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Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 10-20-2012, 05:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,802
Posted By brandywine12
how come I have to keep logging in for every...

how come I have to keep logging in for every thing???
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 10-20-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,802
Posted By brandywine12
I did the other day , I had long john silvers and...

I did the other day , I had long john silvers and I was down a pound the next morning. I rarely do this esp w/ long johns,,breading and salt, but it caused a loss for me :jumpjoy:
maybe it was the...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 10-20-2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,614
Posted By brandywine12
my daily lunch for work

I just have to say that I have been keeping on track some what with lc.
I make a very large salad for the week . I take one every day and I eat one for dinner every night.
Every day when me and...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 10-20-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,902
Posted By brandywine12
I eat a salad or two a day. try some burger n...

I eat a salad or two a day. try some burger n green beans w/ some alfredo sauce, It always does it for me.:)
Forum: Thyroid 10-19-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 87,308
Posted By brandywine12
well I was thinking....if ur dr gave u t3 meds w/...

well I was thinking....if ur dr gave u t3 meds w/ ur t4 meds didn't (the t3 drive down ur tsh?I seem to think that not every body has to be in mid range , I always had a little higher t4 . I think...
Forum: Thyroid 10-14-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 87,308
Posted By brandywine12
I guess your right, I was doing 0.07 when I was...

I guess your right, I was doing 0.07 when I was doing the math , i was wrong. as for converting ....I thought as long as you are converting over it is ok? Again wrong! would a small dose of t3 be an...
Forum: Thyroid 10-13-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 87,308
Posted By brandywine12
Hi , I take my meds before i go to bed for the...

Hi , I take my meds before i go to bed for the night.
the only time I napped is when I didn't have enough medication. I haven't napped in a very long time.In fact I go to bed around 8-9 o'clock...
Forum: Thyroid 10-13-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 87,308
Posted By brandywine12
:dunno: hyper? I am in no way going in that...

:dunno: hyper? I am in no way going in that direction right now or in the past few months.
I have read up for a very long time on td and what it all means. I also know that every body is different...
Forum: Thyroid 10-13-2012, 08:33 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 87,308
Posted By brandywine12
she is dr#10. my old drs ft4 range changed which...

she is dr#10. my old drs ft4 range changed which was why I went to her to begin with . I heard a lot of good things about her and told her so,. I explained what he was trying to tell me about this...
Forum: Thyroid 10-13-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 87,308
Posted By brandywine12
dosage lowered. normal frees .. too low tsh occ to dr.

Hello!
I recently switched drs . My new dr a few months ago said she would go on how I feel for my meds. I told her I felt good and didn't want my meds reduced because of it, her reply was I don't...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-03-2012, 04:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,184
Posted By brandywine12
@sterlinggirl, I have been at this woe for over a...

@sterlinggirl, I have been at this woe for over a year to be exact it has been a year and half.I am 54 yrs old and I know I never had to deal with this before after losing any weight.
I have only...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-02-2012, 05:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,736
Posted By brandywine12
I know what you mean, my dr ...when I first...

I know what you mean, my dr ...when I first stared atkins, told me that I wasn't healthy enough to use that diet. huh??? I had lost 20#'s at that point. some times ....I wonder what they(drs) were...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 08-02-2012, 05:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,184
Posted By brandywine12
saggy skin

Hi all : would some please tell me that all of this saggy skin tightens up after a while.
I have had an issue with this as of lately, I really didn't do a great amount of exercise during the first...
Forum: Thyroid 07-23-2012, 04:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 931
Posted By brandywine12
what has your tsh been? It is No fun being hyper...

what has your tsh been? It is No fun being hyper by no means. Been there twice in my life don't want to go there again, bumpy road coming down, I went hypo severely.
Forum: Thyroid 07-22-2012, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 931
Posted By brandywine12
sure are. have you been to a dr? sounds like some...

sure are. have you been to a dr? sounds like some of the symptoms.Believe me, when I was sick w/ Graves....it wasn't pleasant. I didn't know what was happening to me at that time. It was something...
Forum: Thyroid 07-21-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 931
Posted By brandywine12
um , before I was diagnosed , I would get that...

um , before I was diagnosed , I would get that nausea, and would throw up every morning.
I was diagnosed(graves disease), it stopped after I started to get treated, I had RAI done.I lost 65 # in 3...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-19-2012, 05:16 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,709
Posted By brandywine12
for what it is worth...I too have come to a stall...

for what it is worth...I too have come to a stall for a long time now, one thing I did was...quit eating wings. I was losing pretty much weekly, then all hell broke out with my dr. cholesterol went...
Forum: Thyroid 07-18-2012, 04:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,324
Posted By brandywine12
I am on t4 meds only as well . I have had RAI...

I am on t4 meds only as well . I have had RAI done over 20 years ago. When my levels are too low for my body on the ft4 I have had the awful fibro and neuropathy. I discovered this while trying to...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-13-2012, 05:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 999
Posted By brandywine12
I like pot roast made to shredd , then add some...

