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After a life of binge eating, primarily on sugar, I found my way to OA in 1991. I became abstinent right away, got a sponsor, worked the Steps, and stayed abstinent for about two years. I then lost my abstinence and was in relapse for four-and-a-half years. I became clinically depressed, gained back all my weight and then some, and topped 200 pounds (91 kg) for the first time. My current story begins in 1997. I had started going to OA meetings again, found a sponsor, and tried to work the Steps, but nothing was working. I kept going back

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