I Want to Take Better Care of My Health

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    I am attempting to improve my health... making every appointment, taking the meds and lots of tests. I'm trying as I've never tried before. I'm not a doctor person and generally only go when pregnant... Only because then it's for my baby and not just me that I would be neglecting...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2007

    Destructive Behviour

    I'm not really looking for feedback.  I just need to get this off my chest. My life seems to go up and down depending on outward factors.  Which I know is wrong in so many ways and on so many levels. When I neglect my body I feel emotionally unwell.  Yet, I do...
    PiscesDream PiscesDream
    51-55, F
    1 Response May 28, 2009

    Nutrition First

    I want & need to take better care of my health. I'd like to start with Nutrition.  Must Do: Eat 3 meals & 3 healthy snacks that include whole grain foods, vegetables, & smaller portions of protein. drink at least 6-8ounce glasses of water This...
    PiscesDream PiscesDream
    51-55, F
    2 Responses May 1, 2007
    RandomExistence RandomExistence
    18-21, M
    Mar 10, 2016

    I Eat Well, At Least...

    I've been sick for a long time. The doctor has only recently begun to figure out what it is that is wrong with me. Part of it is food allergies, and so I'm on an intensive diet (that eliminates dairy, yeast, wheat, sugar, etc etc etc). So I guess you could say I'm eating a...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 17, 2008

    Slowly But Surely

    I am building up toward getting back in shape. I have changed my diet- smaller portions of everything, no caffeine or alcohol, very little sugar, fat, and sodium. Just from those small changes, I have lost 6 lbs and regulated my blood pressure. I'm already a strict vegetarian...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    Oct 4, 2010

    I Feel Unattractive Now. I Used to Feel Extremely Sexy Just Last Year.

    I used to ***** and have an awesome body.  Lately, it is not what it was.  I had a child, C-section.  She is nearly 3 years old, but even last year, I felt very sext, but this year, I can't get motivated to go to the gym.  I have a membership with tanning...
    ilovemyweed ilovemyweed
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 1, 2007

    I have always taken care of my health

    but here in the past couple of years I haven't had such good luck. In the days of my youth I had a hard time gaining any kind of mass, now I can look at food and gain weight. I am perplexed by one thing though. While working out of the country I had to endure some long flights...
    Steve27937 Steve27937
    51-55, M
    Jan 3, 2014

    My Health

    I need to focus on eating better, eating healthier foods. I have high cholesterol and GERD. I just need to get on a good diet to keep me focused on health and well being. I let it slide so much because of my job and the hours I keep at work. I cant ever eat on a regular schedule...
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 27, 2007

    Take Care Of Yourself

    i know you are dead exhausted. i understand. i myself felt extremely tired and spoke of the same to you earlier. take care ok! i am feeling better now. you will feel better soon too!
    rio765 rio765
    Nov 3, 2013

    In Every Aspect

     I need to quit smoking ..Cut down my caffeine intake , start walking ( once the heat subsides ) eat better . drink more water making mental health improvements ..for my own sanity ... ive made a lot of progress in the past 2 yrs .. but i strive to keep going ... and...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Aug 22, 2007


    There's a great sense of belonging I feel when I'm in his arms. A feeling I never felt with any others. I feel home. I'm comfortable and safe. I've been able to tell him everything, even cry in his arms when I got kicked out by my mom. He has always given the best advice...
    newlife0204 newlife0204
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 28, 2011
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