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Old 04-23-2009, 11:44 AM   #2
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Re: Fear to swallow food

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Originally Posted by annapere View Post
Does anybody has the fear to swallow food, especially liquid? I am not afraid to lose weight, I would love to restore my original weight. Just for the last 4 years, I have had the fear of swallowing food and liquid, as a result, I lost a lot of weight. I don't know how to over come this fear. I think I lost the reflex that supports swallowing.
Maybe I am missing something, but I don't understand what the source of your fear is. What are you exactly afraid of? And why? Does it hurt when you try to swallow food? And how did you survive during these four years having this fear? Please elaborate on it.