--Age: Nearly 17
--How I found my way here: I found my way onto LJ eating disorder communities after visiting houseofsins.com, and I found my way to this particular community through a friends profile.
--Questionnaire: Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified
[X] binging (more than ~800 calories per sitting)
[X] restricting (under 900 calories a day)
[_] purging (vomit, laxative, diuretic, enema) after binging
[_] purging (vomit, laxative, diuretic, enema) without binging
[_] excessively exercising after eating
[X] chewing and spitting
[_] obsession with "pure" food
[X] terror of gaining weight
[X] self-worth based on looks or weight
[X] missing period
[X] I answered the question below
What do you feel is the difference between your attitudes/behaviors and those of someone who has normal insecurities about her body? My insecurites are all I can think about. Food and weight takes up all of my *think-space*, and I compare myself to every girl going.