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From Deja, Age 20 - 08/17/09 - IP#: 75.32.90.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'5", Start: 187 lb, Today: 187 lb (BMI: 31), Goal: 135 lb - All I can say is PLEASE HELP!!! All through H.S I weighed 140-150lbs I thought I was heavy but.... I was happy with myself when I look in the mirror I just found this site searching for answers out of desperation. I've spent over $1,000US on books DVD's and personal trainers. I'm on the verge of hitting 200lbs and I don't want to for my height that is too much and it would DESTROY my confidence level. Someone if you could give me some motivation. I went shopping yesterday for the first time in a long time I used to wear a 9-11 in juniors and an 8 in misses now I wear a 15 in Juniors and a 14 in misses. I'm so down.....I'll look over some of the sucess stories hopefully to help me from NOT eating at all! (LOL I wish. I couldn't stop eating if I tried haha) have a great week you all and I'm glad I found this site. :)_
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From Amanda, Age 20 - 08/17/09 - IP#: 63.135.9.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'8", Start: 225 lb, Today: 165 lb (BMI: 25), Goal: 150 lb - Hey guys! I haven't been on here in about a month. I used to post on the teens board but no one ever answers me (i guess im too old .. lol) but now that I see this board has some more activity i think I'll stay here. Anyways, I moved out with my boyfriend July 1st, and since then its been hard to lose weight. we have a massive amount of stairs to go up everyday, so ive noticed my butt has lifted and toned lol but i haven't dropped any weight yet. But luckily, i got my workout dvd back from my parents place (Shawn T's Rockin Body Workouts.. same dude that does Hip Hop Abs) I LOVE IT. i lost 5 pounds in a month while cheating on occasion in may by doing his workouts (5 pounds is a lot for me, since im nearing my goal) anyway, i wanted to get back into it so i started doing it again. i was soooo freakin sore but it feels awesome. I really want to be in the 150's by christmas, that would be amazing... even like 158 would shock and astound me lol Anyways sorry for rambling, hope you guys are doing well! :)
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From Sonnie, Age 18 - 08/14/09 - IP#: 74.70.200.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'6", Start: 258 lb, Today: 248 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 145 lb - doe anybody have ny advice on how to stay motivated after losing ur 1st ten pounds. N does any body have ny tips on curving ur appetite because it seems like im not satisfied until im completely full..

From Shekina, Age 21 - 08/09/09 - IP#: 99.149.25.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'3", Start: 227 lb, Today: 224.4 lb (BMI: 40), Goal: 145 lb - Yay! I'm so glad to see this site has an 18 + section... I used to come here all the time in my teens, and I had lost a lot of weight... but then it wouldn't let me post any more cause of my age... hoping to get motivated again.... I had a baby 9 months ago and gained all my weight I had lost back and then some. blah... Good to be back.

From Jo, Age 19 - 08/08/09 - IP#: 71.168.242.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'2", Start: 206 lb, Today: 174 lb (BMI %tile: 95), Goal: 130 lb - Ok well in December I was weighed at the doctors at 206lbs, after my first semester of college. Then in February I got very sick, I couldn't eat and hold it down, and if by some miracle I did, I still ended up sick in another way (I know tmi),, my doctors never did figure out what was wrong with me, and i dropped 30lbs. I don't have many cravings.. except for when I get hungry at work.. I work at mcdonalds... I have finally realized that I need to bring my own food to work, after 3 years there... My problem is exercising I move back to school in 2 weeks and I will have the use of the gym, but I keep making up excuses to work out before then, and I know when I get back I will be too tired, and too lazy... what is a good motivational tip
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From Shari, Age 19 - 07/30/09 - IP#: 65.75.89.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'5", Start: 291 lb, Today: 291 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 180 lb - TO AMANDA - I think the reason Im not losing weight is that I have a lot of toxins in my body. What are you doing to detoxify your body? Do you think Juicing is good using vegetables and fruits... I really have to juice my veggies in order to stomach them... I can just hold my nose and swallow ... lol
I gained like 10 lbs and ive been in the gym almost everyday (except saturdays and sundays). I think that means there is a major problem with my body chemistry.
But actually I see a difference in my clothing... Im looking much more fit and in the gym im moving much faster but I need this fat to go away and stay away. This is about me I carry alot of weight in my limbs (thighs and arms and in my butt too) But my torso is kinda very small Im like an hour glass/pear and I dont really look obese thing is i am says the BMI chart. So Maybe the detox will help me with my thighs and arms. and how long is it anyway? And what fruits and veggies do you recommend?

