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    Eating Disorders

    For both anorexic and bulimic kids, weight loss is an obsession. Anorexics won't eat, will appear significantly underweight (15 per cent below their recommended body mass index) yet believe they are fat. Read more →

    Hello, i am a 14 year old girl and suffer from an eating disorder since i was 12, i get very tired a lot of the time but can then go very hyperactive but will be tired again after. Although i have an eating disorder i am slightly overweight and have been dieting/doing as much excersize as possible but i am unable after a short period as i get tired and my asthma also causes me trouble. Therefore as much as i might diet i cannot seem to actually shift away much weight as i would like. I have painful and clicky hips but my gp said that i should be fine i have results of an exray on its way. After looking up ways to loose weight on a daily bases i have ran out of ways to loose weight whilst being healthy and as you can probably imagine with all my problems i am finding it really hard. Please could you get back with help as soon as possible.?





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    my child who is 11 is already dieting and is forcing herself to not eat so she can be like the models in the magazines .





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    Hi Lucy i lost my daughter 2 years ago due to an eating disorder she was 13 and 4 stone you dont know what to do but just keep holding on and tell her how much u need her and donnt want to lose her its a diease that u can win with a fight x x x x Give her my love and tell her not to go down that road x x x

    hi my child thinks that katie price and people like that are brillant and is a romodel for her but its came quite a big problem making her eat or drink plz reply i realy need help im running out of options!!!!

    I'm 14, coming up to 15 in July. i'm roughly 5ft 7" and way 15.8stone,i hate the weight i am, I've tried everything from dieting to starvation (which i know isn't the right thing), i just cant seem to stay motivated when exercising at home and over a long period of time; the gym costs too much. Any suggestions please?





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    although you are only 15 (nearly) you could try going to slimming world which is open to youngsters from the age of 11, they do food optimising which is great as you can eat as much of the free food as you wish and still lose weight. I would also advise some moderate excersize such as walking and maybe light jogging. good luck!

    I have only just turned 14 and im a complete midget for my age i weigh 10 stone it makes me feel awful about myself i do bits of exercise but not nearly enough i feel very self concious and get teased at school if u have any dieting ideas i would love to hear them xx





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    Im 15 and i am overweight, and all my life I have been bullied about it, im about 13 stone, nearly 14,&i just need help in what i can do to loose the weight, because i have tried and its just not working ..I also feel i get very depressed from being so big& and do either sleep or eat more& i just really hope you can understand the pain im going through because being this big really puts my confidence down.& as I get older I want to be wearing clothes my friends can wear.so please reply to me and help me with dieting ideas because I really cannot do it by myself x





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    I am 15 and way 11 stone 10. I am not a really active person but I do eat really healthly and make sure I eat small portions. I have literaly tried everything; dieting, no carbs, making myself be sick after eating, starving myself, running and doing loads of excersise every night but none of it seems to work! I really need some help as I want to loose belly and leg fat so I can re gain my confidence...please if you have any suggestions can you write back....





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    Hi , Im 13 and I am overweight but im dieting and going to the gym and excersize daily just to try and lose weight.I was born heavy and grew up heavy does that mean that I have it running in my genes from my fathers familly or can i also take medication to stop the genes from working on me making me large. I have stretch marks on my hips and thighs and everytime i look at them I start crying because i've heard that they dont go away, is there any cream i can put on to remove them or will they stay forever. If i cant get them off then is there a cream that will cover them all without any of them showing. I hope that you can help, and about the familly genes of heavy weight my mother found out about a blood test to take and it will tell me which medicine ill need to help, I cant take blood tests becuase i have a phobia. I hope this helps. Many thanks.





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    im 13 too and im just under 10 stone and i think im overweight 4 my age.i have home schooling because im frightened people will say stuff about me and i never move outside the house im very depressed and i also have stretch marks round my hips and on my thighs ino actually how u feel and i also have a phobia of needles my mum always seys to me keep your chin up nobodys perfect.

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