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  • 10 Year Reflections ~

    Ruthanne

    So .... I've been away from Obesity Help for lots of years.  Been too busy living life and dealing with life's handouts.  I've survived devastating losses  of family members and friends, an...

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  • Because I like researching

    CelticRavens

    I had seen someone post results like this & was curious to see what my results would be from the Ideal Weight Calculator. WOMAN   53 6'1"  Based on the Robinson formula (1983), your idea...

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  • Getting The Ball Rolling

    R. Jackson

    Got my first consulation date  ! Yaaaaay!! JANUARY 20, 2015 is my date. I'm so anxious, nervous, and excited at the same time. I'm so ready to start my weight loss journey....

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  • still on my quest..

    ncbeachkitty

    Looks lke I will be on my own for this quest.  I was hoping to have the hubby with me but due to slow doctors to give results of tests and his other doctors (nephorlogy) saying that he can't...

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  • Pretty funny... forward another 4 years.

    Kirsten D.

    But, this time I've met with a (new) surgeon, and have just 21 pounds to lose. Started the 1200 calorie diet yesterday, and had started walking four days ago. Feeling optomistic. Going throu...

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  • Feeling like a failure already

    chimeraboo

    Not even 2 weeks after the surgery and I feel like a complete failure.  I haven't cheated or anything but I just feel like the results I expected from this surgery are not being fulfilled.  ...

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  • Seeing the Brightside

    mevoila86

    So... the stall continues. Today was a bit emotional as I asked my brother and cousin to head back home. I'm finding that without food as a crutch, my body is trying to find other outlets fo...

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  • Addicted... to buying clothes

    thethinme

    I know I don't need any more clothes... I know I have more than enough. I know my closet is packed already. I've bought enough smaller pieces in the past years after surgery. Yet every few ...

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  • OCTOBER 22ND IS MY BEGINNING OF A NEW LIFE!

    Nina1119

    I'm working hard to clear my desk so I can leave the office today.  I am being sleeved TOMORROW!  I'm so excited, I have a shot of being a "normal sized' person.  I don't know what that is l...

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  • 2 weeks and 1 day post op

    Bubbles314

    I am so excited, today I get to eat puree foods.  It sure beats the protein shakes (I was getting very tired of protein shakes).  So far I have had cream soups pureed of course and no proble...

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  • 16 Weeks out! It's Been awhile!!

    hawkeye_kate

    Wow!  I can't believe I am 4 months out from surgery already!  Time has flown by!  I thought that when I started this journey that Blogging would be my outlet.  I would be able to come here ...

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  • I love the support and advice found in the forums...

    AllisonAnn

    Another member wrote this in their post today and I am adopting it as a mantra to help me on my way: "My mantra is simple, protein and produce, vitamins, water, and walking."...

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  • Sad

    mz_shyne

    I've gained almost 4 lbs since my last dietitian appointment because i stress ate the entire mth.. Now im affraid they might kick me out of the program. My thing is they arent really helping...

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  • 7 years out from DS

    STP

    Just a report of a good life post DS. Went down to low 130s and have settled long-term into high 130s with fluctuation of just a few pounds up and down. Healthy, active, all labs good. Hiked...

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  • went to my first plastics consult

    MeliT

    omg i can't believe its so tangible now! the doc suggested a full TT. but i need a second, third, fourth opinion first. because i do want more kids. but now i already have my hopes up for a ...

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