AvsChic18 wrote Getting Closer and Closer 4 days, 13 hours ago

I am very happy today. I weighed in at 204 this morning and for the first time in a long time I am wearing size 16 jeans! Not bad, 5 1/2 months I have gone from a 3X almost 4X to wearing XL and a s...

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AvsChic18 wrote Update 2 weeks, 1 day ago

So, I went to the baseball game and had plenty of room in the seat! It was so great!!!!

Also, tonight I am getting a new puppy. 

AvsChic18 posted a comment 2 weeks, 4 days ago
You got this! Hang in there! It will all be worth it!

AvsChic18 posted a comment 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Hi! Welcome to the family! You are not too old for this and I...

AvsChic18 posted a discussion topic 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Hello everyone!

It seems like I am having issues as the heat outside increases. I went from being an internal furnace to always being cold. But, lately I have noticed when I am outside in the sun, for even a short period of time I start to feel

AvsChic18 wrote Wow 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Well, here I am... it has been 5 months since my surgery and I feel so good about my progress. 5 months ago, I was 15 pounds away from weighing 300 pounds! Today, I am 9 pounds from being under 200...

AvsChic18 posted a comment 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Good luck!!! I hope all goes well!!!!

AvsChic18 posted a comment 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Hi Kathy! The decision is super hard and very scary to make. I had...

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AvsChic18 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

Hello my fellow RNY'ers. I have a question. I have suffered from depression my whole life. I am on anti-depressants and have been for quite some time. The past month I have been having a lot of days where I am in the dumps and really sad. I have been d

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AvsChic18 wrote Just chugging along 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Well, I had my 3 month follow up appointment last week. I am on track and doing pretty good. My energy has been really low. The Dr. said I need to eat more calories. Wait. What? That's a first; I h...

AvsChic18 wrote Ugh...Food 3 months, 1 week ago

Well. I am 10 weeks post Op. I currently have a kidney stone, yea. I have not been having regular bowel movements... thanks pain pills and I have not been able to eat much. I am hungry, but when I ...

AvsChic18 wrote Pain 4 months, 1 week ago

I am 6 weeks post gastric bypass surgery. Things have been going really well, but I wish someone would have told me about the pain you experience with food. There are so many reasons... eating to f...

AvsChic18 wrote 4 Days Post-Op 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Well, I did it. I had gastric bypass and my gallbladder removed. My pain has been very controllable. However, your mind is not. At least mine is being difficult. I’m having a hard time with the pre...

Kathy S. wrote 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Welcome to ObesityHelp! We are glad that you have joined our OH community. Be sure and check out the tutorial that appears when you log in. As you check out OH, you'll see many features and tools that are created for our members as you embark on your WLS journey. We suggest you upload your avatar, fill in your surgery type, date and surgeon. If you have not done so, let us get to know you by adding some information on your profile "about me" section. Hang out on your surgery type forum to interact with those that had the surgery you are going to have. Great support and information. If you want assistance with finding a surgeon, and or have any additional questions please email us at [email protected] Regards, Kathy ObesityHelp Community Services 866-957-4636 Ext 393

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AvsChic18 posted a comment 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Hang in there. I am having my surgery tomorrow. I have heard that...

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