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Confessions of an addict

Hi, my name is Sam, and I'm a sugar & binge addict. 
This is not an easy thing to admit publicly. Although I doubt that it will come as a surprise to anyone either. With the way my weight/health bounces around like it does, clearly something is amiss. I've not been officially diagnosed, but I'm also fairly certain I have a Binge Eating Disorder (BED). 
So what do I mean by addict? Well, by definition "Addiction is the repeated involvement with a substance or activity, despite the substantial harm it now causes, because that involvement was (and may continue to be) pleasurable and/or valuable."
So let me restate that with my own issues: "Addiction (for Sam) is the repeated involvement with a substance (Sugar) or activity (binging), despite the substantial harm it now causes (weight gain, self loathing, health issues, financial depletion, and increased depression/anxiety), because that involvement was (and may continue to be temporarily) pleasurable and/or…

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