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Hello Everyone,

Thanks so much for stopping by my page and reading my info.

For the most part of my life I have not had a weight problem. The most I had ever gotten up to was 160lbs. Most of the time I weighed in the 140's.

In 2003 I started having health issues and the weight started jumping on. By November 2012, I weighed in at 299 in my nightshirt. One by one my health issues got me. It was harder and harder to walk because I was in so much pain. I had to leave my job earlier than I had planned.

I had given up and had thoughts of going to a nursing home. Then one day I decided to not give up. I went to Doctor after Doctor, pleading with anyone that would listen, to please help me. Most said I was having problems because I was getting older.

Please don't give me the age card. I KNEW there was something wrong with me. And, I believed in my heart that someone could help me.

I kept on and on and told them (the Doctors), that there is something wrong with me. I begged them to please fix me. I had been to 12 different Doctors. I finally found one that realized right away that I did have a problem.

I am not totally fixed, but I am currently taking prescribed vitamin D3, taking Thyroid med. and Blood pressure med.

I am down 34 lbs. since November of 2012. Today is Friday, January 01, 2021

I knew if I would put my mind to this, some more of the weight would come off. It is a slow process, but I do not want to give up.

I can use all of the encouragement I can get. Thanks.

May each of you be blessed, today and always.

Member Since: 5/20/2010

Fitness Minutes: 23,131

My Goals:
I realize that God is in control and He will guide me and put me in the right direction where He wants me to be.

My Program:
Body Mass Index

299.0 48.0 11/14/2012
265.6 44.2 01/01/2021

Personal Information:
I remember when I was growing up, I never thought I would weigh as much as I do now. I move around as much as I am able. I am getting better. I don't want to give up. God is in control.

Other Information:
My favorite quote: Jer.29:11
I am a fan of old movies, westerns and musicals. I love Clark Gable, Humphrey Bogart, Randolph Scott, Jane Powell, Debbie Reynolds & Doris Day.

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    I am glad you are on the mend. I hope tomorrow is even better!

    My grandson's surgery went exactly as planned. Poor guy's head is shaved again and incision is ear to ear. He is swelling quite a bit but that should begin to resolve after a few days. They are keeping him sedated and on hefty doses of pain meds. He had a transfusion but that is to be expected. I am just so thankful this is done--hopefully his last surgery. He is such a trooper but now he has developed to the point that he knows this is all wrong! I am glad because that is progress for him. He turns 3 at the end of the month and I hope that he will never remember any of his surgeries. Visit my blog page if you would like to see what he looks like before this surgery. He has had quite a transformation.

    3794 days ago

    Comment edited on: 10/6/2010 11:03:56 PM
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