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Re: [IP] Weight gain and the pump



Have you tried having your thyroid levels checked???????Mine were out and
had an underactive thyroid slowing my metabolic rate so couldn't lose athing
now on medication which my endo reckons should make losing weight abit
easier - tho' so far no luck Regards Joann
----- Original Message -----
From: Cathy Inglis <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, January 29, 2002 6:57 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] Weight gain and the pump


> I juess were all in the same boat,living with diabetes or living with a
> diabetic, is no esay task.Living alone or married with kids we all have to
> change our life styles.So eat 3 meals a day with snacks exercise regular,
> don't cheat and hopefully we all can get[ at least] the monkey off our
> backs.I've went from 175 to 235lbs over 15 yrs an thats with regular
> workouts . Currently 210  right now and shrinking slowly. There's no magic
> potion , Do what you know is right .Bob Inglis.---- Original Message -----
> From: Jennifer Harkleroad <email @ redacted>
> To: <email @ redacted>
> Sent: Monday, January 28, 2002 3:01 PM
> Subject: RE: [IP] Weight gain and the pump
>
>
> > It's a conspiracy!  They all tell you you won't gain weight, or you can
> > lose the weight.  They all lie!
> > I changed from the dinosaur therapy---Reg. and NPH in Sept.  to Lantus,
> > Humalog, and NPH.  I gained 30lbs in about 2 1/2 months.  I haven't
> > gained since starting the pump in Dec.  but I can't get rid of it.  I
> > walk 3-4 miles 6-7 days a week and it won't budge!
> > I started at 120 and now am at 150.  I am not obese, so no one really
> > will give me anything to take it off.
> > I can't do the "fad" thing for obvious reasons(D+high BP)--those fad
> > meds.  run your BP up.
> > If anyone finds a miracle cure, please let me know.
> > I eat less than 1200 cals a day. I only get 3 carbs per meal with no
> > snack, so I am not over eating by any means.  I guess if I were
> > overeating, I would be as big as the side of a house.
> > Please help, if you know any secrets!
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