"Your doing SO WELL Ed!! I guess your doc just wants to be on the safe side.
If you sway, as we sometimes do, it might be a little easier on your metabolism if you go down to her suggested weight first....you're almost there.
Keep me posted my…"
Wow, Caving...sounds kinda scary to me..haha I think I would be to afraid to try that. I did spend most of the time indoors...just too hot to really enjoy the outdoors. We are starting to cool down which will be nice for the 4th of July…"
All is well. How are you? I am enjoying my day and keeping busy. Do you have any fun plans for the weekend? I am staying in as much as possible....we are suppose to be in the 100's here this weekend. Take care"
"most definitely :) congrats on the weight loss! When I was diagnosed I weighed 142 lbs, but I'm almost 6'1" so that's a bit light haha I weigh 190-195 these days and the bmi calculator says i'm overweight, I'd say that…"
"i am 5''6 and before i i went into dka and was diagnosed diabetic i weighed 140. Granted i was sick and didn't know it, but everybody said i looked awesome, then everybody said i actually really looked awful! BMI is kinda weird…"
"You did great! You really went AT your goal in several ways, losing 58 pounds in 8 months. If that was a steady loss, it's only a little less than 2 pounds per week. You probably had to adjust your belt to a different hole a few times. You…"
"Using the standards for Body Mass Index, the highest someone 5' 6" should be is 154#. This is not to say that there are other methods of determining the appropriate weight for an individual (body fat percentage, waist measurement,…"
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