Posts Tagged ‘Than’

More Than Just A Fat Person

I didn’t say much here during the month of August, but I did a lot of thinking about my history with this blog. I’ve experienced some cool things as a result of writing here, so when I consider shutting it down I usually decide to think on it again later. I don’t want my little blog to disappear, but it doesn’t resonate with me in the way it once did. I’ve spent some time thinking on that lately, and now I know why. For many years I have defined myself as a person who needs to lose a serious amount of weight. I let society define me as fat and unworthy for a long time, even before my weight became a national news story. If you’ve been paying attention for a while, you also know that over the last five years I’ve experienced incredible life changes thanks to the grace of God. The closer I get to Him, the less I define myself as a just a fat person. Sure, I still need to lose weight, and I am. I want to have fun while I exercise and to encourage others to join me in that, and I’m doing that […]
All the Weigh

Is Vitamin D Deficiency the Rule, rather Than the Exception?

Vitamin D Deficiency is a widespread phenomenon with significant implications for health.

Fact: In our modern society vitamin D deficiency is the rule, rather than the exception!Tweet this!

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While we can blame more severe cases of deficiency on grains, it also commonly occurs independent of grain consumption. The restoration of vitamin D levels is second only to grain elimination; one of the most powerful healthy lifestyle strategies.

 

How have modern lifestyles compromised our vitamin D status?

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Vitamin D deficiency allows several abnormal health phenomena.Tweet this!

Less Than Two Weeks After Weight-Loss Surgery

It’s been almost two weeks since I had surgery. I wish I could say that I feel better, but I don’t. I actually feel pretty terrible. I’ve made some great strides in terms of healing. I don’t feel pain or bloating anymore, which is awesome. I’ve dropped about 40 pounds, which is also awesome. I’m just […]

Better Than Yesterday

My attitude changed dramatically after yesterday’s blog post. People started praying for me, and Michael and I prayed together too. It was so cool to realize that while I was intentionally worshiping God I felt no pain at all. I was a little sore throughout the second part of the day yesterday, but I went […]