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#HumboldtStrong: Messages of support from Kids Help Phone
“Am I too far gone to be helped?”
"I hate how everything is going."
"What do I need to do to be comfortable with who I am?"
"I feel so broken."
"I think and KNOW i am fat so i dont eat."
"I got mad so i stopped eating..."
"Hi.. I'm anorexic.."
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