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Dishonest doctors

Sunday, July 14, 2013

stop seeing doctors in 2008, didn't see any doctors in 2009. If I had a problem I felt was bad enough went to the emergency room as since most doctors now work for Corporations who are paid 6 figure incomes and told to diagnosis a certain number of heart deise, diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure or over state the blood and place on certain drugs even though you tell them you were on that before and it cause all kinds of problems including weight gain and steady rise in blood sugar. The reason why I use emergency is because they address the problem that brought me there and not turn it into something its not making the visit all about chronic illnesses.
So I went to see a doctor in April of 2010 for a pain in my side and the doctor ordered blood work and decided to ignore the pain and tried to place me on medication I didn't need. So obviously I never went back to that doctor, later that year I went to a different doctor and she stopped my meds and placed me on one that made my blood pressure rise. That drug was labetalol and I went back and had her prescribe the lisinopril and spironolactone which works well and with side affects. Went back a week later and my blood pressure was down. well needless to say I didn't see any doctors for 2 years and my blood pressure was fine. Started seeing doctors due to stress after the death of my baby brother and for a little whole my blood pressure was high and now doctors still wants to but me on labetalol and remove the other medicines that works.

  
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MIAJOEB 7/22/2013 11:52PM

    I was put on statins and they cause me muscle cramps itchy skin, thining hair and I just feel really tired and cannot walk as fast as I could prior to starting .
I am getting a new doctor who I hope will listen to me.


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MSLADYBUG3 7/14/2013 11:47PM

    So glad that you are feeling better and that your blood pressure is much better.

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SPARKLE1908 7/14/2013 3:42PM

    Finding someone that will help you manage your health without adding stress/future issues to the problem is challenging...I hope you find one that works for you!

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YELLOW09RED 7/14/2013 11:15AM

    Good morning Yolanda,
I so sorry to read about your doctors not listening to you.
I am going through the same thing with my doctor with high blood pressure med. I have been on it for 1 year and I've gained weight. I don't like the weight. It's hard on me.
I hope you'll find another doctor.
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Manufactures of Food Misleading the Consumer with Government Approval

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Its a very sad thing to learn that food you thought was healthy is not healthy at all. This is why its very important to read and understand food labels. It is also not a bad ideal to learn all the loop holes our government gives food manufactures that allow them to hid the real truth about their products or allow them to out right lye to consumer. One day while shopping I wanted to get some whole wheat or whole grain cracker and read the label of all crackers labelled as whole grain or whole wheat. Only to realized that there was not any whole grain ingredient in the product at all or it was listed towards the end meaning not much to really call the product whole grain. Needles to say I didn't buy any crackers as I refuse to allow myself to continually allow food manufactures to fool me and to harm my health with their junk. So lets be more aware and educate ourselves so that we make an informed decision about what we eat and feed our family.

  


STill at a plateau

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

for some reason stayed at a plateau for longer then I would have like, so starting a new diet Call PLan-D had a 2 lb loss last week last see where I will be on Saturday.

  


Delima

Monday, June 15, 2009

For some reason have not lost any weight in about 3 to 4 weeks. I've hit a plateau and nothing I've tried has worked to break the plateau. Would like to be down 20 lbs by August 31.

  


Woke up tired this morning

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Well woke up tired this morning, inspite of sleeping through the night. Blood pressure is doing great.

  


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