crankybuzzard's Journal, 20 October 2017

WHOOP! What the heck, WHOOP again! (I'm a Texas A&M grad, we say that)

This happened yesterday, but I've been really busy and haven't had time to post, I did share with my main WL buddy on here, but she's good at keeping secrets, so here it goes... My cardiologist had me go in for a blood draw to see where I'm at with all of the potential nasties that can cause a dude with heart disease to have issues....

Drumroll should be inserted here!

Triglycerides, down from 434 to 109!
Total cholesterol, NORMAL range for the "normal" person. I'm far from normal!
Good cholesterol, 2 points up and within the good range!
A1c levels, mid range on the good chart! NOT pre-diabetic! The good Dr is AMAZED at that!
Everything else he tested for is A OK!

It gets better, 6 pills a day, now down to 3, keep going with the weight loss, and the MAIN thing I wanted to hear was, "if you keep going like this, I don't want to see you for a year."

Yeah man, I'm as giddy as one can get!

I'm 50# down, and have at least 40 to go, but the heart doc doesn't want to see me for a year? That's just sweet news to me! I was also given the go ahead to do ANY type of exercise I want to! He only requests that I keep sending weekly reports to his office for review! Ha, EASY!

Perfect NSV for me this week!

I want to thank ALL of my FS friends that have provided support, a$$ chewings, and guidance thus far in my endeavor to lose weight... This place has truly helped to keep me on track and plugging along in this journey! You folks ROCK!

I also want to thank the ONE person on here that I chat with daily on instagram. Lady, you're awesome, you keep me in line, and you inspire me regularly! I owe you and yours a BIG steak dinner when I next visit your state!

I hope everyone has a GREAT weekend and keeps on plugging along in the marathon we've chosen to take on!

Diet Calendar Entry for 20 October 2017:
1148 kcal Fat: 88.66g | Prot: 80.16g | Carb: 1.51g.   Lunch: Pork Spareribs, Beef Brisket, Deviled Egg. more...

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Congratulations!! I'm so happy for you and proud ta boot!!! Keep up the great work! I'm excited to see what's next for you! 🎉🎉🎉 
20 Oct 17 by member: Kat Marshall
You're just the most amazing crankybuzzard I know!!! I'm so very proud of you!!! Congratulations!!!!!! 
20 Oct 17 by member: Jenibeann
WHOOP!!!!! CB, YOU DA MAN!!!! More awesome things ahead for your journey towards restoring your health... 
20 Oct 17 by member: chesgreen
congrats and gig em Tamu grad class of 08. 
20 Oct 17 by member: Catchjon1
Awesome...Congratulations!  
20 Oct 17 by member: Retta Smith
That is such AWESOME news!! Congratulations! Just spectacular! I am so happy for you!! 
20 Oct 17 by member: Horseshu1
So happy for you CB, that is why we do this!!!!! 
21 Oct 17 by member: Steven Lloyd
Spectacular news!! Congratulations CB! 
21 Oct 17 by member: ClarityAnn
You embody the success that we all are striving for here at FS. #TOGETHER WE CAN! THANK you Cranky...so much for your honesty. Thank you so much for the Posts.....  
21 Oct 17 by member: Judyrose1997
Good for you man. That is big news.  
21 Oct 17 by member: ggreen67
Wow CB that's is amazing news you should be extremely proud I think everyone on here can understand and admire what you've accomplished - basically you are just rockin it dude !!!! 
21 Oct 17 by member: Tbaygirl
You are an inspiration! 
21 Oct 17 by member: AllieLittles
Yaaaaaaaaay! Inspirational news Well done you !! 
21 Oct 17 by member: poppycom
Awesome! That's the kind of post that motivates us all! 
21 Oct 17 by member: gz9gjg
Great news from the doctor! That is motivating to see how much weight impacts our health and how much is helps to lose weight. 
21 Oct 17 by member: Fritzy 22
Congrats! 
21 Oct 17 by member: Draglist
😁😁 every time it comes up, I'm gonna smile, because I'm soooo happy for you! 
21 Oct 17 by member: Jenibeann
Thanks for the words of support everyone! This is why I and so many others will succeed! The FS family is terrific! I'm still bouncing off of the walls! 
21 Oct 17 by member: crankybuzzard
Yeee Haaawww! 
21 Oct 17 by member: moogiemynes
I am in awe. I bow down to you. I am inspired. 
21 Oct 17 by member: Bluper

     
 

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