REBLOG: Michelle, of “Advice, Mental Health, Personal, and My Life”, shares her personal experience with food addiction on this week #21 of “Working on Us”, Topic Addiction and Obsession
This is a writing prompt created by BeckiesMentalMess. I can relate to this weeks topic of addiction and obsession. Below is my response.
My depressions started in Intermediate School. I didn’t get diagnosed until middle school. During those years, I hated my body. I knew what eating disorders were and did research on how to start and hide it from my parents. I had gone a short time without eating before binging once in a while but not enough times to say I had developed one. I liked food too much to listen to the voice in my head telling me to lose weight to be more liked by people.
After I graduated high school, I went straight to college even though I knew it wasn’t the best idea. I wasn’t in the right mental state to succeed. When my classes started, I still felt as depressed as…
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