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Massive Weight Gain?

I've had anorexia nervosafor almost three years, and I'm in recovery. Is it possible to gain 5 lbs in 3 days? I was not stuffing my face or sitting on my ***, I'm just hoping the scale was off because this is giving me a lot of anxiety. Please help
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Yes it is possible. Your body fluctuates between 5-10 pounds everyday. Also congratulations on your way to recovery good luck!
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Very possible.  When I get on the scale in the morning, I'm always at least 5 pounds lighter than I am at the end of the day after I've eaten normally portioned meals and drank water.  Some of it's water weight, some of it is the food that's making its way through your digestive system, etc.  Nothing to be worried about.
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