What is 200 lbs?

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mimionadiet

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Posted: 23 Oct 2007, 18:30
I ask "what is 200 lbs" because it seem like anyone who is not 200 they think anyone over 200 is like some house-bound slob or something. And when people find out I am close to 300 lbs they look at me differently, in a very bad way. It seems like a lot people have no idea what 200 or 250 or 300 lb people look like. I am not some freak because I wiegh 295, but I do need to loose weight, but I am not less of a person because of my weight. Hopefull I will be less of a person soon. Wink
anicolet

Joined: Jan 07
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Posted: 23 Oct 2007, 18:39
You are beautiful!!!! and dont think you are less!!! I deffantely dont think your in a place on this web site where someone is gona think bad about you!!!! We are all here to support each other! You are in the right place!!!!
GOod luck to you!!!!!!
anicolet
"life,like jazz, often happens in the spaces between the notes"
jennylynne

Joined: Aug 07
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Posted: 23 Oct 2007, 20:58
We are all here for you! No, the way people look at us sucks, but i know that part of it is all in our own minds. If I feel a little rounder than usual one day, I always think that people see it. (They don't!) You are here because you want to be healthier. So that's what you should focus on. Do you feel better? Then you probably look better (healthier, happier) to everyone else. And as the numbers drop you will just keep feeling better and better. Good luck and don't let the scale own you.




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