have a...
    starloree starloree 26-30, F 3 Responses May 13, 2009

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    Once Im old Enough Ill Be Able To Fix My Health.

    I stopped by Ms Molle's.. She's mostly disliked by kids so she always has time for me. Mrs Edwards is pregnant and i feel like i used up all my help credits last year. Ms Molle told me ms Edwards misses me and that i should never feel that way. I was laying in Ms Molles class...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 3, 2013

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    i have eczema on my whole body except thankfully

    for my face which arrives at some time. my body has become darker and my neck is black from pigmentation as far as i remember. i often have runny nose. gastric problem, i am thin but have double chin. i used to have beautiful silky hair but now they are short and i have problem...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 28

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    Getting healthier has gotten me to appreciate

    better things. My day used to consist of Energy Drinks, processed vending machine sandwiches, chips, beer, and colas. Now, I'm starting to appreciate things I've never done consistently. Like egg white omelette's with al dente baby spinach, green onions, red pepper, feta, and...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    kaaigee kaaigee 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 30

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    I am scared. Went for MRI to measure size of

    lumps in my neck. I also have spinal stenosis in c3/c4. I get numb in my hands. Doctor called today June 10, she wants to see me. She got my blood work back. I can't sleep.
    jaml jaml 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 11

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    Anyone got some tips to be healthy ?

    P.s my family is not helthy :)
    cheeringforlife20 cheeringforlife20 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    Tlythatswsup Tlythatswsup 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 4

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    Off to hospital. Lump behind my left ear is 3

    inch and is hard and hurts. Grew in the last week and hurts a lot.
    jaml jaml 41-45, M 4 Responses Jun 22

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    Cheerleading is amazing exercise

    but I want to work out and do more conditioning so I can be amazing and be a strong all round athlete and have strong tumbling
    chloeemiw chloeemiw 13-15, F Jul 14

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    That's All

    I want to be healthy, that's all. I was looking at the groups I belonged to & one of my top experiences was I Want To Be Skinny. Well, I've changed my mind. I don't want to be skinny. I want to be fit & healthy. I don't want to see all my bones. I don't want to look...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 18, 2008

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    Physical and mental. Exercise,

    work, socializing, keeping sane.
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I'm Pretty Healthy

    There are a few things I could do better.  However, I quit smoking, stopped taking all those meds and cut back on the drinking.  I've always eaten pretty healthy and I drink a ton of water.  I need to get more active though.
    snugglebunny156 snugglebunny156 31-35, F 1 Response May 25, 2008

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    I'm still in my 20's

    but suddenly got osteoarthritis this year in both knees and can't walk and am in constant pain. My dad died when I was 24 and since then my mom now suffers from severe neurological/physical problems to where she needs daily help. So it's very difficult to get by each day when I...
    tmac543 tmac543 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    A Warning To All Women!!! Please Read!!!

    Ladies always listen to your gut when it comes to your health. You know best. Two months ago, I reported something suspicious to my family doctor. I basically had unusual breast pain with sharp intense pangs in my left breast.  My breast was also swollen and felt very active...
    lagatta lagatta 41-45, F 7 Responses Nov 24, 2012

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    I gained 1lb today I don't look

    for feel fat but I can't believe I gained:(
    roxiegirl114 roxiegirl114 26-30, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Juice!

    I am going to buy a Juicer and start to just juice everything. Vegetables, fruits, and anything else I look up that is good to juice. I hear that it is good to clean out your body, lose weight, and it makes you even have more energy. I am over weight and my friend said he tried...
    Looda18 Looda18 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2, 2012

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    There's nothing like a good old fart,

    you know the one where it really stinks and you blame it on some one else and get away with it!
    phillsproject phillsproject 36-40, M Jan 1

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    How To Be Slow, Ineffective, And Cause Needless Pain And Suffering

    "How do I work with anxiety about social situations? How do I work with someone who is having trouble getting over a breakup? How about nail biting? Smoking? Phobias? I think those questions lead us in a not-so-useful direction. I understand why people ask them though… The...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 12, 2013

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    We Are A Product Of The Choices We Make

    Every day we are bombarded with choices. What to wear, what to eat, where to go. We usually chose our career field. We chose our spouse. We chose where we will live, what house to buy, what car to drive. Each choice is another step that ultimately defines who we are. Some choices...
    ilovedisneysothere ilovedisneysothere 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2010

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    Spring Clean Up (mind/body/soul)

    Hello everyone! I'd like to share some resolutions with you, if I may. I feel that if I do this, it would help me stay on track. I'd also like to document my progress here. It's not just smoking, although that's my number one goal!   I'm a 23 year old female, full time...
    evusenok evusenok 22-25 Mar 19, 2012

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    Just ordered my new asics!

