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  • Surgery

    Sandie E.

    We'll it is outta there! He had to place another stitch somewhere else for something but not sure what since I hears it through hubby. Got home last night and it was pretty rough. Been up an...

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  • Best Birthday Gift!!

    NikkyBeauty

    Omg so just on Monday I was told my referral for WLS was approved and the next day was told it was not they made a mistake it's still being processed and would take 4weeks! But got the best ...

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  • Pre- op Testing

    Keeshaja

    Today I did the pre-op testing! It went very well. My morning began at 3 am because I live two hours away from the hospital and the time zone is different. My appointment was scheduled for 7...

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  • Biggby coffee

    dreamy_09

    I know that one thing that will be hard to give up after surgery is Biggby coffee. The warm feeling in my mouth is always soothing especially on cold fall and winter days. I have made it a g...

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  • post surgery consult

    YettaW

    How time goes by so quickly. So, my surgeon had a family emergency on the 1st. We rescheduled my consult for the 22nd. It went so well. Dr. whipple of memorial bariatrics in savannah ga. And...

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  • A Little About Me

    PrettyInPink87

    I'm a newbie here. I'm currently in the Pre-Op stage and am completing the insurance requirements. Right now I am in month 2 of the 6 months required of medically supervised weight loss. I w...

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  • 1 week post op

    LEOKAT

    I had my surgery last week on 8/22 with  ALighterMe and they were wonderful.  Very organized and no worries with how they handle tranportation and getting to hospital, the Marriott is nice. ...

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  • CHECKING IN.....

    funnygerl

    Over the last 12 years I have lost & I have gained.  The last year & a half & have been the worst because I'm up 35lbs from my "no fatter than this" weight.  I wasn't allowed to get my heart...

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  • Surgery Date

    bullock8

    So I'm going to try the blog thing.  Just got my surgery date for the vertical sleeve.  September 29th.  Quietly freaking out.  Maybe stunned is a better word.  I've been doing all the docto...

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  • Well we moving on...down, we finally got a piece of the pie!

    Bewitched

    No pie! Absolutely none, BUT I weighed in this morning at 237.7 Hooray!!! 43 pounds gone, bye! I love not having to make decisions anymore, eating less and not eating many carbs is real easy...

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  • Pre-op diet Day 4

    Jen H.

    The first two days I am not gonna lie...I felt like crap on a cracker.  Bad headache, lightheaded all the time, and full tilt dizzy when I got up.  I emailed my NUT who reassured me that it ...

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  • "Pulling an All-Nighter"

    dreamy_09

    two words: BIG MISTAKE I never went back to bed after my last post, so let's just finish this up by staying up completely. Today, my alarm will not go off until 9:30AM, but are the small nu...

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  • Struggling

    dreamy_09

    Well, I decided to come on here for awhile because I can't sleep at 4:47AM. I have been up since about 1:00AM going through thoughts and conversations with myself. I just have too much going...

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  • Food vs. Mind vs. Demon

    arg2689

    Obesity is a condition. Some are diagnosed early in life, some late in life. Some defeat it and some can't. People say "I suffer from Obesity", "i will never change" "i was born this way"......

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  • 2 month Pre-op 1500 calorie diet

    Tucsondennis41

    My second month check up with my PCP was on Aug 19, 2014.  My starting weight was 387 lbs.  I lost a total of 31 lbs which had me at a weight of 356.  Second month down and 4 to go....

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