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I cannot eat even though I am medically fit

Hello, I am suffering from eating disorder from last 10 years. My appetite is gradually ​decreasing and have lost 18 kg weight over these years. I feel hungry but can't eat above a certain limit. If I do eat enough to fullfil my hunger, then indigestion happens. I can eat only in afternoon and...

by User avatar Guest

eating soap and eating ice

Answered by a doctor

My daughter has the constant urge to eat bar soap, like Irish Spring. This started after her last pregancy. She also developed the need to eat ice constantly. The most demanding time is during her menstrual period. Can you please tell me the harm in these type of habits or urges. She thinks it...

by User avatar Guest

Does spitting and chewing cause weight gain??

I have been spitting and chewing mostly all of my food for awhile now, and i noticed a slight weight drop but not too much.. I read somewhere that doing this actually makes you gain weight? If you are spitting and chewing french fries for example, do you get a lot of the calories from the grease? If...

by User avatar danielle07

Not eating, Shrunk Stomach, now can't eat

My daughter is 15 and hasn't been eating breakfast or lunch for months, she only eats half size evening meal. She is very skinny and says when she lies down she feels like her body vibrates. She is snappy and bad tempered with everyone and is not doing as well at school as she should be. I am soo...

by User avatar PurpleOrange

Dial Soap Suds

For the last 6 months or so.... I love to lick Dial Gold suds from my hand. I take the soap and wash  my hands. Then I lather them up again and scoop the suds off and put them in my mouth. I don't swallow the suds.. I spit them out then rinse my mouth with water. I love the taste!  It calms me...

by User avatar dialgoldsudlicker264365

I crave eating soap, I find the urge too strong

OH my gosh!!! I thought I was alone, I crave eating soap.... I don't eat a whole lot, I'd just take a bite or scrape some off its just so soothing to me!!! Is that weird??? The Taste of the soap in my mouth is just awesome the ones I've tried so far are the Irish spring(original) safeguard, zest, I...

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Anorexia And Indigestion

Hey :-) I'm new here so please bear with me :-) I have had anorexia since I was 9, on and off. I say on and off because there have been better times than others. However, lately it's been getting worse so I went to the doctor for help. She weighed me and said that I am just over 6 and a half...

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I started eating soap, chalk and bathroom cleaner then they diagnosed me with a chronic anemia

I started eating soap(Irish spring and Ivory),chalk, comet (bathroom cleaner) since I was 15. I was diagnosed with chronic anemia and started taking Repliva. Years later after the birth of my second child I started eating soap again. I had bought gum to cure the cravings but would then spit the gum...

by User avatar The Dash

Call me an Ice Eater, I can't stop my ice cube crunching and eating

I too, can't stop my ice cube crunching and eating. I was told by a couple docs yrs ago I was anemic, so was my mother. I had 3 major surgeries in 2016 and after that is when my ice cube cravings began. Coincidence? One of those Orthopaedics gave me a script for iron pills-325 milligram pills. I...

by User avatar Iceman

anorexia can t lose weight after recovery

Answered by a doctor

Hello! 5 years ago I begun with treatment for anorexia and I somehow succeeded. The problem is now that I gained lots of pound, I am even ashamed to say it ... 30 pounds and I think (and I do, medically proven) I am overweight. I would like to loose 10 pounds and that’s it, no more, because I do...

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