Log In
This site is not collecting any personalized information for ad serving or for personalization. We do not share any information/cookie data about the user with any third party.OK  NO

Sometimes I binge eat or sometimes I starve myself. I don't know whats happening to my appetite. I am also taking a treatment for depression. Is this because of my medications?

Question: For the past couple years, I've been in this cycle where i'll binge and then starve myself for a day or two. I can't stop obsessing over how my body doesnt look like. my arms, legs, stomach, neck, chin, cheeks, back, hips, waist are all too fat. I feel like a failure.  Teentalker

Dear Teentalker, 

Thanks for writing to us. I can really understand your concern. 

Binge eating is really bad for you, you are playing with your body. You are more likely to get diabetic. When you strave your self your will start to restore the fat that you have each time you eat. So instead of lose wight in the long run you are really gaining wight.

Also as you said, you are on medications for depression, then sometimes that also imbalances your apetite. Talk to your Therapist, about this and consult a Dietician regarding your apetite issue. He/she can suggest a better diet plan that can help y.....

If you have a story to share, Email it to us HERE.

If you have a query, Email it to us HERE.

You can also chat with the counsellor by clicking on Teentalk Expert Chat.

Copyright TEENTALK 2018-2019
Disclaimer: TeentalkIndia does not offer emergency services and is not a crisis intervention centre, if you or someone you know is experiencing acute distress or is suicidal/self harming, please contact the nearest hospital or emergency/crisis management services or helplines.