From Claire, Age 18 - 07/29/09 - IP#: 70.65.132.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'3", Start: 10 st 7, Today: 10 st 7 (BMI %tile: 86), Goal: 7 st 10 - So, i used to use this site, it helped me to drop to my goal weight at the time! It was amazing, i didn't hate what i saw in the mirror i had so much confidence, i walked around showing off my stomach and legs and didn't think twice, i actually enjoyed walking past a window and looking at my reflection! Problem is, i have put a lot of the weight back on, and i'm quickly putting more on so i want to do something about it before it gets pretty bad! Where i live there are so many pretty thin girls that i have to keep up with, not for them but for me because it makes me feel supeer good to see them looking at me as competition! So here i go again, starting back from the beginning! Any pieces of advice you have would be amazing! Thanks :)  (Note: 10 st 7 is 147 lb.)

From Kee, Age 18 - 07/22/09 - IP#: 72.218.166.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 172 lb, Today: 172 lb (BMI %tile: 94), Goal: 140 lb - I have been ON for the last couple of days. I've tried toeat between 1500-1800 calories a day for the past 3 days, and so far, I've done it. Counting calories isn't as annoying as it was, and I'm able to ignore the cravings.

From Kee, Age 18 - 07/20/09 - IP#: 72.218.166.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 172 lb, Today: 172 lb (BMI %tile: 94), Goal: 140 lb - I am REALLY freaking out. I'm leaving for college in mid September, and I want to at least be on the way to my goal. I'm just getting so discouraged right now. I just really want to lose the weight, but it's SO hard to not eat what I want when I want. I just want to give up, but I don't want to gain a whole bunch more weight and THEN decide to go on a diet.
Reply from Claire, Age 18 - 07/29/09  - IP#: 70.65.132.xxx

From Mandy*, Age 18 - 07/20/09 - IP#: 58.173.240.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 172 cm, Start: 94 kg, Today: 70.5 kg (BMI %tile: 72), Goal: 64 kg - i know i am so close to my goal but i just cant find any motivation to exercise! i can eat fine, thats not a problem for me its just the exercise. all of my friends are really fit so i am way too embarrased to work out with them. What do you guys do to keep yourselves motivated for excerise? x  (Note: 172 cm, 70.5 kg is 5'8", 155 lb.)
Reply from Mandy*, Age 18 - 07/20/09  - IP#: 58.173.240.xxx

From Jordan, Age 19 - 07/19/09 - IP#: 71.231.22.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 224 lb, Today: 224 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 160 lb - I just had a baby four months ago, and since then have been struggling to lose weight. It's hard because I spend most of my time taking care of him and then I forget to take care of myself.
I am so happy that blubberbuster.com added this section because I need other adults help with this.

From Amanda, Age 20 - 07/14/09 - IP#: 98.134.201.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'5", Start: 220 lb, Today: 210 lb (BMI: 35), Goal: 135 lb - So Im down 5 more lbs that makes a total of 10 lbs Ive only got a week and a half left of my detox diet then I start my regular diet! My goal seems to be getting closer and closer I feel like Im almost there but Ive got like 75 lbs to go thats alot! I'm leaving for California in less that 6-8 months and I want to have met my goal by then I hope thats reasonable!!!
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From Shari, Age 19 - 07/12/09 - IP#: 65.75.89.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 291 lb, Today: 281 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 180 lb - I need motivation badly... I go to the gym and perform my exercises with ease yet im still in the same place... i think i eat too much but its a freakin habbit... i need to learn to make foods from easy everyday things... ive been in the gym 2 months... i wanna quit because i see no results... this is gonna be the last month i try it b4 i go to school but i need motivation. PLEASE I NEED A DIET PLAN... AN EFFECTIVE ONE... IM BEGGING HERE!
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From amanda, Age 18 - 07/10/09 - IP#: 67.87.34.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'2", Start: 180 lb, Today: 180 lb (BMI %tile: 97), Goal: 130 lb - just found this site today but i am sure glad i did. i have been struggling with my weight my whole life and in this past year i have been going up and down. i started at 200 pounds and went to a nutritionist it was amazing i went down t 157 pounds and i felt incredible. but then i stopped going bc it was costly and i thought i coud do it on my own. i slowly began to put on pounds. and now im back to 180. my main problem is that most of my friends are tiny and when we go out we always eat unhealthily. it drives me crazy bc of course the do not gain weight, i do. but i have been inspired today to reach by goal. wish me me luck!
Reply from amanda, Age 20 - 07/14/09  - IP#: 166.165.212.xxx

From Amanda, Age 20 - 07/06/09 - IP#: 98.134.139.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'5", Start: 220 lb, Today: 215 lb (BMI: 36), Goal: 135 lb - I went to california a couple months ago and looking at all the pretty thin people on the beach I realized just how big I actually am! So Now Ive lost 5 lbs and Im working on losing more! my goal is 135 because I dont want to be a tooth pick but I want to feel better about myself! Im happy with what I've done so far but I have a long way to go...80lbs to be exact!
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