CHELSEASEAS

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I am a professional Yo-Yo. I competitively swam my entire life and never learned how to eat right. I suffer body image issues like so many people. I am 36 years old.

Below is what I have mostly in my Thoracic Spine (bra line of spine)
Degenerative Spine Disease
End-plate Sclerosis,
Anterior Bone Spurs,
Osteoarthritis.
bulging disc
Lordosis in the Lumbar Spine
Hemangioma:
(A spinal hemangioma is a primary, benign tumor most common in the thoracic and lumbar spine. . This type of tumor typically affects the vertebral body, but also can affect muscles. The tumor has few symptoms, and is often found on examination for another condition. It is most common in patients aged 30-50. Hemangioma patients are closely watched for signs of compression fractures, neurologic dysfunction or the development of a soft tissue mass as a result of the hemangioma.
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/4461
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On top of that I am blessed with Fibromyalgia/CFS(chronic fatigue), put that together like a sandwich and I have depression on the side. I hide it well, I am funny and loving and would give the shirt off my back to those I love. I am married and happy, we have 3 wonderful boys and we are huge outdoors people. I was told by a neurosurgeon that the only option for me was to drop off 50 lbs.

So you see, it's not only about my self-image, my self-esteem, it's about my spine.

My spine hurts.


Member Since: 12/26/2009

Fitness Minutes: 620

My Goals:
My goals..well ..just like the Neuro put it..Take off the 50lbs because that is what I need for my spine health. DUMP FAST FOOD..it is my EVIL in my life


My Program:
Trying hard to drink more water..eliminate soda and work out regularly for my physical and mental health



Personal Information:
I am 36 years old, married and we have 3 great kids! We love the outdoors and are very active people! We live in Ohio and love to fish, travel and be outside! I love to make quilts & jewelry...specially jewelry because I found it very relaxing, you should give it a try! Afterall, who doesn't like jewelry as a gift?


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  • v CHRYS13
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    ¨¯`*✲SNOWBALL FIGHT!! KEEP IT GOING! ((((SENDING SKINNY VIBES))))
    3654 days ago
  • v CHRYS13
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    Spooks
    - by Sandra Liatsos

    There's a goblin at my window,
    A monster by my door.
    The pumpkin at my table
    Keeps on smiling more and more.
    There's a ghost who haunts my bedroom,
    A witch whose face is green.
    They used to be my family,
    Till they dressed for Halloween!

    Happy Halloween, my friend!
    3687 days ago
  • v YASMINSHORTER
    Hi Chelsea! I hope you're still on the wagon! But it's ok if you're not! Come by my page and let me know!!!
    3840 days ago
  • v PATRICIA1904
    I've been out of the loop for a while but just thought I'd say hi
    3887 days ago
  • v MODREAMWEAVER
    Welcome to the TEam Exercising with OsteoArthritis, I hope you will find Us a fun, inspirational and motivating team. Come in and chit chat. Hope to see you posting Soon.
    3914 days ago
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