Hypothyroidism, the chronic condition of an under-active thyroid, affects millions of Americans. It's most commonly caused by chronic autoimmune thyroiditis or Hashimoto's disease, and can result in a variety of symptoms, including: weight ga... Read more
You've been sticking faithfully to your calorie range and exercise plans for awhile now, but you're not seeing the results you want on your scale. Meanwhile, your weight -loss buddy is happily watching the pounds melt away week after week. No... Read more
You are such an idiot! You’re a lazy, good for nothing being. What a fat blob you are, and you’ll always be one! It’s helpless. You’ll never lose weight. Why bother trying?
Wow, pretty harsh words. Could you imagine if so... Read more
During pregnancy, you gained many much-needed pounds to grow and support your baby, but not every pound gained can be attributed to "baby weight" that goes away after your baby is born. A typical pregnancy weight gain (roughly 25-35 pounds)... Read more
I'm sure you have heard people say, "Losing weight is easy. Keeping it off is the hard part."
Well, I disagree with this statement. I think losing weight is hard, but keeping it off is even harder!
Permanent weight... Read more
I look at weight loss a bit like a science experiment-we all have to figure out what variables or changes make the most impact, positive or negative, on us. Good luck and congrats on the success!... Read more
I don't know how this happened but when I look at the report it is in kilograms or whatever the k stands for. Where I would enter the weight it is in pounds.
How do I get the report to reflect pounds.
Thanks.... Read more
Does anyone have a weight loss board, wall, journal or diary? Aside from a regular entry/blog, what do you include in it? I'm looking to start one to document my journey. Or any creative ideas for documenting progress?... Read more
i eat 1200 calories a day and do NOT lose weight. I have a friend who tells me I should eat more...but I'm wondering if I should eat less. Any thoughts???? So frustrated. I'm 48...have 10 pounds to lose.... Read more
Snow skiing lol! Every Jan we go skiing and my weight has kept me off the slopes for too many years! Each year my son, who is now 21, ask me if I'm gonna ski and I always say "not this year." Well next time I'm gonna be out there enjoying it!... Read more
It is important to stick with a productive exercise plan. It is imperative to increase that plan. As your body changes it is going to plateau, which means you are going to have to work harder. Burn more calories by increasing the time you spend ex... Read more
Hypothyroidism is generally treated with synthetic thyroid hormone — and soy has long been thought to interfere with the body's ability to absorb the medication. Until the medical community can assure me (I have hypothyroidism) it's safe for me to co... Read more
In 2001, Kim Rhyne gained 20 pounds in six weeks. Normally an energetic women’s ministry leader in Cleveland, she was suddenly so exhausted that she could barely drag herself out of bed. “I wasn’t eating a lot more or doing anythin... Read more
If you are a Dancing with the Stars fan, you are likely familiar with co-host Brooke Burke-Charvet’s recent surgery to remove her thyroid cancer. Unfortunately, Brooke’s history with thyroid issues is not unique; an estimated 27 million A... Read more
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