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Suggestions & Advice Needed for Medical Issues
I have worked in the medical field, got a degree in it as well, but I'm currently without a clue on how to proceed. I have 2 very rare conditions at baseline. I moved to Colorado about a year and a half ago and it took me a long time to establ... Read more
Feeling depleted & defeated.
One of the most difficult things about my health problems is the fatigue. The pain is hard to deal with, but the fatigue... well, the fatigue makes me depressed. For a long time I could overcome the pain; I could push through it. That behavio... Read more
At least he cares.
At least he cares." "At least he cares." "At least he cares.".... this has been rumbling around my brain for weeks now.
Every time I get focused on my weight loss I'm constantly surprised how much emotional crap gets stirred up in the p... Read more
Forget losing weight, I need to gain control.
Iím so tired of feeling out of control. I have always been the perfectionist type and an A-type personality. Iíve been extremely independent my entire life. That is, until my physical disorders became overwhelming. I donít have a lot of frie... Read more
OmG! What's wrong with me???
I'm so freakin frustrated!!! I GAINED 6lbs this week! 6 freakin pounds!! Actually over 6 pounds!!! I just don't know what to do anymore!
I realize that I am struggling and may be far from on target, but this is ridiculous! At the beginn... Read more
Seeking Success Stories: Pain, Depressed & Weight Loss
I gained all my weight from a medication in 2008 when I had a complete melt down in all aspects of my life. This was also the peak of my medical issues starting a torrential path of destroying my body. I have more medical issues than I feel li... Read more
I've always been a big birthday person. I like the idea of celebrating a person's life and taking the time to recognize them and remind them they are important to you. I also tend to always be the person "giving", always sacrificing and taking... Read more
Hopeless AND Inspired??? Juicing, Whole Foods Plant Diet & More....
I'm so totally lost right now! Forget spiraling, either up or down, I feel like I'm just spinning out of control with no sense of direction. ... Read more
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1. The making or being made real of something imagined, planned, etc.
2. The result of such a process: The new church was the realization of a ten-year dream.
3. The act of re... Read more
Must save her own life, but how?
Things I know:
I know my health is spiraling out of control.
I know that regardless of my medical conditions, losing a significant amount of weight would benefit my health.
I know the medical system is running out of options and I... Read more
Real Advice Needed About Gastric Bypass
If you know me, or read my bio, then you know I have a lot of medical issues. I've been suggested and evaluated for gastric bypass before and I didn't want to do it, but my condition has gone down hill over the past year and a half and my docs ... Read more
What do you use to replace food?
I had the realization that when we get over one bad habit or coping strategy, we replace it with something else. Sometimes it's glaringly obvious, sometimes it's not. I'll go out on a limb and say that a lot of my SPark family use food for mor... Read more
Rock [Kerry] Hard place
Things have been so difficult recently. My pain has been the worst ever in my life. I'm struggling with everything because of the pain and fatigue. Right now I'm not able to cook hardly at all. I got a crock pot and a convection toaster oven... Read more
Official Diagnosis: Ankylosing Spondylitis
I started having severe pain in my ankles when I was 8 years old. Doctors realized that I had extremely loose ligaments called Hypermobility Syndrome. They did not think it warranted as much pain as I was in until they realized that at 8 years... Read more
How ~Kerry~ got her groove back.
So I'm back from a hellashish trip to New Orleans that exhausted me both physically, mentally and emotionally. I did a wedding, two moves and redecorated a guest suite. Phew! ... Read more