MMMDROP808's Blogs

Re-Start Success!!
Thursday, March 22, 2012      0 comments

So basically my modified low carb diet didn't work whatsoever. Not only did it not work, but it was a complete pain in the arse trying to whip up 2 separate meals for my family. So.... I totally reworked my whole approach. Why not just make my e... Read more
Goodbye 2011, I've learned a lot from you!
Wednesday, January 04, 2012      0 comments

Things I learned in 2011: 1) Not all endo's are created equal. My new doctor is amazing. My first visit proved to me that I finally have found a doctor willing to look at the big picture. My labs showed that I have Hashimoto's antibodies... Read more
Discontent with Discouragement
Wednesday, November 03, 2010      0 comments

In the beginning of October after my Synthroid was raised to 137mcg, I started going to the gym on the military base located 5 minutes from my house on a really regular basis. I've been going 5 days a week, and have slowly built my workouts back... Read more
Finally Some Good News!
Wednesday, July 28, 2010      1 comments

Class registration for new students happened yesterday at my local community college. I dragged myself out of bed at 6AM and was at the school by 8AM to stand amongst the younger kids and felt completely out of place - probably just because I wa... Read more
Okay, so here comes the depression...
Friday, July 23, 2010      1 comments

I just had another appointment with my endo on Monday - where he didn't listen to me whatsoever, spent a total of 2 minutes with me then sent me to the lab to have blood drawn. I told him how I've been feeling like utter crap lately, and that I'... Read more
A month down the road...
Friday, June 18, 2010      1 comments

So Its been a month since my endo put me on 112mcg Synthroid daily, and although I've seen a huge difference in my energy level, I wouldn't say that I'm feeling 100% back to normal again. I've been doing my best to at least work out for 60 minut... Read more
Starting to feel human again!
Thursday, May 27, 2010      0 comments

Wow! So my thyroid was removed about a month and a half ago with my parathyroid glands remaining intact - and no cancer detected! Yay! About 2 weeks after the removal though, there was an extremely noticeable decline in what little energy I had ... Read more
I've been absent.
Tuesday, April 13, 2010      1 comments

So I've been absent for a little while. Not just from Spark People, but from my exercise routine and everything. My endo referred me to a really good surgeon to remove my thyroid. In preparation for that, I've been over medicating with the anti-... Read more
Oh man...
Friday, February 05, 2010      2 comments

So I get myself motivated, and ready to work out this morning - I go to fill up my water bottle before hand, and totally out of habit, I take my methimazole meds. Accidentally, I have double dosed my meds for the day. Lol.... today is going to s... Read more