Type 1 diabetes and obesity

by Anonymous
(Santa Barbara, CA)

I am 58 and have had Type 1 diabetes since 16 months of age. Although I haven't suffered any major diabetes-related complications, I am 5'3" and weigh 280 pounds.
I have tried Symlin injections and various diets, but have never been able to lose more than 30-40 pounds. (Symlin was the most effective; but I got tired of the injections and the occasional serious hypoglycemia that resulted, so now use it only to bring down a highly elevated BG).
I'm also a certified diabetes nurse educator and know that my image does not represent a healthy picture of diabetes. I know it will take at least a year to lose the weight in an intelligent manner. My daughter is getting married in 8 months, and I would like to have lost at least 50-80 pounds by then.
What would you suggest to get and stay motivated, as I get discouraged and give up after a month or two?
Thank you.

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Jul 01, 2012
Long Term Solution NEW
by: Anonymous

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Jul 06, 2010
HERE IS THE SOLUTION
by: Munim

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Jul 06, 2010
HERE IS THE SOLUTION
by: Munim

I understand your pain and I would suggest you one thing. See loosing weight is like a dedication. If you are not dedicated then you can't succeed. But if you are dying to loose weight for your daughter then I would suggest you to try Arnel Ricofranca 16week ab workout. once you complete that you will definitely see some result. But 4 months is quite a long time for many. But if you want you can also try insanity or Shaun T hip pop abs. Remember that insanity nor hip pop abs is not for everybody so please contact a physician if you want to try these product. But if you try i can guarantee that you will loose weight. It promises to burn 1000 CALORIES per workout.

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