WT LOSS STRUGGLES Pg. 13
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From Dana, Age 15 - 06/16/12 - IP#: 86.23.120.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'11", Start: 283 lb, Today: 289 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 110 lb - I only just realised how fat i really am. I am almost 300 pounds! How did i let myself get to this?Ive always been bullied for being fat but i never realised how fat i actually am, i always thought i was just a little bit over weight but now the doctor has told me i have to lose atleast 150 pounds! Ive never lost a pound in my life! Please, please help me! What do i do? I want to be able to walk like a normal person instead of waddling or feeling my belly hanging down to touch my thighs! Please, i beg you to help me, ill do anything!
Reply from Grace, Age 17 - 07/03/12  - IP#: 166.248.82.xxx
Reply from Shalini, Age 13 - 07/03/12  - IP#: 112.135.128.xxx
Reply from Bonnie, Age 15 - 06/24/12  - IP#: 86.5.10.xxx
Reply from Brittany, Age 19 - 06/21/12  - IP#: 76.186.201.xxx
Reply from Ashley, Age 16 - 06/20/12  - IP#: 71.79.169.xxx
Reply from Sabrina, Age 13 - 06/16/12  - IP#: 174.54.152.xxx
Reply from Dana, Age 15 - 06/16/12  - IP#: 86.23.120.xxx
Reply from Sabrina, Age 13 - 06/16/12  - IP#: 174.54.152.xxx

From Maddie, Age 14 - 06/15/12 - IP#: 208.90.180.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 171 lb, Today: 155 lb (BMI %tile: 93), Goal: 113 lb - Ha ha. Was a little bit too serious there, but ya know what? When you are missing things because your weight (Water parks, swim meets, chilling in the Arizona heat wearing a tanktop and jean shorts, or even WEARING short sleeves) it makes you really upset. I did this to myself, and for the first time in all my life, I'm finally owning up to it.
I've always excelled in everything I do. From doing double grades or making a lot of money from my own online business, but there is one thing I haven't mastered yet, and thats weightloss. It's really irritating and I'm sooo sick of it, so no matter how crappy I feel or how much I object, I'm going to get outta bed tomorrow morning, eat a healthy, portion correct meal, leash up my dog and go for a half hour jog. Then I'm also going to follow the rest of my plan too.
I've already lose 16 pounds and I know I can lose another 42, if I really try.
So, even though I've posted stuff like this a million times before, but this times I'm really confident I can do this.
Have faith - Maddie
Reply from taylor, Age 16 - 06/17/12  - IP#: 107.45.39.xxx
Reply from Michael, Age 17 - 06/16/12  - IP#: 68.191.105.xxx

From Chloe, Age 14 - 06/14/12 - IP#: 82.2.31.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'5", Start: 11 st 5, Today: 11 st 0 (BMI %tile: 91), Goal: 10 st 0 - i hate my weight. i know i need to loose some, i have no confidence in myself. i find it very difficult. i binge eat on unneccesary food. i know i dont need it but im home alone each night for atleast half an hour after school. enough time to binge eat. i say to myself im going to stop it but i cant. then i just regret it and try to throw it up. which never works. im going on holiday in a few months and i really want to feel confident in how i look. any advice on how to stop the binge eating? its not as simple as just not buying it because ive asked my mum not to and her answer is no, because she says its not fair on my younger brother.  (Note: 11 st 0 is 154 lb.)
Reply from Grace, Age 17 - 07/04/12  - IP#: 166.248.79.xxx
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 06/14/12  - IP#: 184.6.214.xxx

From Molly, Age 12 - 06/12/12 - IP#: 69.249.234.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'2", Start: 154 lb, Today: 153 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 100 lb - Hi guy. Ive kinda always ben overweight. People tell me im fat, ugly, and stupid. But i never let that get to me. This Summer in trying really hard to loose weightz!
Reply from Grace, Age 17 - 07/02/12  - IP#: 166.248.139.xxx
Reply from Kallie, Age 12 - 06/17/12  - IP#: 71.237.230.xxx

From Mara, Age 13 - 06/11/12 - IP#: 174.141.208.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 4'7", Start: 154 lb, Today: 289 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 98 lb - Im ugly fat dumb nasty looking girl.
Help i need help

Reply from Grace, Age 17 - 07/04/12  - IP#: 166.248.79.xxx
Reply from jessica, Age 16 - 06/12/12  - IP#: 173.66.123.xxx
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 06/11/12  - IP#: 184.6.214.xxx

From Nicole, Age 19 - 06/11/12 - IP#: 98.194.99.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'2", Start: 203 lb, Today: 203 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 140 lb - Okay, I've always been overweight. I was always the bigger girl in my group of friends. It's always bothered me, but I was never motivated to make a change because I had always accepted myself for how I was. I am happy with what I look like, but I do want to be healthier. I just lack motivation. Maybe someone could give me tips or become a workout buddy! I need someone to keep me motivated,or help with it. I have asked my friends to, but it's harder for them because they're a lot tinier than me and they don't want to watch what the eat or work out. Lazy bums. Lol. I thought it might be easier if I had a friend who was in the same boat as me. Well anyway, any and all tips appreciated!
Reply from Nicole, Age 19 - 06/30/12  - IP#: 98.194.99.xxx
Reply from Megan, Age 18 - 06/25/12  - IP#: 174.69.150.xxx

From Abbie, Age 15 - 06/10/12 - IP#: 68.13.18.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 147 lb, Today: 143 lb (BMI %tile: 86), Goal: 125 lb - I ate cookies today, I really couldn't help myself, they looked so good and sugary. I'm eating heathy and taking walks and running Monday through Saturday and Sunday I'm going to take my dog for a run, she's fat and looks homely.
Reply from jessica, Age 16 - 06/11/12  - IP#: 108.28.147.xxx

