Kim Fox

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    Kim Fox got a reaction from LadyM in Brief testimonial from a non-testimonialer   
    I am a 46 year old female in good health.  No hypertension, diabetes, good weight (I'd like to lose a few more, but you know...), etc...  I'm a pretty healthy person EXCEPT for this addiction to sugar which I have and love.  Complicate that with the fact that I LOVE to bake.  I must be in menopause as I have not had a visit from Aunt Flo since October.  Aunt Flo has not stopped by since then, but Cousin lb has been coming consistently since then.  Then comes the corona-work-from-home situation and that stress.
    I went for a physical on 4/30/20. This was my Lipid panel
    Total Cholesterol 262
    HDL (good) 60
    LDL (bad) 180
    Triglycerides 101
    I started Whole 30 on Sunday 5/3/20
    My blood was re-drawn 26 days later.  My doc was going to put me on cholesterol meds but I asked her to check my levels again as I had been doing the Whole 30.  She said that short amount of time with a diet change would not move my levels significantly but that she would essentially humor me.  Only if my LDL got to or below 170 would I avoid meds.
    My results from 5/29/20...……. drum roll.....
    Total Cholesterol 232
    HDL (good) 58
    LDL (bad) 154
    Triglycerides 93
    I CANNOT believe that it really helped that significantly.
    I am now mourning my ice cream at night and whatever other sweet treat I would consume daily that I completely LOVE.
    Now its time for me to put my big girl britches on and figure out how to live the Resta 30!!!!!
     
    Thank you Whole30 Team!!!!!
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    Kim Fox got a reaction from ShadowInTheKitchen in Brief testimonial from a non-testimonialer   
    I am a 46 year old female in good health.  No hypertension, diabetes, good weight (I'd like to lose a few more, but you know...), etc...  I'm a pretty healthy person EXCEPT for this addiction to sugar which I have and love.  Complicate that with the fact that I LOVE to bake.  I must be in menopause as I have not had a visit from Aunt Flo since October.  Aunt Flo has not stopped by since then, but Cousin lb has been coming consistently since then.  Then comes the corona-work-from-home situation and that stress.
    I went for a physical on 4/30/20. This was my Lipid panel
    Total Cholesterol 262
    HDL (good) 60
    LDL (bad) 180
    Triglycerides 101
    I started Whole 30 on Sunday 5/3/20
    My blood was re-drawn 26 days later.  My doc was going to put me on cholesterol meds but I asked her to check my levels again as I had been doing the Whole 30.  She said that short amount of time with a diet change would not move my levels significantly but that she would essentially humor me.  Only if my LDL got to or below 170 would I avoid meds.
    My results from 5/29/20...……. drum roll.....
    Total Cholesterol 232
    HDL (good) 58
    LDL (bad) 154
    Triglycerides 93
    I CANNOT believe that it really helped that significantly.
    I am now mourning my ice cream at night and whatever other sweet treat I would consume daily that I completely LOVE.
    Now its time for me to put my big girl britches on and figure out how to live the Resta 30!!!!!
     
    Thank you Whole30 Team!!!!!
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    Kim Fox got a reaction from Tevenie in Brief testimonial from a non-testimonialer   
    I am a 46 year old female in good health.  No hypertension, diabetes, good weight (I'd like to lose a few more, but you know...), etc...  I'm a pretty healthy person EXCEPT for this addiction to sugar which I have and love.  Complicate that with the fact that I LOVE to bake.  I must be in menopause as I have not had a visit from Aunt Flo since October.  Aunt Flo has not stopped by since then, but Cousin lb has been coming consistently since then.  Then comes the corona-work-from-home situation and that stress.
    I went for a physical on 4/30/20. This was my Lipid panel
    Total Cholesterol 262
    HDL (good) 60
    LDL (bad) 180
    Triglycerides 101
    I started Whole 30 on Sunday 5/3/20
    My blood was re-drawn 26 days later.  My doc was going to put me on cholesterol meds but I asked her to check my levels again as I had been doing the Whole 30.  She said that short amount of time with a diet change would not move my levels significantly but that she would essentially humor me.  Only if my LDL got to or below 170 would I avoid meds.
    My results from 5/29/20...……. drum roll.....
    Total Cholesterol 232
    HDL (good) 58
    LDL (bad) 154
    Triglycerides 93
    I CANNOT believe that it really helped that significantly.
    I am now mourning my ice cream at night and whatever other sweet treat I would consume daily that I completely LOVE.
    Now its time for me to put my big girl britches on and figure out how to live the Resta 30!!!!!
     
    Thank you Whole30 Team!!!!!
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    Kim Fox got a reaction from SchrodingersCat in Brief testimonial from a non-testimonialer   
    I am a 46 year old female in good health.  No hypertension, diabetes, good weight (I'd like to lose a few more, but you know...), etc...  I'm a pretty healthy person EXCEPT for this addiction to sugar which I have and love.  Complicate that with the fact that I LOVE to bake.  I must be in menopause as I have not had a visit from Aunt Flo since October.  Aunt Flo has not stopped by since then, but Cousin lb has been coming consistently since then.  Then comes the corona-work-from-home situation and that stress.
    I went for a physical on 4/30/20. This was my Lipid panel
    Total Cholesterol 262
    HDL (good) 60
    LDL (bad) 180
    Triglycerides 101
    I started Whole 30 on Sunday 5/3/20
    My blood was re-drawn 26 days later.  My doc was going to put me on cholesterol meds but I asked her to check my levels again as I had been doing the Whole 30.  She said that short amount of time with a diet change would not move my levels significantly but that she would essentially humor me.  Only if my LDL got to or below 170 would I avoid meds.
    My results from 5/29/20...……. drum roll.....
    Total Cholesterol 232
    HDL (good) 58
    LDL (bad) 154
    Triglycerides 93
    I CANNOT believe that it really helped that significantly.
    I am now mourning my ice cream at night and whatever other sweet treat I would consume daily that I completely LOVE.
    Now its time for me to put my big girl britches on and figure out how to live the Resta 30!!!!!
     
    Thank you Whole30 Team!!!!!