YMUNDERWOOD's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=YMUNDERWOOD YMUNDERWOOD's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ Dishonest doctors http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5420363 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 s... Sun, 14 Jul 2013 01:26:47 EST Manufactures of Food Misleading the Consumer with Government Approval http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=3052980 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 who... Sun, 28 Mar 2010 15:59:30 EST STill at a plateau http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=2267940 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. Tue, 28 Jul 2009 21:17:45 EST Delima http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=2151224 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. Mon, 15 Jun 2009 01:19:39 EST Woke up tired this morning http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1973961 Well woke up tired this morning, inspite of sleeping through the night. Blood pressure is doing great. Wed, 15 Apr 2009 01:13:06 EST Working out is Going Great. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1964214 My work outs are going great, not sure why I only seem to lose inches but not actual weight. Hopefully my weight is still high because of the amount of muscle I have. ANd the fact that my clothes is getting loser mean I am losing fat. Guess I want know until the entire journey is completed. My blood pressure is doing better than I could have expected. Only get high reading in this one doctor's office and I plan to have do use blood pressure machine to take my blood pressure as I think t... Sat, 11 Apr 2009 20:01:08 EST Blood Pressure http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1940130 Got up early today. Took my blood pressure it was 102/64, pulse 66. Couldn't have asked for better results. Guess I should have saught Naturopathic treamentt early on. Fri, 3 Apr 2009 13:54:10 EST Follow Up on My Bloood Pressure http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1938716 Bood pressure is doing great as long as I don't go to the Doctors office. Can't explain the reason why. Fri, 3 Apr 2009 01:16:29 EST Report on blood pressure progress. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1889584 The naturopathic Dr. I see recommend I ask my MD to put me on a perscription drug call spironolactone to help control my blood pressure. And it is working well with no side effects. I have been getting blood pressure reading like 96/62 - 130/70. My MD wants my the top number of my blood pressure at or below 130, only on occassion do my blood pressure gets over 130 for the top number and then its only about 6 points or less over. Good sign considering its been less then a month since I ... Wed, 18 Mar 2009 01:18:41 EST Update on Health sInce finding out that my kidney function had Improved http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1821314 Everything is still going well for now. Don't know what my kidney function is doing as I 'm no longer treating with kidney doctor. Still need to raise sodium lever as it is on low end of normal which is an indication that I'm about to go deficient on sodium. Sodium is very import mineral for keeping blood pressure in normal range. right now mine is so low that if I drop 5 more points I will be deficient. Hopefully tomorrow I can get the doctor o understand the importance of taking steps ... Sun, 22 Feb 2009 23:54:12 EST Health since treating with naturopath doctor http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1749496 Will since treating with naturopathic doctorI'v been having good results. blood pressue is down, weight is decreasing slowly and my kdney function has increased to 84 % function. which is considered boarderline normal. Hopefully things will continue to prgressive in a positive direction. Wed, 28 Jan 2009 22:47:07 EST Visit to the MD's since finding out and confirming my diagnosis http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1707975 I have a Dr's appointment on January 20 and January 27 or 28. Will advise Dr's of discovery and that they only get one more office visit this year. And I want them to see the results. And ok I want to rub it in their face that I told them so and how despicable I feel they are for keeping me ill all this time. I feel they should bee penalized for the unethical way they practice medicine. Fri, 16 Jan 2009 20:24:55 EST AFTER ALL THESE YEARS OF TRYING TO LOOSE WEIGHT AND NOT BEING ABLE TOO. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1640913 After all these years of trying to loose weight and not being able too. I may have finally found the answer. I started researching my symptoms, especially the one that causes women to grow facial hair and loose their hair and constant weight gain inspite of healthy eating and working out and the trail lead me to a hormonal inbalence. So I asked my primary doctor to check my adrenal and pituitary gland to see if their is an issues. Well he refused and seem very bothered at my efforts to ge... Thu, 1 Jan 2009 19:33:21 EST Conn's Diseases http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=1631519 If you have a large bulging stomach you should have your doctor check your adrenal gland to if you it has tumors that may cause it to over produce Aldosterone. If your doctor want test it request a referral to see an endocrinologist or go see a naturopath Doctors and ask them to check your adrenal gland. Mon, 29 Dec 2008 23:31:34 EST