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  • Pre-op Diet

    SuchaLady85

    So today (9/1/2014) marks the first day of my pre-op diet. You know the lovely diet where we are allotted 2-3 protein shakes and a salad with protein and lite dressing. Yummy! It's actually ...

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  • Weighing In

    LJ1972

    8 months.  Oops   I need to come back regularly. I need to track my food and exercise, my success and failures. When I rely on my memory, it fails me.   I went through another horrible dep...

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  • If I had a 360-Degree Mirror...

    dreamy_09

    I would see how everyone else sees me. I have something similar to this in my bathroom above the sink, but it only shows my face and shoulders. I feel like if I went on What Not to Wear, I c...

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  • Day 9 post op

    onyxboo

    So today was day 9 post op.  So far not so bad.  I have no appetite and have to remind myself to eat 3 times a day.  Finally got up to 50 ounces of water today.  I feel like I drank water al...

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  • The Beginning.

    jazsutt2113

    Well, Tuesday is the day where I will bring up WLS to my doctor. Nervous but hopeful. I have the physician form all set and ready to go for her to fill out/sign. I also filled out my entire ...

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  • REVISION.......Two moths out

    Jewels5872

    I am now two months out.  I am very proud of myself and what I have accomplished.  After being back to work i have gone on two conventions and that alone is so hard.  Last week I was in Toro...

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  • "One"derland it's been 20 yrs.

    armyofficerwife40

    Today I am so excited. I stepped on the scale and it read 198 lbs. I jumped, yelled, screamed, shouted, and danced. I have not weighed less than 200 lbs. in more than 20 yrs. I can not descr...

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  • 3 Years Post Op!

    VickyBT

    Wow, would of forgotten its my 3 yr. weight loss surgery anniversary but got an email reminder from O.H.  I have not lost anymore weight since 6 months out.  I lost around 50 lbs. A little d...

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  • August 31, 2014

    Tri_harder

    We went to church last night so today I slept in.  I never get to sleep in on Sunday because we go to church on Sunday.  No choir today.  That starts up next Sunday.  I am going to eat right...

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  • Tears Of Joy

    MsShawna

    Hello everyone I just wanted to share this with you my clothes have started to get real baggy so me and my husband after he convinced me to we headed to the store because all my pants now 2 ...

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  • August = positive changes

    MeliT

    Ok so remember how slow things were going?? from the months of feb-july i only lost like 13lbs. which i am proud of. i worked really hard to lose them. but its very frustrating to be dieting...

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  • Staying Positive.

    RachaelThomas

    I am 28 years old and trying to have the sleeve surgery. I have Medicaid and so I know it is going to be a long road ahead. As of right now, I have an upper endoscope scheduled and several d...

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  • Pre-op diet starts 9/2/14

    loki_downsized

    I've already been making changes so that the transition goes smoothly. I threw out anything high carb, started upping my protein, and chew until mushy. One of the hardest things is not drink...

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  • Recovery

    fawnlori

    My recovery is going well.  I'm on pureed foods right now and I'm sticking to chicken and fish for the most part- some greek yogurt too and scrambled egg.  I'm hating crushing my pills but I...

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  • The fat girl who doesn't get excited about food!

    NikkyBeauty

    So since I've been a member of OH I've gotten a lot of information about the different surgeries, what to expect, pre-op/post-op, I've been reading lots of post about the all liquid pre-op d...

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