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Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-13-2014, 06:08 PM
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Posted By cheftrish
Wow! Sounds like there are a lot of New...

Wow! Sounds like there are a lot of New Englanders here! I am going to the Wakefield clinic. It's about a 45 minute drive for me and my appt. is tomorrow but with the weather....I here it's not so...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-11-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
Deb, The cardiologist appt. is for this Friday...

Deb, The cardiologist appt. is for this Friday and I am going to have to change it since I have to pick up my daughter from school. She is a freshman and having a very hard time this semester (second...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-10-2014, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
Staceylynne, although my weight stayed the same I...

Staceylynne, although my weight stayed the same I gained a little in fat too, my second week. You are doing great. Remember this is for the LONG HAUL! You might want to cut out the PB or other things...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-10-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
Hey Everyone! Soo glad to see so many of us here!...

Hey Everyone! Soo glad to see so many of us here!

Deb, I think cottage cheese can kick you out of ketosis in the short run- but I think almost any dairy product would because lactose is sugar...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-08-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
Staceylynne, Your weight will fluctuate...

Staceylynne, Your weight will fluctuate throughout the week, so try not to obsess too much!
Deb, I hear you about being worried about your health. They have now put me on a third BP med and I see a...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-07-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
Hi, Still here. Just went in for my second weigh...

Hi, Still here. Just went in for my second weigh in and stayed the same...but was put on another BP med and my readings are still astronomical. 182/98. so going back in to see my DR. today. The...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-03-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Ha! So true Deb! I did pretty well, stuck with...

Ha! So true Deb! I did pretty well, stuck with shrimp and nuts for the game.
Staceylynne has started a medi friends in 2014- so we can post there now! What is a cortisol bump? Just started...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-03-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
Wow! Awesome! Watch what kind of cheese and how...

Wow! Awesome! Watch what kind of cheese and how much. I swear...cheese and peanutbutter are my best friends an worst enemies! :)
Great Job!
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-03-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
I had shrimp too! Did pretty well. I had to start...

I had shrimp too! Did pretty well. I had to start a new BP med along with my other med to lower BP since it did not go down on the highest dose of the first one. It is hydrochlorithiazide. I am a...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-02-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1,091
Views: 82,961
Posted By cheftrish
I'm here! Thanks for starting this Staceylynne!

I'm here! Thanks for starting this Staceylynne!
Forum: Medi Weightloss 02-02-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Yes, I was thinking about starting a Medi Friends...

Yes, I was thinking about starting a Medi Friends in 2014. I will look into that.

I have not been doing so well...had a mandatory dinner to attend on Friday and ate okay...not great, not many...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-30-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 904
Views: 169,152
Posted By cheftrish
Stepanie, just finished week one for a loss of...

Stepanie, just finished week one for a loss of 7.8! you can do this! Good luck ladies, it's hard, but so worth it!
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-30-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Thanks Staceylynne :) yes, definitely no peanut...

Thanks Staceylynne :) yes, definitely no peanut butter allowed! If you can do this without the appetite suppressants that is definitely better, because you will be weaned off them eventually anyway.
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-30-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
So...good news and bad news! Good news is I lost...

So...good news and bad news! Good news is I lost 7.8 lbs altogether this week! 4.2 lbs of fat, and 3.6 of water! Yay!!!

Bad news...my Blood pressure is SUPER HIGH! I just got back from my doctor...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-29-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Staceylynne...they call it "the low carb...

Hi Staceylynne...they call it "the low carb flu"...Your body is getting rid of all the sugars ...but after about 3 days you should be feeling a lot of energy as your body goes into ketosis switching...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-28-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,835
Posted By cheftrish
Good for you! :clap:I have been having one cup of...

Good for you! :clap:I have been having one cup of coffee per day, and then switching to decaf herbal teas...Some of them, like apple cinnamon help at the end of the night, almost like dessert! Once...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-28-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Deb! I was getting a little frustrated...

Hi Deb! I was getting a little frustrated today...2 more days 'til weigh-in...Ugh! I have been so good, but am really nervous. I went for my second B injection today, they only do B12 injections, so...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-28-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,835
Posted By cheftrish
Good Luck Staceylynne! You can do this! And good...

Good Luck Staceylynne! You can do this! And good thinking getting the food today...prior planning is a must!! :)
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-27-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 904
Views: 169,152
Posted By cheftrish
I remember you too Lins, and like you have gained...

I remember you too Lins, and like you have gained back a significant amount of my weight back. I found you can order the supplements online. I am on day 5 of MWL (I decided to go to the clinic). It...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-26-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Stacey Lynne! So day 4...I was running into...

Hi Stacey Lynne!
So day 4...I was running into lot's of problems at church today (coffee hour), but managed to get by with just 12 (I counted hahaha!) peanuts, and about 1/2 oz cheddar...(so much...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-25-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Thanks Deb! I am also starting a new class,...

