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... I started recovering from anorexia last year. I dropped weight significantly and very quickly, rejected to eat anything I would consider "unhealthy", I even lost my period and had to go on birth control to bring it back. ... (0 replies)
Anorexia Hair loss
Oct 11, 2012
... I am currently in recovery from quite severe anorexia and experienced hair loss so hope I can help a little bit. ... (1 replies)
... and about 3 years ago I was 110 lbs at 5'5". I know that's really not the worst case at all but I also had quite a bit of muscle mass so consider that weight lower, technically. ... (0 replies)

... yr. period where I didn't have periods. If you are truly considering a baby, you need a good solid recovery behind you and not be worrying about numbers. ... (4 replies)
... hopefully without having to see a doctor. I've been slowly gaining weight, which is extremely hard and anxiety provoking. I struggle with it every day. Does anybody know what percentage of body fat is required for menstration? ... (4 replies)
... I've been battling anorexia and bulimia for 6 years now in and out of hospitals... ... (4 replies)
... and I am eating about 700 Calories a day wich is still undereating and I am gaining almost a pound each day ! Why and how is that happening ? ... (11 replies)
... For those of you that have or are recovering from an eating disorder, when you started eating normal again, where did you notice the weight gain first? ... (8 replies)
... Well, luckily, I don't think I need help. See, I'm still at a stage where I can stop what I'm doing before I go to far. And no terrible damage has been done yet. You're all coming from a good place. Thanks. ... (7 replies)
... but cucumbers with ketchup. But, I am still gaining weight... why wont it stop? ... (3 replies)
... Well I went inpatient to treat my anorexia. Was there for 6 weeks. But I must confess I did poorly. Sure I gained a little weight but I was still able to restrict by hiding food and throwing food away. Yes...even in front of all the fellow ED patients and staff members. ... (2 replies)
... And despite having absolutely no appetite and not really finding any foods particularly appealing, I am managing to eat 2 to 3 small meals a day. ... (6 replies)
... Hey, i really feel for you having to go through all that at only 17 yo. You may have been gaining weight from increased muscle mass from weight training. I don't know your height to calculate your BMI, but it sounds like your goal of 125lbs is too low for your body type. ... (6 replies)
... When I recovered from anorexia and bulimia, I was given a target weight range spanning about 10 pounds. I was able to gain weight to reach that range, but then I kept gaining past the top end of the range. ... (6 replies)
... I think it's important for me to start out by saying that I don't have anorexia nervosa. My low weight is not due to extreme dieting or body image issues. It is because of poor appetite. ... (1 replies)
... Or do you restrict your food intake because you want to lose weight or are afraid of gaining weight? ... (6 replies)
... Well done on not relapsing! I haven't replasped in anorexia for years, but i still hate my body with a passion and am obsessed with food... the binging and vommitting is a prob... i guess i have swapped my obsession with starving myself with abusing lax's... ... (49 replies)
... I relapsed ALL through 2010 because of the bloating. I couldn't handle it because I thought I was gaining real weight even though I logically knew that it was just bloating. I remember wearing real baggy clothes for that year. ... (49 replies)
... you were able to gain several pounds on your own, I would say you have not been completely lost to the disorder so well done! However, I thought I could recover and gain weight all on my own too, just by eating more. ... (3 replies)
... I gained a lot of weight from being on my medications, and it made me really uncomfortable and eventually slip into a pattern of disordered eating and starving myself in order to lose weight. No matter what anyone told me about how unhealthy it was and how there are better ways to lose weight etc. ... (2 replies)


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