I suffer from a really bad case of hypothyroidism and I've been struggling on this lifestyle for months. I haven't been struggling in the sense that I have a hard time eating so much fruit---I love it actually. For the most part I feel good but I can tell that my thyroid is barely functioning and my weight gain (despite increasing fitness activity every day for four months) has been steady. So after doing a bit of research into western and eastern medicine and discussing with my…Continue
I need your help. I am a fruitarian that has thrived as so many of you are thriving until I moved to a new place (Olympia, Washington). It is a mystery to me why my health is failing to rapidly while I am here. Is it something in the water? Is it the mold? Is it the lack of community? Is it the lack of sunshine? What is it? Regardless of the answer, I think I've given it half a year and that is long enough for me. I am hoping to…Continue
I'm definitely not eating enough but it's so very difficult for me to continuously eat more calories while I'm gaining weight and my skin is so horrible. I'm still 100% lfrv and I don't want to stop eating this way but now it's becoming this scary tight rope walk. I definitely don't get enough exercise and this bugs me because when I was eating 80/10/10 before, I felt amazing without the exercise (I was eating more fats). I also don't have very much energy anymore. This is all…Continue
Happy mid-way through the month! I've been fruitarian before but for some reason it's been really hard this time around!
Yesterday I started exercising again which I hadn't done since I started this stint and it felt really good even though I hated feeling all the new extra weight I'm carrying (not just from being fruity but also from some weight I gained before going all-fruit). It makes me reluctant to eat as much as I have and to be honest, I've been restricting a…Continue