Linda Misleh Wagner is a woman on a quest. She is determined to become healthier and to live life to its fullest, and to do that she needs to lose one hundred and sixty five pounds.
A lifelong binge eater and yo-yo dieter, fourteen years ago, Linda Misleh Wagner was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. The diagnosis led to gastric bypass surgery almost six years ago which resulted in the loss of over 240 pounds from her 5’4” frame.
We kid ourselves thinking no one knows we are binge eaters. We may be able to hide what we are eating, but we cannot hide overeating as it becomes obvious to everyone. The evidence is usually on our hips. – Linda Misleh Wagner
Having regained almost half of the weight she had lost, Linda became fearful of the return of diabetes and turned to both The New Diabetes Prescription and NewDiabetesRx for help. She’s working with website founder Aaron Snyder in four areas:
Linda is embarking on a journey to succeed in regaining her health for the long term. With an arsenal of knowledge at her disposal, the patience to make small steps turn into huge rewards, and the determination to stay the course, Linda shares her journey to becoming a former fatty with you.
I would hide cookies between folded clothes in the laundry basket and sneak them to my room believing no one would know I was eating them. – Linda Misleh Wagner
An energetic wife, mother, and grandmother who works full-time, Linda will show us we are never too busy, too old, or too set in our ways to change our habits, our perspective, and our lifestyle.
Linda lives with her husband in Southern California. Her first book, Get Me Out of this Fat Suit: Confessions of a True Fatty, will be published in fall 2014.