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    Hi everyone. Basically, I'm just really confused at the moment about where I am. I'm sitting my sixth year exams, have a really great summer planned (going to belladrum, other concerts, and great friends to spend it with) and am starting med school at Glasgow in September but I never really feel happy. I recovered from anorexia about a year and half ago but recently my weight has ballooned because I binge pretty regularly. I don't really know why, maybe just that I feel just bored with everything, I don't know. I also find it really hard to get a good night's sleep and am tired all the time. I just feel no motivation to do anything anymore. I really hate the way I look too, but I can't seem to stop binging on food. All of this has led to me feeling really down a lot of the time and I wondered if it sounds like I'm depressed? Also, any advice on how to stop binging would be appreciated so much. Thank you.

    Sounds to me like you are in a funk. If so, you can get out it by going out and doing stuff.
    Things like joining clubs (not school-related) and discovering new things to enjoy will help meet new people and you'll feel that you've accomplished something which will ward off the funk. You could also try volunteering or joining a local running-for-fun club and doing a 10 week beginner course. Regular positive activities will make you feel better and you'll gain self esteem from doing them. Exercise will especially making you feel good (after the first few weeks, probably). If you did join a running club, you'll meet lots of new people and it will grow your social circle.

    TLDR: Do new stuff and build momentum and self esteem.
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