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Old 04-14-2012, 02:22   #1
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I went to the doctor this week and I'm finally in the 5% club!!!
My A1C was 5.8
I give the good folks here a lot of the credit! I would still be at 10 without the LCHF knowledge I've gotten through DF.
Thanking you and patting myself on the back!

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Old 04-14-2012, 02:26   #2
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Woohoo - congrats! Well done

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Way to Go that's great Congrats

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Welcome to the 5% club Lisa. It took me a long time to get admitted to this club. Hope we'll stay there for as long as possible.

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I went to the doctor this week and I'm finally in the 5% club!!!
My A1C was 5.8
I give the good folks here a lot of the credit! I would still be at 10 without the LCHF knowledge I've gotten through DF.
Thanking you and patting myself on the back!
Congrats. I know it's not easy at first, but perseverance is what gets you there. I hope to be there my next check. Pats on the back coming to you from us.

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Yay!!!!!!!

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I went to the doctor this week and I'm finally in the 5% club!!!
My A1C was 5.8
I give the good folks here a lot of the credit! I would still be at 10 without the LCHF knowledge I've gotten through DF.
Thanking you and patting myself on the back!
Congratulations & well done

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Way to go, Etherea! Congratulations on joining the 5% club!

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yeah, that is such good news to hear

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Follow up 5/12:A1C: 5.4 FBG: 105 Wieght: 279
follow up 11/12:A1C:5.7 FBG: 118 Wieght: 284
follow up 7/13:A1C:5.9 FBG: 130 WEight: 310

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Way to go, Lisa! Hoping to follow you in the next few days!




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