From Grieving to Healing – How a big loss helped me care about myself…  I’ve been chubby since I was a little girl. My parents didn’t really have a lot of money when I was growing up, so we basically ...

I started developing a weight problem when I was around 6 or 7 years old. I was dealing with my father going to prison and food was the comfort that I turned to when I was feeling down. HOW DID ...

I was chubby as a kid already. But what actually caused me to gain so much weight was a little accident i had when i was 16 years old. After which i was told bed rest most of the time. ...

I started emotional eating as a young child after traumas I faced, I carried on gaining more weight over the years and had a really bad relationship with food. I would binge eat, hate myself for it, make myself sick ...

I have always had a weight problem. I have been over 200 pounds since I was 14. I believe it started because I Was stressed. I struggled with my sexuality starting at a young age. Into my adult life, I ...

I was always an active kid/teenager, very involved in sports. I was able to eat/drink anything and because I was so active I didn’t gain weight. When I stopped being so active as I entered college and starting working, I ...

In my youth. I started my first diet when I was in second grade. My parents went from diet to diet and they thought dieting was the answer for me. I look back and don’t see an overweight child. I ...

I don’t even remember a time as a child when I wasn’t heavy. My parents are overweight, my grandparents, my aunts/uncles, cousins and even my siblings. It was accepted in my family even though I was unhappy. HOW DID YOUR ...