From Sophie, Age 10 - 05/30/12 - IP#: 86.130.45.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 4'8", Start: 112 lb, Today: 126 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 70 lb - I really hate myself and I so disgusting! I have always been fat but since last summer I have been trying to lose weight but i have gained instead. My stomach is my biggest problem it has fat rolls. I would like the summer if I could be skinny or just normal but now I hate summer because I look so fat and disgusting in bathing suits or. Shorts and summer tops. I like to swim but I cant swim this summer because of my fat body and disgusting fat stomach that buldges out and I can't hide it. At school they call me fatty and My frinds tease me about my wieght and one girl said an elephant would look like an ant compared to me!!!!! The last time I went swimming my friend said my swimsuit was too tight and I need to get a loosser swimsuit and wear a shirt over the top because my body make her want to throw up. My parents do not help and my clothes always feel tight ... (view more)
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Reply from rachel, Age 13 - 06/29/12  - IP#: 75.172.182.xxx
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From Jessica, Age 16 - 05/28/12 - IP#: 108.28.147.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 232 lb, Today: 223 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 140 lb - Hi, I'm Jessica. I've been overweight for years. I kept going on diet's then breaking them within a week. It's really hard to stick with them. I finally decided a month ago to go back on a diet. I have lost 9 lbs in 2 weeks. I really want to stick with this diet this time and I have.
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/28/12  - IP#: 108.28.147.xxx
Reply from Alana, Age 14 - 05/27/12  - IP#: 69.171.187.xxx
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/28/12  - IP#: 184.6.214.xxx

From Lucy, Age 15 - 05/23/12 - IP#: 74.176.220.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'3", Start: 148.5 lb, Today: 145.5 lb (BMI %tile: 90), Goal: 120 lb - SO I haven't gained any weight. But I haven't lost any either. I've just been so so so busy with school and AP exams and testing that I haven't made any time for excersize. I also got a job- which I love!- so that's contributed to it to. However, school ends Friday, and I know I was suppoed to lose weight in time for summer, but that didn't happen and I can't dwell in the past, only look to the future, so i've decided to lose the weight this summer in time for school. I've already made my goals and I'm going to take my mesurements tomorrow. I'm going to DO this. I want to look good. I hat the way I look, and I hate that feeling of not being able to be happy with my body. Today, this guy pretty much called me fat. He was talking about how he was going to throw people in the pool if they didn't get in, but then he looked at me and was like, "I'm sure Lucy could ... (view more)
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/24/12  - IP#: 184.6.214.xxx

From Liesel, Age 14 - 05/19/12 - IP#: 84.92.52.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'9", Start: 200 lb, Today: 200 lb (BMI %tile: 97), Goal: 140 lb - Ok so I have never been thin just average. But then I stopped sport and I knew I had gained some weight. When I went to the docs yesterday I was weighed and shocked to find that I am officially obese, and I feel so down. This new fat world I've entered is weird to me, please help anyone who has had a similar experience.

From Andrew, Age 13 - 05/18/12 - IP#: 97.124.122.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'6", Start: 170 lb, Today: 184 lb (BMI %tile: 98), Goal: 100 lb - I find it funny that less than a year ago I was 111 lbs. and now I'm 180. I don't know what I want to do. I can't stop making these bad choices!
Reply from Andrew, Age 13 - 05/19/12  - IP#: 174.17.247.xxx
Reply from Lacrymosa, Age 13 - 05/19/12  - IP#: 71.142.79.xxx
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/19/12  - IP#: 184.6.212.xxx

From Samantha, Age 23 - 05/13/12 - IP#: 74.124.81.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 6'0", Start: 320 lb, Today: 312 lb (BMI: 42), Goal: 190 lb - I was first introduced to this web site in high school, but now I am serious about losing the weight. I have lost 8 pounds so far but I have a long way to go... But I have a major sweet tooth so its hard to fight that but I am trying to find substitutes for that. Wish me luck!
Reply from Renee the Nutritionist - 05/17/12  - IP#: 204.76.166.xxx
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From Stephanie, Age 19 - 05/01/12 - IP#: 99.146.149.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'4", Start: 195 lb, Today: 195 lb (BMI %tile: 96), Goal: 140 lb - I've been overweight all my life. I'm reaching 200lbs and it's driving me crazy! I feel ugly, fat and round. I have such low self-esteem that I haven't gone out with friends in months; I'm embarassed. My goal is to reach 140lbs by December. I want to show people that I am beautiful and beyond my looks, there's so much more to me. I'm slowly working up a diet and an exercise plan.
Reply from Renee the Nutritionist - 05/17/12  - IP#: 204.76.166.xxx
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/06/12  - IP#: 184.6.212.xxx

From Essence, Age 13 - 04/30/12 - IP#: 69.183.230.xxx  Click here to reply  
Ht. 5'7", Start: 170 lb, Today: 170 lb (BMI %tile: 95), Goal: 140 lb - Hey I weight 170 pounds. It stinks, I hate it and I really want to lose 30 pounds I just don't know how. My weight has always been up and down my whole life. 3 months ago I weighed 172 lbs and it scared me because that was the highest I had ever been. So I started eating healthy and excersising and i actually lost 20 pounds then I got sick for a week and I slacked off and after that it was eat everything. Now I am back to where I was before I don't know how to stop.
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/01/12  - IP#: 184.6.212.xxx
Reply from Jessica, Age 16 - 05/01/12  - IP#: 184.6.212.xxx
Reply from Sabrina, Age 13 - 04/30/12  - IP#: 174.54.152.xxx

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