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Old 06-03-2005, 05:44 PM   #1
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Default Gotta Brag--Latest Bloodwork Results

When I had my bloodwork done last January, my results were as follows:

Weight: 196
Total Cholesterol: 233
Triglyercides : 597 OMG!!
A1C: 5.8

Current Results:

Weight: 180
Total Cholesterol: 188 !!!
Triglycerides: 245!!!
A1C: 5.5

I'm pretty doggoned proud of myself!

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Old 06-03-2005, 05:55 PM   #2
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Mamacita, you done good!!!



SO proud of you!!!
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Old 06-03-2005, 06:01 PM   #3
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Wow great work!!! You've had a good weight loss too. And look what it did for all the other numbers.

What is A1C? What are normal triglyserides? (Can't you tell it's been awile since I had a physical!)

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Old 06-03-2005, 06:11 PM   #4
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Congratulations!

Sandi, A1C has to do with blood sugar. It measures your average blood sugar over about a 3 month span.

Per my last visit, over a year ago, their measurements for cholesterol were as follows:

Under 200 for the total was good.
Under 59 for HDL was good.
Under 150 for Triglycerides was good.

I hope that's right. At the time mine were all within normal limits...
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Old 06-03-2005, 06:12 PM   #5
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That's AWESOME, what a huge difference!!!!

YEAH FOR YOU!!!!!
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Old 06-03-2005, 06:20 PM   #6
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That's great news! Mine also became normal after starting on South Beach. I think I go back next month for my next checkup.
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Old 06-03-2005, 07:09 PM   #7
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That is WONDERFUL news, girl!!!
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How Wonderful.!.. sounds like SBD is really helping you !!! I hope my LDL and Tri's come down.. I've always had very baad cholesterol problems.
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WooHoo! That's great!
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