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    Finding The Answer To Weight Loss

    Losing weight is one of the hardest things in life to do. You don't know how tough it is to lose weight until you have tried and failed, tried again and failed again, tried again and have given up, tried again and failed again, etc. The cycle keeps going until you give completely...
    time4xyng time4xyng 41-45, F Jun 9, 2012

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    Up And Down And Up And Down And Up And Down...

    I gained 45 months in two months. Maybe a mixture of pills and therapy but i took a big self esteem kick and it doesnt help that im bulemia/anorexic because i will just take it out on myself in some ways. iv lost about ten now...took months but its going slowly...sometimes...
    jgraleigh jgraleigh 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 19, 2009

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    Finding The Answer To Weight Loss

    Losing weight is one of the hardest things in life to do. You don't know how tough it is to lose weight until you have tried and failed, tried again and failed again, tried again and have given up, tried again and failed again, etc. The cycle keeps going until you give completely...
    time4xyng time4xyng 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 9, 2012

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    Do I Have to Leave Now?

    My weight is going, going but not quite gone.  I have now lost 47 lbs since August YAY! The main reason that I haven't stopped is that I keep blowing past my goal. I am now 11 lbs below my original goal that I set in August. I am only 8 lbs above my second goal but now...
    deleted767 deleted767 46-50 4 Responses Dec 14, 2008

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    I Lost 125lbs And Here Is How!

    I've finally found something to help me lose weight! It is called body by vi. My cousin Tina Ealy who recently joined called me up and told me to create a profile on here and explain what body by vi is and how it helped me to lose weight! Well for starters I am 5'10 and I weigh...
    VIVictoriousOne VIVictoriousOne 31-35, F Oct 1, 2012

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    I Will Do It!

    I have lost 34+ pounds since August and I am so thrilled I am going to lose 20 more because it feels to good and I have love how I feel without those lbs hanging around
    deleted767 deleted767 46-50 3 Responses Nov 11, 2008

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    I just want lose about 5 kgss im 52 kg and 5'1 is 5 kilos very big 😭😭😭😭
    Regkid Regkid 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I couldn't move on my experience last year 2014 about my college entrance exams in some state universities. I took exams in PNU,RTU & PUP but none of those I passed... I failed the...
    jonnvee jonnvee 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    i am 18 years old, 5'3" and weigh around 170 lbs. no better time than the present to start working on a resolution. when i weighed 130 my pediatrician said to try not to gain any...
    AmethystMoonChild AmethystMoonChild 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    ViSalus and myself are challenging you and everyone else to make your health a priority for the next 90 days. Each customer loses 10 lbs or builds 10 lbs of muscle, ViSalus donates...
    aplunkett2310 aplunkett2310 26-30, M Jan 18

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    ViSalus and myself are challenging you and everyone else to make your health a priority for the next 90 days. Each customer loses 10 lbs or builds 10 lbs of muscle, ViSalus donates...
    aplunkett2310 aplunkett2310 26-30, M Jan 18

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    I think I want to throw my scales out the window. I've had 5 people noticed or said they think I have lost weight. I lost some weight initially but my scales have gone back up...
    forbidden67 forbidden67 46-50, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I'm 18, 5'0, and 143 lbs! I have recently gotten the Bowflex Treadclimber for Christmas....I was 153 when I started walking and I've lost 10 lbs. I want to get down to 115 by the...
    AvaDay AvaDay 18-21, F 17 Responses 5 days ago

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    I got so fat after my girlfriend died. I just couldn't really handle it. But I've lost 30 lbs and now I'm thinner, a little more so than I was before. But losing weight is...
    ThatBitch18 ThatBitch18 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    5'2 and currently 103 lbs. Wanna lose 3 lbs but it seems impossible when I eat scrambled eggs, nuggets and fries for breakfast everyday.
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I've lost 10 lbs in 2 weeks! The first week was the best! I lost 12 lbs, the second week I gained 2 lbs back. I'm feeling so unmotivated now. :-(
    lilpoetbear lilpoetbear 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    I'm down 10 lbs since January 9th!!! I'm now at 265 lbs. I have a loooong way to go but I AM going to do it. My clothes are fitting better, my energy level has spiked, I'm happier...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 22 Responses 1 day ago

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    I need some advice to keep me motivated! the first week I did great losing 15 lbs! second week I gained 2 lbs back I felt a little discouraged. this week I fell off the wagon and...
    lilpoetbear lilpoetbear 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I weighed myself this morning I'm at 217 lbs. I want to drop to about 180 lbs. actually the number doesn't really matter I just really want to tighten my abdominal muscles. I hear...
    MrsGigalowJr MrsGigalowJr 26-30, F 9 Responses Jan 3