    They can't get here soon enough, this girl's got some dimples to run off!!
    PassionEarth9 PassionEarth9 22-25, F Apr 24

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    Kick Your Soda Habit With Phix Energy!

    Soda. It has become the four-letter word of beverages. Of all the drinks on the market, soda probably has the worst reputation -- and rightfully so! Science and medical research point their collective finger at soda, and blame it for everything from diabetes to tooth decay...
    goldenmoments goldenmoments 26-30 2 Responses Apr 21, 2009

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    maine1stretcher maine1stretcher 61-65, M Dec 1, 2013

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    Heart Surgery Next Week

    So I'm having heart surgery next tues and I'm pretty nervous about it. My dr. says that everything will be fine b/c i'm young and otherwise pretty healthy. But, the thought of his sawing through my chest is scary as hell. I'm having a valve replacement and I've watched the...
    Jocastacocoa Jocastacocoa 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 21, 2013

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    Healthy And Informed~

    Whether you do, or do not go for organic food, you will be pleased with this very informative website.  Over the last couple years the contributors to this site have opened my eyes to many things going on in the food industry.  If you want to be Healthy- be Healthy AND Informed...
    gotsalsa gotsalsa 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 8, 2012

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    I can't stand for long periods of time

    or I start to feel like I'm going to pass out, sometimes just sitting up makes me feel faint. What is going on with my body? Why must I feel so weak?
    PrettyEyesBrokenSmile PrettyEyesBrokenSmile 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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    Health Vs Wealth

    Rani was the eldest of the four children. Her mother’s health was fainting with asthma. Following her mother’s illness her father had gone in search of a job to another city, but had never returned. The responsibility of the family fell on Rani’s little shoulders. The...
    Rockyjones001 Rockyjones001 26-30, M 6 Responses Mar 6, 2013

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    I love to eat kippered herring.

    The people I work with can't stand the smell but I rather enjoy it. At only 81 calories, Polar Kipper Snacks has zero grams of sugar, zero carbs, zero Trans Fat, and 7 grams of Protein. I don't work for Polar. They're just a little less money and I think they taste better. I...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 46-50, M Jan 22

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    My Summer Goals

    1. Slowly build up my endurance and start running again. 2. Swimming! 3. Try to do yoga again, despite fibromyalgia. 4. Focus on improving my health, NOT losing weight.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 23, 2013

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    I miss eating healthy

    and working out while feeling great about myself. Now I don't even work out anymore. I make up too many excuses that I don't even know how to get back on track. I see everyone working out and going to the gym all the time while I do nothing. The main issue with me is eating...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 20

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    I need help and support,

    I have recently given up drinking Coca Cola and suffering withdrawal.
    sammycarpenter sammycarpenter 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 12

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    There is not such thing as healthy, but all food that is from the ground, or from trees, fruits, vegetables, seeds, drink-nothing else apart from water. No dairy, no egg, no meat...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Hey Guys. In 2010, I weighed about 330 lbs (150 kg) I was fat and sick and depressed- I had a horrible body image. I started getting fat at about age 16. I was eating loads of...
    Marathoner Marathoner 31-35, M 5 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    My name kali i sell my kidney for my house loan plss any want my kidney plsss call me age 25 Blood b positive healthy
    kali555 kali555 22-25, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    . I like to make up songs while I'm brushing my teeth! And it makes me laugh when I hear myself ! 2. I'm hopelessly addicted to using exclamations points excessively!!!! 3. I have...
    Alicexnum2 Alicexnum2 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    If you want to start juicing on a regular basis, it can help to have some basic tips to work with. Following these juicing techniques will get you off to the right start. Apply...
    greensdrinksnews greensdrinksnews 26-30, M Jul 9

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    Ok here's the thing I need help with. When I was young I was 95bls and 4'11. Now I am 4'11'' and 172 lbs. I want to about 130 lbs but I have no will power, no want to stop having...
    Surrick Surrick 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    My wife is in her late 30s and has always been morbidly obese. She had always been comfortable with and accepting of her weight. When we got together 16 years ago she was 5'0...
    hsnpman hsnpman 36-40 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've been a bigger girl all my life, when I was 16 I was 5'10" and 235 lbs, and through some risky practices I was able to get down to 145 and maintain that for a while. Well once...
    missjae93 missjae93 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 1

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