Type 2 Diabetes Under Control

Controlling Type 2 Diabetes One Day at a Time And loving it Type 2 diabetes is a daily battle and you have to after it with brio. The Numbers: Fasting Blood Glucose Level:  99 mg/dl, type 2 diabetes in check. Weight:  188 lbs. Exercise: 45 minute bike ride.   I have noticed this week that dawn […]

Belly Fat Was Ruining My Health, And I Looked Bad, Too

When I had a very large, round belly,  I took belly fat as an annoyance, as unattractive, as responsible for some hefty tailoring expenses to let my pants out and as something I should do something about, starting next week. Dangerous?  Fat’s fat, right?  If only. “…We’ve learned that abdominal fat tissue is a hotbed […]

What I Did Today to Beat Type 2 Diabetes

Monday Moanin’ Editon of my daily routine to fight type 2 diabetes.       The Numbers: Fasting Blood Glucose Level:  100 mg/dl Weight:  188 lbs. Exercise:  45 minute bike ride, listening to the Rush CD, Clockwork Angels. I am beginning to obsess on it.  Rush has not released anything this good in a long […]

You Are Always Going to be Fat…But Not Me

That’s a depressing thought, isn’t?  No matter what, you are going to be fat. I am proud of me for losing weight and going from officially obese by diet and exercise.  By diet,  I don’t mean just eating less for a while, but changing the types and amounts of food I choose permanently.  I fixed […]