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    I want to be 80 lbs. I've already lost 25 lbs and I've gone down a size or two in jeans but I'm still fat as hell and right now I feel gross, I ate way too much today. But I haven...
    SheSaid15 SheSaid15 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    I'm down 8 lbs since January 9th. I've been working my *** off. Walking a mile a day. I started at 275 lbs. I was so grossed out when I saw that number I knew I had to do something...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I want to lose 5 lbs. It seems like most of my weight goes down south. My arms and stomach stay pretty much the same. But my thighs, my hips spread. I like to have full thighs but...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Since the 1st I have been hitting the gym 4xs a week and have cut out all fast food from my diet. On the 1st, I took a selfie(Which I despise doing BTW) and will wait until June...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I bought more thin clothes than ever to motivate myself...they should be coming today...dresses, tops, bottoms, etc. However I purchased these before the war with my fake Mother...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Since I moved up to college (for one short semester) I gained 30 lbs. I need to lose weight like yesterday! I've lost tons of weight before but I'm now back at square one, and it...
    melmal95 melmal95 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I did not start as an overweight person. When I was a kid I was very skinny, and Chinese looking. However, when I went into the 2nd grade of elementary I started to realize I love...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    I weigh 175 lbs being 5'2 I know it's not a healthy weight I'm currently at. I've tried working on my weight countless times but I know it's my eating habits which is hard to break...
    JeannieInAChampagneBottle JeannieInAChampagneBottle 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I am 144 pound (5'5)and I want to get down to 100 pounds. I have already lost 31 pounds as I used to be 175 also before I weighed 175 I weighed 157 lbs then the next time I stepped...
    readyforsummer readyforsummer 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    Ugh I am 14 and I weigh 134 lbs :( I'm so fat
    StichesAndSmiles StichesAndSmiles 13-15, M 5 Responses Jan 8

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    I started my weight loss experience on December 5. On a strict 1000 calorie diet and exercising every other day for 30 min to Richard Simmons - Sweating to the Oldies. I was...
    bluediamond325 bluediamond325 26-30, F Jan 10

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    i've been lazy these last few days on my ten minute exercise goal so i added them up. i never thought i could survive a 40 minute work out, but i did. i even took less than five...
    AmethystMoonChild AmethystMoonChild 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    Down 20 lbs, after 3 rounds of the 21 day fix, following the workouts and meal plans as well as my daily dose of Shakeology. I'm feeling great, more confident, energetic, and best...
    fearlessandfit fearlessandfit 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 20

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    Time to buckle down and buckle down hard! I gained a few lbs, part of it could be fluid. You know how that goes for us ladies once a month. Nevertheless I have cheated for the past...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It's been exactly a week and I've lost 8 lbs! I'm so excited to see how next week goes! :) wish me luck!
    Smalltowngirl15 Smalltowngirl15 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I wish that I could find someone that would love me for who I am. I've been alone for so long and unhappy for so long, I just don't feel that it is possible. I want someone to love...
    chaosgroupie chaosgroupie 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 16

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    I'm 5'3" and 90 lbs. I'm trying to gain 10-15 lbs. in a nutritious, healthy manner. Tips/suggestions? I just want to be skinny fit and not skinny fat!
    lamalbelle lamalbelle 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    This year I want to lose weight and not because of Summer but for my own good . I'm actually a perfect weight for my height , I'm like 5ft9 and weigh 154 pounds . I'm actually a U...
    secret687 secret687 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I have been over weight since I was a little girl and it is really hard for me to lose weight. I am over weight by almost 70 pounds and I feel that it is affecting my friendships...
    TimidGrl01 TimidGrl01 18-21, F 11 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    My girlfriend (22 5'3 105 lbs) went out on a girls night out with about 6 friends of hers. The majority of them either dislike me or don't know me and are all single. My gf wore a...
    702vee 702vee 22-25, M Jan 8

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    My girlfriend (22 5'3 115 lbs) went out on a girls night out with about 6 friends of hers that were girls. The majority of them either dislike me or don't know me and are all...
    702vee 702vee 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 8

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    I'm 5'8", and I weigh about 145 pounds. I can't help but feel like I could atleast lose 10 pounds. I play sports, such as track and basketball, but I never seem to lose weight. I...
    Eccedentesiast201 Eccedentesiast201 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Central Florida glutton here who seeks a woman to fatten him up as big as they both desire. I'm 6'2" and weigh 280 right now with an immediate desire to get to 300 lbs. My big...
    fatmangaining fatmangaining 56-60, M Dec 29, 2014

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    I want to be fat after all the great, amazing stories I have read on this site. I am currently in 7th grade, about 50-60 lbs at 4ft 4in, which is considered underweight. Should I...
    Moaks Moaks 16-17 3 Responses Jan 3

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    So for one of my New Years resolutions I want to lose a few pounds. I'm not extremely obese but definitely not the weight I want to be. In the past I have tried to eat healthy and...
    lachica12100 lachica12100 13-15, F Jan 7

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    Does anyone want to be my weight loss buddy/ friend?. Ideally someone who wants to lose weight by the summer doing similar activities as myself. I know it's crazy but I want to...
    theusunghero3 theusunghero3 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 18

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