I like pot roast made to shredd , then add some grilled onions , not too many, then add in some cheddar cheese per serving , wowsa!
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-13-2012, 05:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,614
Posted By brandywine12
oohh yes! I def. have this when I say for...

oohh yes! I def. have this when I say for instance run on my treadmill for a few miles.
When I first started lc, I had that euphora (sp)? that you are supposed to get from induction, it scared me...
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 07-13-2012, 05:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,057
Posted By brandywine12
OMG! My hubby is on blood thinners and he CAN NOT...

OMG! My hubby is on blood thinners and he CAN NOT have any vit k foods. I was told it thickens the blood.!
If you are using fish oil or are on statins it will cause thinning of the blood , which in...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-13-2012, 04:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,869
Posted By brandywine12
I lost enough to wear one , I am 54. And No I...

I lost enough to wear one , I am 54. And No I don't have that tight look any more , but hey i fit into one none the least. Hubs likes it ....that's all that matters to me.I actually got mine out of...
Forum: Thyroid 07-03-2012, 04:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,235
Posted By brandywine12
I have had thyroid disease for over 20 years, I...

I have had thyroid disease for over 20 years, I have to say that when I am stressed out or exercise extremely hard, I feel like I have no reserves left(energy). I have told the dr about this several...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 07-02-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,874
Posted By brandywine12
whew! was thinking @21 carbs, just didn't sound...

whew! was thinking @21 carbs, just didn't sound right for steak.
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 07-02-2012, 04:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,149
Posted By brandywine12
I get mine at vitamin world, it is the only place...

I get mine at vitamin world, it is the only place I can get it around here.
Google it and the web site will come up. you can order the stuff via snail mail.
Forum: Thyroid 06-29-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,088
Posted By brandywine12
when your ill with viruses or even the common...

when your ill with viruses or even the common cold , your tsh will go up, birth control,beta blockers,estrogen will cause it also.
Also are you eating or drinking any thing to hinder the absorption...
Forum: General Health/Medical Issues 06-29-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,149
Posted By brandywine12
make sure it is magnesium citrate.

make sure it is magnesium citrate.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 06-29-2012, 04:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,874
Posted By brandywine12
rib steak @21 net carbs?

rib steak @21 net carbs?
Forum: Thyroid 06-19-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,865
Posted By brandywine12
I have had to do this as well, NO Dr is going to...

I have had to do this as well, NO Dr is going to tell me how I will feel in the long run!

I have been to quite a few of em over the years, they all with in a few exceptions ....all tsh worshipers,...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 06-12-2012, 05:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,220
Posted By brandywine12
:hiya: I get like that mostly while I'm eating...

:hiya: I get like that mostly while I'm eating too . I posted a while ago on the same thing. I can be eating a omelet for example and get half way through it and want to :sick:. I know what yur...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 06-06-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,004
Posted By brandywine12
I know when my carbs are too low my energy dips...

I know when my carbs are too low my energy dips way down.
Forum: Cholesterol and Heart Health 05-31-2012, 06:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,813
Posted By brandywine12
well the verdict is in: my cholesterol #'s from...

well the verdict is in: my cholesterol #'s from last time where...
total 270(0-199)
trig's 50(0-149)
hdl 62 (>40)
ldl 175(0-99) these where all direct testing
ratio 4

now 5-30-2012
total...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-31-2012, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,060
Posted By brandywine12
great, I have the same problem , poor hubby ...he...

great, I have the same problem , poor hubby ...he never has to wait for dinner , but since I have been on Atkins, I almost never want to cook or eat any thing. so , some times he gets short changed....
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-31-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,455
Posted By brandywine12
I want to add....that because of ingesting salty...

I want to add....that because of ingesting salty foods or salt in general, it raised my blood pressure a bit. Had a dr's appt (6 mo check up), so now I am limited some what. Salt seems to help me w/...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-30-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,202
Posted By brandywine12
I have one close by , it is what you buy. You...

I have one close by , it is what you buy. You just have to have a look. I go there , I spot shop!I only go where my deals are. Save -a lot , I can get good (meat buys )sometimes. The one next to me ,...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-30-2012, 04:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,455
Posted By brandywine12
I am also Hypo , and when I first started Atkins,...

I am also Hypo , and when I first started Atkins, I had that amazing energy that comes with induction! I did the 80-85 percent fat, I recently had to back off some fat, gotta lose thee last five or...
Forum: Thyroid 05-22-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,439
Posted By brandywine12
I became hypo through RAI, I had graves earlier...

I became hypo through RAI, I had graves earlier on in life.
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-22-2012, 05:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,984
Posted By brandywine12
recently I have craved pickles, like around 4-5...

recently I have craved pickles, like around 4-5 jars. But ...I am at a little stand still on em now. I think that the craving is almost gone.I don't know what that was all about. Now when I sweat, I...
Forum: Main Lowcarb Lobby 05-17-2012, 04:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By brandywine12
I would like to say beta blockers could be your...

I would like to say beta blockers could be your culprit. My hubby is on them and I asked the dr about the weight thing and he said of course it will cause weight gain.I don't know which one your on ,...
Forum: Thyroid 05-17-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,132
Posted By brandywine12
well , you need to dump the soy! it very well can...

well , you need to dump the soy! it very well can be causing some of your problems and if your drinking any dairy make sure it is at least around 4 hours before you take your meds.

Soy blocks at a...
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