So far I have been a very good girl. I haven't had any candy or baked goodies at all. I am eating moderate amounts of fruits and veggies.
I have cut back on the starches and replaced with complex carbs
I cut back my coffee intake and my diet soda intake
I am getting ready to start water aerobics class
I have a meeting this weekend with a professional health coach
I have been reading and researching
I have been poking at my fingers and reading my BG (blood glucose) reading and logging it every day.
So far I am pretty sure the meter is broken.
It keeps giving me readings that are in the 140s which just cannot be right because that would mean that......
I may really have diabetes which is a total bunch of baloney..... Hooey.... Crapola......
My sister has mastered the art of disease denial. She doesn't really believe she is epileptic-- and why should she? She pretty much has to take everyone else's word for it since she never remembers her little episodes. So she is suspicious that I have launched a massive conspiracy that includes the family, the hospital, the ambulance drivers, the paramedics and her molars (to chew up her tongue).
Her proof that we are all making it up: She doesn't pee on herself like most people do during a grand mal seizure.
So I am not really convinced that I have a problem yet.
I mean, I don't feel 'sick'.
I think it is just a way of getting me to lose the
It is those clever diabetic supply companies trying to get ANOTHER member of the house to buy all this STUFF!
Yeah..... you guys all go ahead and believe I have a problem. I will just make good use of this opportunity to drop those lbs....