Made Peace with my new Doctor
Wednesday, April 06, 2011      2 comments

We had a nice chat and he was happy with my progress. The heart drug he prescribed used in small quantities is used for anxiety. I went walking in the mall and went into grocery stores. ... Read more
I see my doctor on Tues. 4/2
Saturday, April 02, 2011      3 comments

I go to a crafts class at the center. It turns out that the conductor is a therapist. She advised me to put all the past behind me and work on the future. I don't like shopping but I went with my husband and it was fun. Sprouts gives free co... Read more
He put me on a heart medication not anxiety medication 1/1
Friday, April 01, 2011      1 comments

He still doesn't think I have an anxiety disorder. I have been taking these medicines for 27 years! I have asked to be put on Buspar. That should allow me to go to meetings perhaps give talk, even door to door. If he doesn't I'm getting ano... Read more
My new doctor doesn't believe me 3/23
Wednesday, March 23, 2011      4 comments

My new doctor hasn't got any records from my old doctor and he is giving me a hard time. He is paid for by the county. We are trying to live on my disability and my husband S.S. retirement. I''m going to call my old doctor (I still owe him $... Read more
For Bipolars-- 3/19
Saturday, March 19, 2011      4 comments

For Bipolar losing weight is not number one. Besides our relationship with God, we need to concentrate on keeping our personality stable. There is no cure for bipolar but it can be controlled with medication. It may take a long time to get th... Read more
Things are getting better 3/14
Monday, March 14, 2011      5 comments

I have been working harder on keeping my blood sugar in check. I take Novalog after lunch and Lunesta after dinner. My big problem is night time but I'm working on it. No more fast food. No more fried food. I had to make an adjustment on bo... Read more
I've been bad-- 3/2
Wednesday, March 02, 2011      4 comments

I have eaten some fast food fries. This is breaking two of my rules. Stay away from fast foods and NEVER eat anything fried. Oh, but they tasted so good. DH demands they be fresh and hot from the fryer. I wasn't able to eat any hamburger (... Read more
I am a junkie.... 2/24
Thursday, February 24, 2011      3 comments

Yes, I am a junk food junkie. I can't even have a little; not even a taste. It starts the cravings I have fought so hard to conquer. My mind still takes virtual trips around my kitchen. This is the time to remind myself I'm not hungry just l... Read more
I threw away my scale 2/22
Tuesday, February 22, 2011      3 comments

I upped my walking. Threw away an old scale used a digital one. Four pounds down. emoticon... Read more
Stuck at 256 2/18
Friday, February 18, 2011      4 comments

I haven't been able to get below 245 in over 10 years. emoticon... Read more
Sunny Sunday and I'm sick
Sunday, February 13, 2011      0 comments

It's 80 degrees here in Southern California (near LA) but I'm headed to bed with a cold. My bipolar teams take so good care of each other; they can spare me for a day. I hope you're all well. ... Read more
Good Morning Sisters
Saturday, February 12, 2011      0 comments

I wanted to tell you why I didn't go on the Jehovah's Witness Site. I have a mental illness so I don't feel qualified to give you advice. I got baptized in 1967 and raised 5 children even when my husband was disfellowshipped. Eleven years ... Read more
Time Explanation Jan. 7
Monday, February 07, 2011      2 comments

Because I live in CA I come on line later than most. And my pills make me sleep later than usual but I keep an eye on things even if I am late.... Read more
February 2rd.
Wednesday, February 02, 2011      3 comments

On the medication the chest pain has stopped. I have increased my walking to 40 minutes a day. I have lost all that I had gained. I am on the way to a new life. ... Read more
Heart problem
Monday, January 24, 2011      3 comments

Yes, Friends they found a problem when they did the stress test with contrast. It's not a big problem but he wants to see me Wednesday. I will no doubt be on heart medication now. All the other tests were good. I'm glad they found it BEFORE ... Read more

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