Tuesday, October 08, 2013
I am so confused now!!
I went to doctor today, (with printed food journal in hand) and in the two weeks that it has been since diagnosed, I had not lost any weight. Doctor said I should eat less. The past two weeks I have been averaging 1200 to 1500 calories a day and he said “It’s not rocket science, if you haven’t lost weight on 1200 calories, then eat half”.
I explained that I changed my diet to about 75-80 % vegetarian, and eating every 3 hours, no fried foods, nor anything with flour. I drink over a half gallon of water daily, and do not know what else to do. I keep asking and information because I am really giving it 100 % and do not know what else I am supposed to do.
There is a diabetic center here, but the waiting list is almost 6 months.
At the last appointment he asked to take blood once a day, at different times of the day at my last appointment, but realized after leaving the office that he did not review the information.
This is very frustrating when you try so hard, and ……..