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Freddie Flintoff has revealed that he used to suffer from bulimia when he was younger. The former cricketer explained that he began putting weight on during the beginning stages of his sporting career and soon found himself purposely throwing up his meals. "I used to be a really skinny kid, I used to be tall and skinny and I didn't drink, I didn't do much," he said. "Then I started putting weight on. My lifestyle was great, granted, when I started living on my own. I got to about 19 and a half to 20 stone. "It was all a bit deeper than that because to lose the weight, I wasn't really sure how to go about it. I started being sick, I was sick a lot. I would eat and I would be sick. "I would be doing it myself. I would put my fingers down my throat and everyone within »


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