So sorry to hear you have been having trouble using some of the tools here intended to help you meet your goals Grammajudy but so very happy to hear we have helped you get on the right track! We are here to help you reach your goals!!
I started here last February and I still have problems, too. But the more time I am able to spend at the site the better I am getting. I have many of the same issues as you physically. Don't get around very well(walking) I get most of my exercise a couple times a week at the 'Y' walking in the pool. I DO have insurance coverage, (thank God for my hubby's 20 year stint with Uncle sams Navy). I am 61, and have been insulin dependent for 42 years. Send me a note if you wanna talk. OH & drink LOTS of water, and just have fun...DON"T make it 'just another chore'.
current weight: 232.0
Fitness Minutes: (4,473) Posts: 1,985 9/11/12 9:35 A
there is so much information for you... i have been here for years and still finding new articles or helpful information... the more you post and get active the better you will be in gaining knowledge and friends... we are all here to give and receive help... feel free to lean on us...
betsy in north carolina
its all about giving and receiving friendship and well deserved help.
current weight: 250.0
Fitness Minutes: (80) Posts: 16 9/11/12 8:24 A
welcome to the team this is the place to get it done and keep it done for sure give yourself time to look around and play with things here..the more you look and try the easier it gets for sure..there are many on here who like pat and myself were actually almost computer illerates at one time..it gets easy and you will find lots of finds come and post and ask the questions you can get the answers of experience right here and motivation me 378 to 105 and maintaining over four years now current a1c mid-fives i got it done here so can you again welcome the lady maey
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i can do that, but not on a tuesday for that is my day of thrust in the opposite direction - off the starboard bow over the hurdles, and down the shute.
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people often say that motivation doesn't last. well neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily. zig ziglar
Have you signed in as a diabetic so you have the diabetic tracker. It helps you to know how many calories, Carbs, Fat and Protein you get every day. Tracking you food id the best way to start so set up your tracker.
To find friends you can search the many teams we have here. There are teams with Diabetics and teams with mobility issues.
I am 68 years young and it was difficult for me too i had never used a computer. On your MY TRACKERS there is a search page it says web or SPARK. I used that to get about. Questions like. Setting up DIABETES tracker. FIND SPARK TEAMS FIND CHAIR EXERCISES ( great exercises for people with mobility issues)
I hope you can get a little further ahead. it is a big site but once you know how it will be better. Pat in Maine.
Pat in Maine. I FEEL Healthier every day with my Spark Tracker. I will do it slowly I like it that way. Toodle-ooo! and Toodle- Pip! JUST DO IT!
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Very new to this site finding it hard to move around post and find new friends or support because i have literaly none type 2 diabetic alone with mobility issues my body hurts badly I am sickly in other areas too no health insurance for constant monitoring until dec or jan but i am not without insuline or a way to check my sugar those 2 i do have lol was interesed on lori snows story on utube but i cant find her here either havent found a way to search for specific people either anyways im here tryen to check the site out
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