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  • Goodbye Salmon

    Heidibobeidi

    Well, I'm in soft foods now, and last night the family and I had some baked salmon. Just as soon as I had taken my last bite of the stuff, the reaction started. I felt too full, gassy, burpy...

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  • High Iron - Discouraged

    onlysunnydaysahead

    I was a little concerned to hear today that I had a high iron count. However, I did make a super detox drink with Spinach, Avocado, Kale, Pineapple, Mango, Cilantro and Coconut Juice. I boug...

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  • Unjury....

    Cheryl H.

    Gotta say....good stuff! I used to love to have a cup of Lipton's cup of soup and Unjury's cream of chicken soup with 21g of protein tastes EXACTLY like it!  It's thin so it doesn't LOOK li...

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  • haitus over

    cryspyx

    ugh. most frustrating. i want to get on a treadmill, but unfortunately i tripped over my child's Lego block last week and it put me out of commission for a week. it kept getting worse instea...

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  • Insurance Approved me for Panniculectomy!!!

    Christi05

    Yes! I was hoping they would, it is baaaad lol. Though I will have to figure out how to pay the difference. I'm going for a fleur de lis lower body lift. Yes, the scars will be bad but oh my...

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  • Sayonara Gallbladder!

    Christi05

    So I said good riddance to my gallbladder on Thursday.  July 24, 2014. I had been having sharp pains near my belly button and my larger incision from the sleeve. Had an ultrasound and they f...

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  • My Brain has Changed

    Cece2014

    Can it really be that I'm no longer obsessed with food?  And after 2 months on low-carb pre-op diet? Was it really the sugar and carbs driving my obsession? After a lifetime of food as the ...

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  • Day 6 post op

    ElizaM

    Sometimes I can't believe I actually did it. The hospital stay already seems so far away. I remember holding my surgeon's hand while they tried to place the second IV after the first one was...

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  • 5 Weeks Post Op

    Coneil1187

    Well, I'm officially 5 weeks Post Op. I have had no real complications; so I feel VERY blessed. I am cleared for all fitness! This makes me happy because I can start a pilates program which ...

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  • The stomach tube, my frenemy

    xtablue

    I haven't posted an update in a week so I thought I'd share a little. My last post I mentioned I saw the nurse practitioner and not the surgeon but since I had so many questions specific to ...

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  • Surgery Today...can't sleep!

    Amy M.

    My surgery is today, YAY! I have to be at the hospital at 11 AM and I've been up since 4:30 .  I loud crash of thunder woke me up and once awake I started thinking about today and alas, now ...

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  • 100 day post op visit

    jpugh1

    Today was my 100 days post-op visit. Feeling good! I continue my weight loss at a very consistent rate. The first month 18+ lbs second and 3rd month both 9+ lbs. Over all I am down 45.5 lbs....

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  • Back to Dr.

    Dorine63

    Contacted Dr. due to the stomach pain, nausea and vomiting. Have been having problem with eating and drinking. Every time I try to eat I have a lot of nausea and abdominal pain, and will oft...

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  • Looking at it Differently

    UrsulaCamille

    A lot of things changed after the surgery but the biggest thing that changed was my relationship with food. When they say you have to learn how to eat again they mean it. I went into it thin...

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  • 11 days post op VSG

    Peepmin2

    So I did too much this weekend and am still recuperating. Decided again (!) that I have to make this new routine and process (me) top priority. I learned I need to say "yes" when offered hel...

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