Most of us struggle with medical issues complicating our weight loss efforts - certainly I do. We sustain each other & keep trying. Spark can help greatly with developing greater fitness overall. God Bless your efforts!
"Mountains DO move...One stone at a time." ~Rick Beneteau Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. - John Wooden, Hall of Fame college basketball coach With exercise, doing some is always better than doing none. - Spark article MAKE THE BEST FOOD CHOICES YOU CAN TODAY - and then, try it again tomorrow!- Dr. John La Puma, M.D.
Hi Patty! Welcome to the team! There's lots of good support and information here. You don't have to start over, you just have to keep stepping forward and know that it's a part of your journey. Hang in there, and let us know how we can support you.
“You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.' You must do the thing you think you cannot do.”
¯ Eleanor Roosevelt, You Learn by Living: Eleven Keys for a More Fulfilling Life
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Hi All, I was glad to find this team. I have numerous autoimmune diseases and am currently undergoing diagnosis for yet another one. I have been in a flare for nearly a year and start Cytoxan infusions Tuesday to try to get my immune system under control. Keeping exercising and keeping my weight down has been tough this year because of the illness. I "start over" a lot but that is better than quitting! Looking forward to getting to know the members here, Patty
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