AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

Its very short, but thick again -- I'm going to wear it like I mean it, as humidity and heat in NC has kicked in and wigs are dreadful.

So if you have hair loss, keep on with the protein, vitamins & biotin and it shall return!


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AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

Up early for no particular reason -- but to all of us, may today be a good one!

QOTD: Best memory of your mother, or being a mom (or not being one!)

I'll answer in the replies.

B: Premier shake in coffee


AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 2 weeks ago

At this point, 1100 calories seems to be maintenance, with 1-2 lb up or down, seemingly depending upon how much liquid I get in. Doing well with chewable vitamins and biotin, and I can see tiny hairs growing back in the patches that are so very thin.<


AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

Normal. Not a word used for my in almost any context,lol.

All labs (13 of them) were in the middle of normal. A1C was perfect. Cholesterol under 100. Angina that was totally unmanageable is gone. (Well, and a lot of hair but grateful for go


AnnieG522 has a new goal: Tone up my body 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Start at Planet Fitness (Silver Sneakers) next week, Mar 12 2018

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AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

At 5 months out, I'm about 2 lbs from goal. I'm struggling to eat well, and I'm just tired of the "same old-same old"!

I got some wonderful advice about increasing my calories gradually so I can head to maintenance.

I know I need to co


AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I'm at 5 months today, 65.8 lbs down -- and I think about 2 lbs of that is my hair!

When does it start growing back? I'm pretty clever with a comb, hair spray and some hair fiber, but ouch it's getting sparse.

Any ideas?


AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

First, I am so grateful I can't eat much at a time~ we were traveling, and because there are some Chinese things I can eat (and we have an awesome place where we live with crispy vegetables and seafood), I thought it would be a safe deciision.


AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

It's been an interesting 5 months and thanks to each of you for all the support and kindness (and honesty) that have helped me to learn how this all works.

My health: that's the reason I did this at 65. My numbers are rocking perfect-normal!


AnnieG522 posted a discussion topic 4 months, 2 weeks ago


AnnieG522 has a new goal: No more angina! 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Make healthy choices, enjoy feeling better even the slightest improvement, and be grateful for every day!
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