Joined February 2012
Weight History

Start Weight
240.0 lb
Lost so far: 11.0 lb

Current Weight
229.0 lb
Performance: losing 1.2 lb a week

Goal Weight
170.0 lb
Still to go: 59.0 lb
I'm a 48 year old mom with 2 children. My oldest is my daughter, who will be 23 this year. My youngest is my son who just turned 18 last year. I never struggled with my weight until after I had kids and was in my 30's. The hightest I've ever weighed was 240. The first time was after my son was born when I was 30. At the age of 32, I managed to lose 70 pounds over the course of a year. I kept it off for a while, but gradually it has increased over the years back to 240. I was diagnosed with a sluggish thyroid for which I take medicine. I also have developed other medical conditions like high blood pressure and high tryglycerides/cholestrol. Now at 48 I have committed myself to a gym membership and even am paying for a trainer. In my 30's I was able to lose it myself, but now I feel I need the trainer to push me to make it happen. Hopefully by the end of this year I will have reached my goal weight.

svufanatic63's Weight History


last weighin: losing 0.5 lb a week Down
last weighin: gaining 1.5 lb a week Up
last weighin: steady Steady

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08 March 2012

Well, doctor is going to do some bloodwork. Thyroid, Cholestrol, Complete metabolic panel. Hopefully it will be helpful in finding out if anything is ...

07 March 2012

So today I'm talking to my doctor about the medications I'm taking. I believe some of them may be contributing to my inability to lose weight. Might have ...

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~Maryland Let's Get Healthy~
A group for anyone not just people of Maryland to come and support each other to stay healthy.

40's with 50-100 lbs to Lose
40 somethings with 50-100 pounds to lose.

Fat Secret Folk Living in Maryland
A group where marylanders can support eachother fighting to be healthy.

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