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by 0 · August 20, 2014 at 2:48 PM

Hey So I have a lot of gut issues. I also, in my childhood, had an eating disorder - binge eating which morphed into anorexia and bulimia (and exercise bulimia) in my late teens and early 20s. It went away for a while, when I was a vegan -... (more)

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bearfoot 0 · August 20, 2014 at 2:26 PM

What the hell. There are supposed to be spaces and paragraphs, and I've tried several times to edit it, and it still looks like a block of text. Sorry.

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by 0 · June 16, 2013 at 8:49 PM

Hello, so I recently have started the Primal diet/lifestyle and am struggling immensely with carb/over eating. I was scary skinny at 5'7 and 89 pounds. I have managed to gain a few back, I'm currently at 94, but I exercise a lot. About 6 days a... (more)

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joanna_4 0 · June 16, 2013 at 8:49 PM

are you seeing a therapist for your eating disorder? it really helped me when I had one. she had me read this book called "making peace with food." the exercises in the book were so beneficial and I learned to love myself again and not let food... (more)

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by 77338 · November 16, 2012 at 1:46 AM

Hello, First of all, I hope this post is appropriate for this website. I can't afford to see the doctor right now or else I'd see her about my symptoms. I hope people with a common view of health and nutrition can help me find the best answers to... (more)

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Chelsea__1 0 · November 16, 2012 at 12:28 AM

Why do we run to the doctor, who we know nothing about health!! Sell outs to the system!!!

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by 170 · September 06, 2012 at 5:43 AM

Hi! I was wondering if there was anyone else out there that could give me some guidance on my lifestyle and eating habits, because frankly I feel pretty lost! I believe I have an autoimmune disorder of sorts, and I think my whole life has just... (more)

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aseafish 0 · September 06, 2012 at 1:43 AM

The advice you've gotten here is good. You also need to be a bit patient with yourself, which is often hard. A month or two is not enough to turn it around fully. Good luck.

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by 753 · September 13, 2012 at 1:52 PM

I'm really interested in finding information on these. If I am understanding correctly, the breakdown of some of the proteins in certain grains and dairy can cause a reaction in the opioid receptors (info from just one article), and that in rats,... (more)

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Mouse 0 · September 13, 2012 at 1:52 PM

Now I can't tell you for sure, but I am a binge eater/ bulimic...and I've only "gone paleo" for three days... ALL of my binges are carb / fat/ sugar based (cakes, pastries, biscuits etc) making me feel utterly terrible, wiped out, lethargic,... (more)

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by 753 · September 12, 2013 at 4:52 AM

Okay, let me give you all a little background info. I recently moved out of my mom's house. I'm seventeen. I weigh around 135, and am 5'7.5". I have bulimia, and it is still VERY much a part of my life. I binge/purge quite a few times a week, a... (more)

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jessica_11 0 · June 21, 2012 at 10:59 PM

living in a tent is awesome! where your priorities go wrong is still thinking about losing fat. LOVE YOUR BODY RIGHT NOW AS IT IS, that means no restricting, no fasting, eating three times a day even if you dont feel like you deserve it or have... (more)

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by 5 · December 04, 2011 at 1:09 AM

Hi everyone. To make a long story as short as possible, i started eating Paleo in January of 2011. After years and years of battling bulimia and anorexia athletica (exercising obsessively to purge calories) I have finally started to do better. I... (more)

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Claire_3 0 · December 04, 2011 at 1:09 AM

Adderall is a stimulant that can suppress your appetite. I have no desire to eat when I've taken it either. In order to eat on Adderall, I have to plan what/when I'm going to eat and basically force myself to eat it. I suggest you do the same. I... (more)

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by 24 · June 22, 2011 at 4:29 PM

Ok so... since i posted this first post...I've been 100% paleo. I've upped the red meat, cut the fruit, upped the good fat, whole whipping cream in my coffee (just one cup in the am), exercising regularly but not excessively... Im 5'10 140... (more)

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David_Moss 0 · June 22, 2011 at 12:16 PM

It doesn't sound implausible that you might be eating more calories, having: upped the red meat, cut the fruit, upped the good fat, whole whipping cream in my coffee (just one cup in the am), exercising regularly but not ... (more)

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by 45 · February 02, 2012 at 9:55 PM

I am wondering if anyone else has suffered from disordered eating while on paleo or just unhealthy behavior over food? The reason I ask is because I am a recovered bulimic for about 15 years now. However, my relationship with food has never been... (more)

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CharlotteM 0 · February 02, 2012 at 9:55 PM

Stumbled across this looking for something else...I have a history of undereating. When I get anxious, I stop eating. If I feel a lot of pressure to eat a particular thing, I stop eating. The good thing about paleo is that it emphasizes more... (more)