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Cancer|The Game Changer
Thursday, June 25, 2015      6 comments

Greetings to all my friends and team mates! The last time I was here was the end of May. I wrote about having problems and trying to figure out what's going on. Well here's the diagnosis - I have Cancer. They found a mass in m... Read more
Tired Frustrated and Angry
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      6 comments

Ok, I know it's been a while since I've been here. The reason being for my absence? I've been sick and having trouble with my stomach. I've been in pain with no appetite. I have not been able to eat a decent meal since after Easter. At ... Read more
One Lesson Learned
Wednesday, April 08, 2015      7 comments

Something has happened here on Spark People that I thought could never happen and that is being self disciplined enough to be intentional. But it has and I am beginning to see and recognize some of my weaknesses. We all have them, but we... Read more
One Year Anniversary Reflection
Tuesday, March 31, 2015      7 comments

I did not realize that today was my 1 year anniversary here on Spark People. So much has happened and taken place during this one year it's overwhelming when I think about it. When I look back over the year, I had just been officially diag... Read more
Unpredictable
Monday, March 23, 2015      6 comments

Well it's been a hard two weeks for me health wise. I have not been feeling good and my stomach has not been cooperating with me. I have not been able to eat very much and most of the day I've had to go without eating. By doing this even my n... Read more
Feeling Accomplished
Friday, February 13, 2015      7 comments

Today I am very proud of myself. I stuck to my exercising for the week adding new exercise as I went through. I have found many good workout videos here on Spark People that enable me to do my exercise at any time that's convenient for me. ... Read more
My Ups & Downs
Thursday, February 05, 2015      4 comments

I am an emotionally challenge person at times. I have many ups and downs simply because there are things I just don't want to deal with on a daily basis. It is hard for me at times to accept the health and medical issues I have to deal with co... Read more
Really Counting the Numbers
Saturday, December 13, 2014      0 comments

Well the holidays are here once again. It is my first Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays with diabetes. It has proven to be a difficult feat for me, but luckily I have learned how to stay on top of my numbers and insulin. I am very awar... Read more
Getting Back on Track
Saturday, November 15, 2014      0 comments

Well it's been awhile since I've posted here and a lot has happened and changed. We've moved into a new place, a better place. I am more at peace now and can start focusing on my diet. There is still a considerable amount stress in my lif... Read more
Blogging for Health
Sunday, June 22, 2014      2 comments

Well it is said that blogging can help with weight loss success by making you accountable to your self and those that follow your story closely. The people who read and follow your blog wants to see you make it to the finish line. They want a ... Read more
Continuing the Journey
Thursday, June 19, 2014      0 comments

A week ago today I had my secindustry Dr.'s appointment after starting insulin. SO I have officially been on insulin since April and it is now June. My Dr. wanted me to go on oral medication but I've chosen to stay with the insulin shots... Read more
21 Days of Insulin
Friday, May 09, 2014      1 comments

It's been 21, now 22 days Since I started insulin therapy. During this time I've had to do a lot changing and readjusting. I'm getting a handle on my diet and will be incorporating exercise now that the weather is turning nice. Went to s... Read more
The First Day
Saturday, April 26, 2014      0 comments

I celebrated my 55th birthday this month. It marks a new year in me being alive today. I've been through a lot this past year. A few surgeries and diagnosed with diabetes just before my birthday. I've just recently been able to be mobile ... Read more

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