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  • There's the light!

    artist4life92768

    I can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel. Had my appointment with the NUT today and my check list is almost complete.....only one thing to go, the liquid diet class, and that is ...

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  • I am not a special snowflake

    AngCan2

    I am now sleeved as of Friday,October 17th.  I kept ready the forums about the pain and nausea and not being able to get much in.  My RN from the surgeons office also told me the same and th...

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  • Every Day is a Struggle

    Leigh Anne Pereira

    All I know is that I need to be out of pain more than I need or want to eat ANYTHING. I've started to measure my foods, even if I don't know how many calories it is. A cup of this a half cup...

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  • Consult date on the calendar as of today!!!!

    Stacy B.

    Spoke with Dr. Lalors office this morning!!! My first consult with him along with all of the tests that need done will be December 4th! I am so excited and can not wait to get this journey s...

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  • Happy Birthday to me!

    Stacy H.

    Today is my 35th birthday and I am so grateful today. Grateful for almost 8 months of sobriety, for the 23lbs I've lost, for my renewed love of eating better and exercise! All of these thing...

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  • A reminder that you're a masterpiece

    csbsteph

    Sometimes I feel low about my appearance and my age.  I'm human...deep depression started way back when several years ago when I had to have a hysterectomy.  The sadness of not being able to...

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  • Been awhile

    LJ1972

    I am still out here... bouncing around in my weight fluctuations ( 182-189).  Trying... AGAIN... to get things under control. My life is sheer chaos and I can't get a grip on it long enough ...

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  • 2014 New Beginnings

    D. Merritt

    I am here again committing to myself and my health.  I am 54 years old (for one more month) and I am down again 60lbs.  I had a very bad last 4 years, but now after a divorce and a major mov...

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  • 6 weeks and counting.........

    acrazy_2011

    So I have passed my 6 week mark and I feel sick all the time. I really don't like this feeling all I want to do is stay in bed I hate this feeling. I know I need to eat food but if I am gonn...

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  • 5 days post-op

    NewMe2Be72

    I  am 5 days post op, doing well as for fluids, give or take, trying to get my walking in doing my spirometer.. what I am really dealing with is a pain, mostly stabbing then lingering..with ...

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  • I want PIZZA!!!

    Nina1119

    I'm pre-op, surgery on 10-22, I want a pizza so bad!  It's unusual because pizza isn't usually my food of choice.  I want the salt, the greasiness and the CARBS!  I'M HAVING SURGERY IN 3 DAY...

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  • Weird Week 2

    mevoila86

    Feeling a little frustrated here. I was so excited to move on the full liquids. I went and purchased everything I needed to follow the meal plan to the T. What I didn't plan for was for the ...

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  • 6th day After surgery

    Kim Farfan

    October 19th 2014 Today I woke up well rested. Let me start off by saying the surgery went wonderfully :) Thank God for a great team of doctors and nurses. I spent 8 hours in surgery and 2 ...

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  • Getting Revised YIKES

    BDizzle

    I can't remember the last time I was on here but wanted to update. I was banded 5 years ago, lost 100 lbs, then was blessed with my 3rd beautiful baby (SURPRISE) so after taking a year plus ...

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  • So thankful!

    margarita_mrs

    I know Thanksgiving was last weekend, but I am finding I have more and more to be thankful for in respect to my decision to have WLS.  I am thankful for people who are going through (or have...

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