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Sunday, February 06, 2011

Well, I guess it has been long enough since my last blog. I guess since I updated my information it would be fun to get to brag a little bit. I found out in July that I am pre-diabetic and my doctor put me on metformin. Since then, without changing anything but a few of my eating habits, I have lost 45 lbs and still going. I am very excited. I feel if I can just get my back to cooperate long enough to actually exercise a decent amount of time, I may be able to drop it even quicker. My Doctor says that if I lose another 20 lbs in the next 6 months I should have my diabetes under control. Now, the most important part of this whole blog? Isn't God good? I know that if it werent for God, I would not have been able to lose even the first lbs. So lets all give God a hand and give Him the glory!
God bless all of you
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    emoticon on your weight loss success. Here's to the next 20 pounds emoticon . -- Lou
    3781 days ago
    Between school and work and everything else I really hadn't realized how much I had lost, I just knew that I had to buy that (as seen on tv) extra button thing and use it on 2 pairs of pants :P

    About 5 years ago they prescribed me metformin as a weight loss medicine, so its possible they might give it to you anyways.

    Love ya
    3781 days ago
    Praise God! emoticon emoticon emoticon

    Now why hadn't you shared this already (especially with your co-leader? lol) I'm so happy for you!

    At one point, my doc put me on metformin to see if it would help me lose - & it did! I lost a good amount, & kept losing for a while after going off it, & maintained it for a couple of years - but then stress got to me, & it all came piling back on..... But since I'm not diabetic, I've hesitated to ask for it now - I'm also pre-diabetic, but not too close to actual diabetes. Maybe it's time to ask again, huh?

    Keep up the good work, my sister, & be blessed!


    3781 days ago
  • CHARMIN944
    He is the Healer of all time only if we do our part. I have to remind myself of that daily.

    3782 days ago
    He is pretty awesome!! We don't know the half of how glorious and loving he truly is!
    It is great to hear how well you are doing!
    3782 days ago
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