So....I'm on several chat sites and in Facebook groups. The one thing that pisses me off is the women who complain about not being able to have their third or fourth baby! As a women who is approaching 40, I feel that these women are SELFISH! I may be wrong in some people eyes and… Continue reading Selfish….
I’m sorry that you may not have had the best support when it comes to PCOS. I'm sorry if you have been told to lose weight time and again but no-one has actually told you HOW. I’m sorry that you may have been told time and time again to lose some weight and your PCOS… Continue reading I’m Sorry….
I'm not sure how to feel....I just left my gyn and they found something on my cervix. So now I'm waiting on biopsy results. They want me to come back to get an endometrial biopsy and HSG but, my insurance does not cover either. It was devastating to see so many women come out with… Continue reading Untitled
Ok, so like so many married couples we all go through good times and bad times. I always say it's how you recover that matters. But, what do you do when you are going through medical issues? There are some who are battling cancer and various diseases but for some of us it's more stressful.… Continue reading Marriage, Health,& Stress!
Most women don't realize they have a fertility problem until they try and after a few months nothing happens. I hear a lot about people saying that they have never heard such a thing about it being hard for black women to get pregnant. It's been a problem for a lot of us but maybe… Continue reading Female Infertility
I know doctors love writing us various prescriptions for several reasons but I did a lot of research to find out what natural supplements I could use instead. I talked about Metformin in my last blog post but I have heard that Berbine is better for insulin sensitivity so that's what I may be switching… Continue reading Supplements I take for PCOS
Ok so when I first was diagnosed with diabetes I was immediately put on insulin and Metformin. That was back in 2000 and once I was officially diagnosed with pcos in June of 2014 they started me on 1000mg 2x daily. The problem is that although my A1C is normal now (thanks to Victoza) I… Continue reading Metformin
I have been seeing so much amazing information about the keto diet and I'm still too lazy to completely get into it. I follow Black Keto Girl on Instagram and she post about all the women who follow her and her plan and these women, just like her have pcos or some sort of fertility… Continue reading Ketogenic Diet and PCOS
So you find yourself constantly switching or firing different doctors or specialists? Nope you are not alone. I have had to do it more times than I want to admit. Let's be honest, some are not plus or fat friendly. Who wants to deal with a doctor who talks about your weight at every single… Continue reading Firing Your Health Providers. (Hiring Your Dream Team)
Ok so now that so many celebrities have come out and said they suffer from it now everyone wants to talk about it. Well its women like me who have went undiagnosed and have had to deal with the effects of this. Yes a lot of us have went undiagnosed and now we are diabetics… Continue reading Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
I am the face of so many women who deal with multiple health issues. I have dealt with a herniated disc, type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, high triglycerides, stroke, pcos, infertility, diabetic neuropathy and depression! This is the face of..... I don't want anyone to pity me or think that I'm unhappy. I'm at… Continue reading I am the one face of….
I had to deal with this growing up. Mine was not as severe but it was similar. I remember my grandmother telling my mom that I didn't bathe enough so she told her to scrub my neck with alcohol and bathe me in bleach! It amazes me how many doctors didn't know how to diagnose… Continue reading Acanthosis Nigricans
So I saw a young lady post a very flattering photo of herself and the first thing you see is her weight. I mean she was beautiful, and she looked amazing in her attire. Yet, the only thing people saw was her size. Listen, we know we are fat and we don't need random strangers… Continue reading Yes!! We Know We’re Fat!
We nurture but on a different level. I may never become a mother but I love all my nieces and nephews and their little ones as if they are mine. On this day I celebrate ALL mother's regardless if we gave birth or not! Enjoy ladies!💐🌺💜💙💜
Lately its been difficult for so many with Mothers Day approaching. I'm seeing and meeting so many amazing women who unfortunately have various fertility issues. But what I don't understand is why other women are so insensitive about our issues conceiving children. I've been married for almost 19 years and I've heard it all from,… Continue reading Judged by Your Own