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Trolls, the movie

Trolls is a 3D animated musical made in America by DreamWorks Animation.  Directed by Mike Mitchell and Walt Dohrn it is based on those cute little troll dolls of my childhood. 171 more words

What, Me Compare?

For most of my life, and deffinitely before recovery though abstinence and Overeaters Anonymous, I spent my time first looking at others, next at myself, and then throwing up my hands in despair. 459 more words

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Why I Left Overeaters Anonymous

Overeaters Anonymous has helped thousands of people recover from compulsive overeating. The following piece is a reflection of my experience and opinions only.

I began going to OA meetings in May, right after I came home from undergrad. 2,425 more words

Anonymity in the Digital World

Digital communication is an important way OA members share fellowship and carry the message. Use the new Guidelines for Anonymity in the Digital World to honor our Traditions and protect your own and others’ anonymity when posting about your experience, strength, and hope online. 1,877 more words

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Should I Quit?

I had many years of Twelve Step recovery from an addiction unrelated to food, and I thought adding OA would be a snap. I joined OA in January 2010, and because of my previous Twelve Step experience, I knew I had to attend meetings and get a sponsor. 508 more words

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Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these Steps, we tried to carry this message to compulsive overeaters and to practice these principles in all our affairs. 798 more words


OA Found Me

Prior to entering Overeaters Anonymous in September 2004, I was a 25-year-old woman who could not break free of the binge and starve merry-go-round.

My troubled relationship with food began at an early age. 281 more words

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