Need Suggestions on how to keep weight off

NicoleGracie
By NicoleGracie Latest Reply 2011-06-18 21:28:42 -0500
Started 2011-06-18 17:57:13 -0500

I have struggled with my weight for a long time. I have also had to ration my insulin due to financial strain and no insurance. When not staying on top of my blood sugar I lose weight but when I am staying on the top with my medication. In the past three years I have gone from a size 20 to a size 8 and would love to stay where I am. I cannot afford to be buying clothes every month.

Tags: weight loss

3 replies

majikinfl
majikinfl 2011-06-18 21:28:42 -0500 Report

Contact the maker of your insulin, most companies have help to pay for your insulin. IF necessary have the MD change the type Insulin you use to one of a company that has help either free or reduced rates. I know that Novo Nordisk has a plan for free insulin and supplies and probably others as well Like LadyPandora407 said do an internet search. You can also check with your states/counties Public Health Department, Catholic Charities may be of assistance. I hope you find some help. take care…Polly

Harlen
Harlen 2011-06-18 18:50:36 -0500 Report

WOW from a 20 to an 8 wow thats great Uish it did that for me
Other then going blined and killing my kidnys with high blood sugars it would be great .
Best wishes
Harlen

LadyPandora407
LadyPandora407 2011-06-18 18:49:19 -0500 Report

Have you checked on patient assistance programs for your insulin and/or disease? Do a search on the internet you should be able to find help for your medications

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