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Help! I have so much weight to lose

Discussion in 'Type 2 Diabetes' started by zand, Apr 8, 2014.

  1. AndBreathe

    AndBreathe I reversed my Type 2 · Expert
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    You need to draw little picture of him and tell him anyway. Then put it through the shredder.

    Illogical, I know, but if it was me, I'd just imaging him going through my shredder. :)

    Great news all round zand. As so, so, so many people say again and again, this is a marathon, not a sprint, and when we have multiple issues to address, we just have to prioritise and do our best to keep the less critical issues in a holding pattern. In those circumstances, a holding pattern is a tremendous achievement.

    Again. Well done.
     
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  2. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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    Yes I might just do that. :)

    It is a relief to have found an eating plan which allows me to maintain my weight at last and not yo-yo diet like I did for so very many years. :)
     
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  3. Brunneria

    Brunneria Other · Guru

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    Well done!

    Think of a pound of lard. Thats an achievement! :D
     
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  4. Bluetit1802

    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Legend

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    Yes, well done Zand.

    Think of a cow's udder - they weigh a pound when empty of milk. :D
     
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  5. dannyw

    dannyw Type 1 · BANNED

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    This means that someone has actually weighed an empty cow's udder and that worries me.....
     
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  6. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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    @Bluetit1802 and @Brunneria thanks so much for comparing my body to a pack of lard and a dried up cow's udder. ROFPMSL :hilarious: :hilarious: :hilarious::D

    I won't look in the mirror for days now. lolol
     
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  7. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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    Not me! lol :hilarious:
     
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  8. Bluetit1802

    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Legend

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    The class teacher in a Weight Watchers class brought one in and weighed it in front of us. Many years ago now I hasten to add.
     
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  9. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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    PMSL again . I might lose another pound through all this laughing. :hilarious::)
     
  10. sanguine

    sanguine Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Didn't anyone ask where/how she (I assume) got it?
     
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  11. Bluetit1802

    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Legend

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    Well I didn't!
     
  12. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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    It must have looked horrid! Why would she do that? Did no-one complain?
     
  13. Bluetit1802

    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Legend

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    It just looked like a great wrinkly slab of white fat. It was to prove a point that a pound of actual body fat is a hell of a lot to lose. No-one complained, we all thought it was funny, and her tactic worked as far as I was concerned. I have never forgotten that slab of fat after all these years (it was the 1980's when it happened) so each and every time I lost a pound I was delighted as I could imagine losing that size of actual fat from my body. It made it more real for me. Conversely, when I put a pound back on, I also remembered it and it was a great motivating factor for me.
     
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  14. hankjam

    hankjam Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    The things you read on this forum.... every day a school day!
    Good on you @zand
     
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  15. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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    Thanks :)
     
  16. Daphne917

    Daphne917 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    Well done on losing some more weight - I also had a whiplash injury in 1997 and still see the Osteopath every 2 months or so for neck problems. It sometimes 'ceases up' and that's when I realise just how many road junctions there are on my journey to work!!!
     
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  17. dannyw

    dannyw Type 1 · BANNED

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    Are you SURE it was an udder lol !
     
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  18. Scandichic

    Scandichic Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hugsxxxx
     
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  19. Scandichic

    Scandichic Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Omg! She sounds like Marjorie from the weight watchers class off Little Britain! You couldn't make that stuff up if you tried! image.jpg
     
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  20. zand

    zand Type 2 · Master

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