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  • April 17

    Tri_harder

    What a difference a day makes.  Today the sun is shining and it is relatively warm.  Spring is just around the corner.  I lost 2 lbs. following the dot diet this past week.  Eating 6 veggie ...

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  • Hormone dump, you suck

    AnnyBananny

    I am so weepy. Like all the time. For the last few days it hit around 8pm, but right now I'm sitting at my desk at work trying not to cry. I'm not sad, I didn't just staple my finger by mist...

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  • Why I chose "120" as my goal weight

    HopeRenewed

    I realize that for some people the number "120" seems REALLY REALLY low. SO I will explain why I chose this number.   Way back in the day before I got sick and had kids and gained all my w...

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  • Where has all my energy gone?

    armyofficerwife40

    I am about 12 weeks post surgery and down about 50lbs. It has been an amazing journey thus far. One problem I can't seem to figure out is where all of my energy has gone. I am extremely tire...

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  • Beginning

    Sassylike

    Hello. I am beginning my journey to a new me! Last year, in May, my general practitioner recommended I look into weight loss surgery. I felt hurt and confused. I'm only 27 years old, I thou...

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  • Marking the "good" outside of the "bad"

    HopeRenewed

    I am going to list positive things now (instead of venting my complications).   I am down 66 pounds. Is it goal? No. Have I ever lost that much before? No. Guess I better call that a win....

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  • full liquid

    jilliebean321

    I started full liquid a day early. I know illegal. But i couldnt do another day of nothing but ice pops and water. So i had a yogurt and a pudding and it felt so right. I feel like i havent ...

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  • ohhhhh how ONEderful

    cstokes80

    so I'm 7 weeks post op and I'm down 35lbs.  I'm now a ONEderful 199.4lbs.  I've got about 70lbs to goal but I'm moving right along. I can finally tolerate water and smells again.  I'm also a...

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  • Happy Anniversary

    m.e.w.m.d.

    sooooooooo here i am two days from my ELEVEN YEAR ANNIVERSARY of RNY. boy oh boy has ALOT changed. YEP my pouch still works! weight loss surgery is one of those things that works if you work...

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  • Shedding pounds at 7 years out & awesome surprises...

    martitalinda

    I dropped 8 pounds after 7 years and 2 months post-op and in maintenance without even trying  ... my awesome puppies are an all round the clock bundle of activities keeping my old carcass on...

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  • And baby makes 3

    annaboo1

    Hi all, It's been quite a while, I know. I just wanted to post an update. 5+ years later, I'm still doing good. I had a beautiful baby boy in September via C-section. That was a whole other...

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  • Lots of trouble with my lapband

    Sh L.

    I was very sick again the first 6 months of 2013 and had to start taking heavy medication again. Was confied to my bed most of the first 6 months of 2013 .... got to a weight of 254 and stat...

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  • Major setback - April 3, 2014 - Down in the dumpters

    lilmissdiss

    Where do I start….. After finally getting my clearance from the entire team at the WMC (11 months after deciding to go ahead with the surgery), I finally got the call from the clinic...

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  • Post Tummy Tuck picture

    blair94

    I just love my new belly button.   Tummy tuck... necessary? Definitely not. But I do love it and am ecstatic to have received it as a gift. You can look great with or without plastic sur...

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  • Insurance vs. Self Pay

    Dawnidizzle

    Insurance vs. Self Pay Today, I sent off an email to see if I can purchase private health insurance that would cover WLS. Fingers crossed. It might be cheaper than being a self pay and goi...

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