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  • Today is the day!!!!!!

    acrazy_2011

    So today around 10 am (I think) I will be SLEEVED.  I am scared, nervous, excited but ready. It has been a long time coming. It's 12:54 am and I hope to sleep soon. My mother is going with m...

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  • Day 2 pre-op diet

    SuchaLady85

    Getting through these past 2 days have been really difficult. Stress and hunger don't mix well! On top of that I was initially drinking the Atkins caramel cafe shake and I could not stand th...

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  • 6 month post op checkup

    rxtech932002

    I had my 6 month checkup with my surgeon today and he said I was making excellent progress. Im 33 lbs from his goal weight of 170 however my personal goal is 135-140 mainly cause where im a ...

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  • 9 months

    Secret Agent Sparklekitty

    Next week marks 9 months since surgery day. Before I went under the knife I wasn't even sure if this would work, but 120lb and 6 (soon to be 7) pants sizes smaller, I guess I've put that one...

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  • Weight gain and accountability...

    MedicAaron

    So here I am today frustrated and upset.  I went from 330 pounds down to 185 lbs...  then today I weighed in at 236.....  What is happening to me?  Why is it so hard to eat healthy and exerc...

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  • New LAWS of life

    Missourimedic

    Pre-Operative Care and Evaluation Veterans identified by their primary care medical providers as potential bariatric surgery candidates will be screened by the bariatric surgeon and other b...

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  • First Visit with new surgeon

    Cassie C.

    Well I had my first visit with my new surgeon on Friday, 8/29/14.  It was a good visit although several people asked me the same several questions over and over again.  I was getting frustra...

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  • Moving fast now

    Missourimedic

    Well things are moving fast now. I call the doctor today and talked with him for about a 1/2 hour about the current start date for the pre-op diet plan that is required and it is like 80 day...

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  • 5 Yrs 3 mo's Post Op - Gained 32.2 pounds :(

    new.life88

    I just looked at my OH Blog from prep during and post surgery.  I am at work and it is emotional to check as I have gained weight.  32.2 pounds from my lowest weight post surgery of 215.70  ...

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  • Back on track...but no results :(

    deniseg

    So, I am back on track now.  I've started cycling and am up to 6 miles a day at least 3 times a week, usually more.  I've been eating 1200 calories or less for 4 weeks now...actually, I'm us...

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  • September 2, 2014

    Tri_harder

    I don't know how I am losing weight eating the amount of food, but I lost another pound this morning.  We had friends over yesterday.  We haven't seen them in a while and it was good to see ...

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  • Insurance/ medicaide

    FLUFFYmum

    does anyone have it and is it hard to get an approval from them? just curious,thanks....

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  • I'm scared ya'll!

    msladykris

    Ok, so I finally got my checklist.  Things required prior to insurance approval.  I only need 4 things on the list!  Scary!  Why is it that when what you want is staring you in the face, you...

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  • 3 weeks post op

    candygirl23a

    Well so far I have no regrets about the surgery. I do have complaints, Small stuff not to sweat about like constipation. Omg what a horrible feeling it is not to go poop and secondly I dont ...

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  • First Blog

    Missourimedic

    Well today is the first blog. I decided several week ago to have the GB...

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