Lately, the pounds have started to add up quickly. I thought okay, maybe it’s my thyroid. So when I called to see if I could be seen sooner due to the weight gain I was relieved when the doctor asked for another thyroid test.
I was a bit sad today to find the levels are normal… I still don’t know the numbers and won’t until my appointment on the 7th. Then this morning I got all excited thinking I was losing weight? Until I went back to check my list and since last week I gained another 3lbs. I started weighing daily to track just in case for fluid purposes since my feet had been swelling again.
I started watching really closely how I am eating this week, and did find that I had been eating a bit more lately, so that was good cause that would have meant something? But shocked that instead of losing after charting my foods I am in fact gaining still even with a deduction of food and carbs! yikes.
I fear on the 7th I will once again be omitted, told I am old, to eat this or that, all the crap I have been told for a long time that hasn’t worked. I feel like a number sometimes, just another someone saying the same thing I guess others did… “But I tried all of that?” (Those someone’s have said). To the doctors, I am just another voice they hear over and over again.