Gestational Diabetes?

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On Saturday I took my routine screening test for gestational diabetes. I didn’t think much of it, I was worried but it wasn’t too big a deal. So, on Saturday early in the morning off I went to get my test done. I drank a strange tasting orange drink (which was actually pretty triggering eating

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Year and a Half Symptom Free

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A number of people have asked me lately, “how are you surviving”? When they start listing the reasons I should have completely collapsed in the last year and a half, I really can’t say why I’m still standing. -          My husband lost his job, leaving us struggling for stability and financial ease. He was jobless

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Thoughts on Photos

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I have a really hard time with taking photographs of myself, or allowing them to be taken. I always felt that if there was going to be photographic evidence of what I looked like, I needed to look my best. Only times when I felt thin or beautiful were ever photographed – after fasting, meeting

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