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 WANNABTHIN2010
    "headache meds" you know honestly they didnt work but a few hours on the first day. i took them three times yesterday and today the last time i took them was 8 hours ago. so i am doing much better. but thanks for the comment. melanie
    4154 days ago
  • v WANNABTHIN2010
    thanks for adding my as your buddy. i added you as well. thanks agian melanie
    4154 days ago
  • v TKRINER
    I love your profile picture! The picture on the left side above with the winter fairy, I downloaded that yesterday to my computer to use after the new years. Only mine doesn't have the owl on it. Cool, huh!!??

    Hugs, Tami
    4154 days ago
  • v TKRINER
    Thanks!
    I love the Wii fit yoga. It's the only yoga I can do. I have corprol tunnel syndrom in my wrists and I've tried to do yoga videos on the ondemand and it hurts to much to be down on my hands as much as they do. But the Wii yoga is great!! I love it! I'm so glad it made your spine feel good!! If it helps maybe you should continue it. I hope that it always makes you feel this good! I hope it gives you a pain free day!

    Take care,
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    Tami
    4155 days ago
  • v TKRINER
    I hope it really works for me. I'm at my highest weight ever tonight. I gained 3 1/4 lbs tonight. I have to make this work!!!

    Thanks for the support,
    Tami
    4155 days ago
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