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Weekly weigh in - Fridays

Discussion in 'Type 2 Diabetes' started by Kyi, Mar 11, 2016.

  1. ickihun

    ickihun Type 2 · Master

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    @SlimLizzy I hope your course of antibiotics work straight away. They can surprise you. Fingers crossed. My bgs go very high when I'll. Then I add weight but I know you're my opposite. Hugs galore til your back to your positive self. Your determined I know so you will (go to the ball) succeed.
     
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  2. muzza3

    muzza3 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    79.1kg this morning (.8kg loss from 2 weeks ago). Been busy the last couple of weeks as we go into week 4 of CoVid lock down. Continuing with the PE Ratio Diet and really happy with it
     
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  3. garyclark82

    garyclark82 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Up a pound again this week - I know I had a couple of weeks where I lost a lot (nearly a stone) following a bug etc, but I do not appreciate this slow burn rise again. I have not been bad at all, so it is frustrating. None-the-less, I will be keeping on regardless.
     
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  4. ickihun

    ickihun Type 2 · Master

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    Have you been low carbing and now not losing? As I found a lapsed carb as long as I returned to low carb eating it restarted me losing again.
    Myself I hv to low carb and low calorie to lose or maintain.
    I hope your loses start again for you. Good luck!
     
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  5. garyclark82

    garyclark82 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I am still low-carbing, and also trying to keep calories a bit lower recently. It's just slowed down a bit. I am sure it will be fine. I have faith in what I am doing, it's just a frustration.
     
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  6. alf_Josiah

    alf_Josiah Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Good Morening fellow scale crushers.

    A clean simple 14st 0lb again this morning, the same as last week I seem to remember.

    Have a good fellow crushers.
     
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  7. SlimLizzy

    SlimLizzy Prediabetes · Well-Known Member

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    7.30am FBG err 4, err 2, 1.9 WHAT? 4 9 ok.

    Weight 48.5kg, 7 stone 9 lb
    Am not sure if this loss is from illness or dietary changes.
    Errant stayed out all night so no weight for him either.
    Sunny today so will be on high alert for hoglets this afternoon.
     
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  8. Andydragon

    Andydragon Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    74.7kg today, so a small bit of a drop which is fine. Really is so much easier to put weight back on than get it off again
     
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  9. ultradad

    ultradad Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    13 stone 10 lbs to day so not far off my BMI being back into the normal range. BMI calculator says i should be 13.3 stone to be back in normal range :). Going to be nothing left of me
     
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  10. carty

    carty Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    43.5 today I have gained 4 bits of a kilo I may not go down the shower drain after all!!!!
    Carol
     
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  11. Dandelade

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    2 pound gain this week boooo! But I have started period today so fingers crossed just water retention.

    If not, my plan b is high intensity resistance training. Bit scary so I’m keeping it for when I start to plateau! Hope it’s not a plateau caus I have another 2 stone to go...
     
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  12. garyclark82

    garyclark82 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Another couple of pounds put back on. Really have hit a wall after going so well for so long. I need to up my exercise, definitely.
     
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  13. JohnEGreen

    JohnEGreen Other · Master

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    Today 48,320 Pwt (pennyweight) Just getting into the swing of things now they bringging back the imperial weights and measures system

    That's about 75.146 Kg
     
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  14. Lainie71

    Lainie71 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I am 10 stone 3 now but want to be a bit lower lol
     
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    1970clea Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Gone up a couple of pounds to 135.8 this week.
     
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  16. LaoDan

    LaoDan Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    91 making progress after my four month stall. Focusing on my training, working out my next plan to get me to 80kg. Getting harder to chisel away KGs
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    I think that spike was Chinese takeout lol! I predict another around Halloween as chocolate eyeballs are on sale
     
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  17. ultradad

    ultradad Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    13 .9 stone so lost a pound. Not far off my target weight now so glad it slowing down a bit :)
     
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  18. Andydragon

    Andydragon Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    74.2kg (11st 10) so little bit less, all good
     
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  19. carty

    carty Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    NOT FAIR I have lost the 4 bits of K that I had gained back to 43.1 .Do you think that I should dismantle my (sorry daughters !) Weighing machine and look inside for them :arghh:
    Carol
     
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  20. coby

    coby Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    A very uplifting surprise today to find that I am 9st 8 and one eighth pounds (sorry I'm still on stones and pounds) I can hardy take it in as just a few weeks back the scales wouldn't budge off 10st x
     
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