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SlimLizzy
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Gender:
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Birthday:
Jun 1, 1956 (Age: 63)
Location:
Normandy, previously Worcestershire

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SlimLizzy

Well-Known Member, Female, 63, from Normandy, previously Worcestershire

Feel in Sep 3, 2019

SlimLizzy was last seen:
Sep 19, 2019 at 10:11 PM
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      Stresses and a bit depressed
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      Disaster MrS has strained a shoulder, now lying flat for three days, still not improving.
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      Living in France now - food choices can be challenging
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      Monday is going to be hectic.
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      BLOODY BREXIT
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      Yesterday was bad, today is worse.
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      Feeling wrecked after an hour in the dentists chair.
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      glad to be home
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      Looking after Mum
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      cooking all day again
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      Been to the library, got a few books and now cup of coffee. All i need now is a gingernut biscuit to dunk.
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  • About

    Gender:
    Female
    Birthday:
    Jun 1, 1956 (Age: 63)
    Location:
    Normandy, previously Worcestershire
    Type of diabetes:
    Prediabetes
    Treatment type:
    Diet only
    Medication:
    none
    Exercise:
    work on the house and garden.
    Likes:
    nature, reading , mostly fiction, historical, fantasy, occsional romance
    Dislikes:
    football, both the game and the culture.
    Also had IBS which was triggered by too much fat, so been low fat for decades.
    After gradually introducing more fat into diet, seems to be resolved, rarely have problem now.
    Now trying to find a way to maintain weight on about 100g carb a day
    diagnosis 07-2018 HbA1c 43
    Nov 2018 HbA1c 37
    Jan 2019 HbA1c 42

    Now living in Normandy, in an approximately 600 year od manor house with my husband. He is doing most of the renovating. Me? General dogsbody, cook, laundress and gardener. Also building assistant when required. Later on will be painting and decorating to do. However at the moment some days feel a bit useless.

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    Prediabetic aiming for 100ish carbs daily.
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