Tag Archives: Osteoarthritis

Whoa! I’m the 200’s Bitches!!!!!!

I’ve seen so many milestones come and go…..and have neglected to update you all who are not my personal friends or family. My journey has been a LONG SLOG through the psyche of a lifetime fatty and a transition into … Continue reading

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Reverting back…

It has been an age and a half since I posted here, or anywhere other than a specific social media site.  I have come to the conclusion that taking part in that aspect of social media kills any and all … Continue reading

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I lived….just!

I had my op on Feb 18th and had a million complications.  It did not look very good at all.  My ever the optimist hubz was actually worried and thinking about how to get on with life without me. Yeah, it … Continue reading

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I have my very own domain now! yay!

So, I’ve been bored….and decided to rejuvenate my blog.  I deleted my old duodenalswitcharoo wordpress and there is no way to recover that…so I took the plunge and bought my own URL 🙂 Update your bookmarks! I’ve had an interesting … Continue reading

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Lots to Update!

Where to start?  Let’s start with weight.  My last update I was back up to 462lbs, then I got weighed at my surgeons office on Feb 8th and was up to 466.4lbs.  If there is one thing I have learned … Continue reading

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Total Suckage

Welp, it’s been a while.  I’ve been struggling mentally and physically.  England had a cold snap and some snow and omg, my hips were killing me!  I cried more than once due to the pain.  When my head is elsewhere, … Continue reading

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I made IT!!!!!!!!!!

I’m so excited!!!  My weight in yesterday was GREAT! Lost 4.4lbs last week! I am now 467.4….The lightest I have been since I was 19….15 years ago.  It feels really good!  It took a lot of work to break through … Continue reading

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Gluten and Arthritis

If you have read the past couple of entries I have talked about going gluten free to see if it helped with my psoriasis (an autoimmune disorder)  And it has helped. My red patches that cover most of my torso, … Continue reading

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Life Has a Funny Way….

Well, my gluten free life has been awesome.  Being diagnosed lactose intolerant since I was 13. Gas, bloating and diarrhoea was the normal for me after eating anything dairy.  Since being wheat free for 1.5 weeks I can now drink … Continue reading

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A Brighter Grey Day…

Well, the weather outside couldn’t be much more depressing. Grey, rainy and very very windy.   But I woke up with courage.  Courage to carry on.  Everything isn’t magically better and I am not all smiles, but I am also not … Continue reading

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