I had an appointment with my primary doctor who I love. My driver, who is amazing, said she feels like I seem a bit sharper these days, which is impressive given how much is going on.
But I’ve got a better handle on the calories.
Though, my doctor asked: how many calories are you getting? I was so proud to say: 1000 calories, on average, some days more, some days less!
And she made a face and said: we really need to get you to more like 2000.
She’s right. I used to eat that or even more than that when I was running, working a lot on my feet, doing sports like boxing or a lot of biking.
I told her: some little old ladies live on 1000 calories and that’s basically my inner biochemistry.
She wants me to have more of a cushion, which is totally spot on. She’s absolutely correct. For example, when I had the port infection and was in the hospital for nearly a week, I lose weight. The trip in California, when things went haywire, I lost weight.
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