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“Have you considered Gastric Bypass surgery?”

Why do thin white male doctors always ask if I’ve considered Gastric Bypass surgery?

Yes, I’m heavy. Yes, I have been heavy for some time. No, I don’t have any chronic conditions outside from non-chemically managed anxiety. 1,230 more words

Opinion: Whitewashing Weight Gain: “Tater Tots and Fat Thoughts” event advertises unhealthy eating to Boise State students

By Jacob Palmer
Originally published March 28, 2018

I was always pencil-thin growing up and never really dealt with the problem of being overweight. But as I approached my tween years and started experiencing an anxiety disorder, I was prescribed the antidepressant known as “Abilify.” As with all medication, it has the possibility of… 210 more words

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Diet Coke..A Health Blog‏@AHealthBlog

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Research has found an association between the consumption of diet sodas and a wider waist circumference. One study has found that diet soda drinkers have a higher percentage of belly flab http://ahealthblog.com/cosm 

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Fail, Forgive, Forget, Forwards.

I think the title says it all. I’ve been off here as I have monumentally failed beyond belief.

I have forgiven myself for failing and I’m trying to forget that yet again I’ve not managed to lose weight. 38 more words

Numb

My bed is so uncomfortable and my weight so great that my arms go numb if I pawls on them throughout the night. Have you ever woken up with both hands throbbing with pin pricks, unable to properly feel with them?

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