Grandkids as Therapy?

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   Posted 8/16/2008 7:18 AM (GMT -6)   
I don't know if there's any data to support this but I think grandkids should be included in any comprehensive treatment program. We had ours (4 & 2 1/2) stay over last night and this morning, both my before and after meal numbers are within normal range turn

I also dropped another couple of pounds without any formal exercise -- other than the 4 1/2 miles I ran around the house keeping up with the kids yeah


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   Posted 8/16/2008 10:26 AM (GMT -6)   
tongue   Now that would be an interesting study, whereas children (not the grandkids) would probably drive blood sugar and blood pressure UP.  At least in my house.......... rolleyes
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   Posted 8/16/2008 12:40 PM (GMT -6)   
Jeeze! I never thought to check my blood pressure shocked

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   Posted 8/16/2008 7:37 PM (GMT -6)   
My 4.5 yr old Nephew usually has me checking my levels about an hour into play. He shares his juice with me whenever I need some :-)
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