Group Picture

Blogs     Join this team to post to the wall

  • Excited about new job but weight gain has me considering bariatric surgery

    7/23/2014 12:00:55 AM, by KAREN91

    I learned even more about dementia and I am looking forward to using my new knowledge on the job. We learned that verbal is the least effective way to communicate with dementia patients. We should greet them with a smile, shake their hand or hold their hand before we talk to them. As dementia pr... Read more

  • Trying again!

    7/11/2014 8:33:49 AM, by SMIDGON

    A lot has gone on in my life since I was last on here! So, I am trying again! Over that time, I gained 5#. Up and down! I have left emotions get the best of me! I finally realized, I am only human. That will derail me right there. I am trying again! Hugs, Janet... Read more

  • One Year, 100 Pounds Later

    7/10/2014 12:28:45 PM, by PURPLEPEONY

    Today is the anniversary of my healthy lifestyle. I can`t believe how much my body has changed in one year! One hundred pounds released forever! I`m only 12 lbs from my goal! If I can do it ANYONE can! Just NEVER give up! ... Read more

  • Learning what it means to be hungry

    7/3/2014 11:00:22 PM, by CLAIREMZM

    The past couple days I've been doing partial fasts. I find in doing so that it's like hitting a "restart" button for my eating habits. It wasn't too hard, especially since I drank water whenever I felt "hungry." I put "hungry" in quotation marks because I realized that I don't necessarily know... Read more