Thanks Deb!
I am also starting a new class, teaching ESOL to adults...something I did for 17 years before going to culinary school...I am very excited about it- I haven't been taught for 6 years, so...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-24-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Debbie, Wow! God is good indeed! What a blessing...

Debbie, Wow! God is good indeed! What a blessing to be able to minister to her and to your family! So glad she is better, and on the mend! I got discouraged with no one here, and after my fall (so...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 01-24-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi, yes, I just restarted. Slipped and fell on...

Hi, yes, I just restarted. Slipped and fell on the ice last month and was laid up during the holidays :( So went back to the clinic for my weigh in of shame...was asked the question, "are you ready...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 12-06-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,703
Posted By cheftrish
I am restarting today, going to the clinic....

I am restarting today, going to the clinic. Really the first 3 days are the hardest. The stay slim works for me, I find I don't crave anything when I am on them. Good luck, post here and on other...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 12-06-2013, 07:23 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Going to clinic today for the first...

Going to clinic today for the first time...decided I couldn't do it on my own, so I will go ahead with the payments for 4 weeks, the closest clinic is running a special, and they take flex pay health...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 12-02-2013, 07:45 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
day one. 179.3 lbs! Ugh!!! Here we go!

day one. 179.3 lbs! Ugh!!! Here we go!
Forum: Medi Weightloss 11-25-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,296
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Troy, I also lost a bunch of weight with medi...

Hi Troy, I also lost a bunch of weight with medi and did it without the prescription. I am a restart too, or will be once I get of steroids for bronchitis! There are a lot of other restarts in the...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 11-25-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Thanks Deb, Well, I will have to wait until...

Thanks Deb,
Well, I will have to wait until after TG to start since my doctor put me on steroids- the day I stopped antibiotics, and while I have been trying to eat medi- I am STARVING- and have not...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 11-19-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Deb, That is great news about your mom. I...

Hi Deb,

That is great news about your mom. I will continue praying. I have been sidelined with a bad bout of bronchitis, and to top it all off, my computer had a virus too. Just got it up and...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 11-07-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Official starting weight 176.1. Hoping to be down...

Official starting weight 176.1. Hoping to be down 5-8 by next Thursday! :)
Forum: Medi Weightloss 11-05-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Good for you Kelly! Have not had time to weigh...

Good for you Kelly! Have not had time to weigh in, work, work work....hopefully can post some numbers by the end of the week! And congrats on the 4.2 loss! Don't kick yourself over the croissants,...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-31-2013, 06:11 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Kelly! And Happy Halloween Everyone! Record...

Hi Kelly! And Happy Halloween Everyone! Record LOW number of trick or treaters, which means tons of candy left over! UGH! It's all going to work with my husband tomorrow!

Kelly, where do you get...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-28-2013, 07:13 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Deb, Glad your mom is in good hands. When...

Hi Deb,

Glad your mom is in good hands. When I was taking my husband to his oncologist I always made sure to record the appointments on my phone(with the doctors permission) and made notes. The...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-23-2013, 11:09 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Deb, I am praying for you and your mom, how did...

Deb, I am praying for you and your mom, how did the appt. go?
I am just getting back from a big wedding week. Up 5 lbs :( and I think I am going to have to rejoin with the doctor visits. Not...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-11-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Great ideas, I found boiled eggs in the deli...

Great ideas, I found boiled eggs in the deli section at the grocery. I think I will start making some "egg salad" I had completely forgotten about those. Week 1 day 1 again. Catered a dinner last...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-09-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Just checking in. I totally understand Betty,...

Just checking in. I totally understand Betty, make the most of your $$ and do what you can in the meantime as long as you stay on plan.
Anyone have menus they can share? I am so tired of egg...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-08-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Congratulations Christy and Jlsinclr! Way to go!

Congratulations Christy and Jlsinclr! Way to go!
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-07-2013, 01:19 PM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
Hi Jlsinclr! I am just trying to get through week...

Hi Jlsinclr! I am just trying to get through week 1, and have been for the past month! :( But please post your weigh in. It will inspire me for the rest of the week! Great job on getting through the...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-07-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 660
Views: 65,014
Posted By cheftrish
:welcome: Christy, and congratulation on your...

:welcome: Christy, and congratulation on your weight loss so far!:jumpjoy:

Betty I have been having trouble with weekends too. This weekend was no exception. We went to parents weekend to visit...
Forum: Medi Weightloss 10-04-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,949
Posted By cheftrish
I Jlsinclr, you may want to go to medi friends in...

I Jlsinclr, you may want to go to medi friends in 2013. There are a few of us on that forum that may be able to answer some questions. The boards have been quiet as of late. But congratulation on...
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