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Never Too Late 07-03-2013 01:54 PM

My Husband's Fantastic Health Check-up
DH joined me in the JUDDD way of life about the 3rd week in March.
Although his all-time weight was 350 about a year ago, when he started JUDD in March he weighed 322.

It was about a year ago that he was diagnosed with Diabetes. His A1c levels were high and so were his blood pressure and cholesterol levels.

He went to the doctor Monday and I am thrilled to report [drum roll please!] that:

He now weighs 281! His glucose was 97. His A1c hemoglobin levels [diabetic markers] were 5.6, which is in the normal, non-diabetic range. His cholesterol and BP readings are also down.

Yippee! :jumpjoy: I am so proud of him!

KeirasMom 07-03-2013 01:56 PM

:jumpjoy: Amazing results! WTG to your DH!! :jumpjoy:

Flutter 07-03-2013 01:59 PM

That is fantastic news!!!!!!!! :clap: :heart:

MintQ8 07-03-2013 02:07 PM

Yay! Great results!

Kimmietoo 07-03-2013 02:09 PM

How cool is THAT???!!!!! YAY!!!! Congratulations to your DH, Cyn!!!

windygap 07-03-2013 02:32 PM

Oh my gosh that is great news. Way to go Hubby. We are all proud of your success!!!!!!

Kissa 07-03-2013 02:44 PM

How lovely! And I think he may owe some thanks to you for guiding him there!

Librarygirl 07-03-2013 03:31 PM

That's wonderful!!! Give DH a hug and tell him he owes you one. ;)

Eieio 07-03-2013 03:45 PM

Great news! CONGRADULATIONS u get to keep him!!

Whitlin' 07-03-2013 08:54 PM

He deserves a lot of credit for a great 3.5 (?) or 4 months of health improvement. I have some family members who are working to get A1C down below 6.0, so we know 5.6 is a happy number.

Familyvet 07-03-2013 10:05 PM


SlowSure 07-04-2013 03:30 AM

Well encouraged by you and well persevered by him. How very gratifying to see such an outcome for all of the effort involved. :shake:

Carly 07-04-2013 06:13 AM

Give DH a big hug from us!!!!!!!!!!!!! :jumpjoy::jumpjoy::jumpjoy:

FairyWren 07-04-2013 06:23 AM

Brilliant news!! :jumpjoy:

tobelowcarber 07-04-2013 09:02 AM

Great news :jumpjoy:

shirlc 07-04-2013 12:50 PM

Amazing...kudos to both of you!!! :jumpjoy:

LoCarbGal 07-05-2013 09:00 AM

WONDERFUL results! I'll bet he is just thrilled (and you too)! Congratulations to him!

pooticus 07-06-2013 07:20 AM

Yay!!!!!! That's wonderful news!!!! :D

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