Monthly Archives: July 2010

insanity and beyond…

 ‘Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.’ Albert Einstein ……. Well if that’s the case then how do I get out of the Asylum?  Like anyone who is seriously overweight, I didn’t get … Continue reading

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Meeting Mr Galloway

….Now I consider myself to be a fairly normal rational person. I am not a freak and I am not looking for sympathy. I certainly don’t want pity. I am when it boils down to it I am a strong … Continue reading

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From fit to fat…life gets in the way!

Looking back over the years I always had to work at staying slim but it was just something I did. It was part of me. I loved to keep fit and I exercised most days not because I had to … Continue reading

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Pre-surgery assessment

I had my pre-op assessment this morning at the Nuffield. Beforehand I wasn’t absolutely sure as to what to anticipate they would do to me (yikes!)…. although had a fair idea of what to expect from my dealings at work over … Continue reading

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The big decision…..

My name is Lorna, I am 42 years old and live in Ayrshire. At the moment I am about 6 stone overweight with a Body Mass Index (BMI) of nearly 40. I don’t know quite how things got to this … Continue reading

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