Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

How has it been a year already????? A year ago I was laying in the hospital bed asking myself what did I get myself into. Scared of the unknown, risking everything in hopes to become healthy. The beginning was rocky, I even asked my husband why he let


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

I meet with my surgeon in a month for my one year follow up and ill ask him some questions too. But interested to find out from any of you what you pregnancy was like after having a RNY. What do you need to change in your diet? How did pregnancy change


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 2 months, 1 week ago

I would of never guessed how much of an emotional rollercoaster ride it would be after surgery. I have been around the same size the last few months. So figured I could splurge a little on clothes. Ive ALWAYS worn baggy clothes. First picture is the o


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Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Some of you may remember me asking if we could donate blood after surgery, I took a lot of your concerns or advice into consideration. I went to donate yesterday for the first time after surgery. Before I could never donate double because my hemoglobin


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 4 months ago

9 months! In just 9 months I have lost 108 pounds from my highest weight and 88 pounds since surgery! I met with my primary doctor and he said he will always treat me as a diabetic, which means check ups every 6 months. My a1c dropped from 5.9 to 5.4 i


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 6 months ago

7 months! Blows my mind that it has been 7 months since surgery! I look at old pictures of me and I'm in aww, so happy that I went through with the surgery! I still find myself wondering into the plus size clothes section. I am now only 1.8 pounds away


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 6 months, 3 weeks ago

My mind was playing tricks on me today. My schedule switched so I work noon til 1030 at night right now. Before when I'd work evenings I would stop at fast food and eat on my way home so I could get to bed at a reasonable time. It took all of my energy


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 7 months ago

6 months! 6 months ago I made the decision to put my health first and I don't regret it one bit. My projected weight for 6 months was 188 and I surpassed that goal. I am down 97 pounds from my highest weight and 77 pounds since surgery! I am only 8


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 8 months ago

I see a ton of posts about revisions from lap or sleeve to RNY. Why is that? Is there anything you can revise on the RNY?

Just curious.... I had my rny on 9/11 but originally I wanted the sleeve because I felt like RNY was to invasive, my surg


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 8 months, 1 week ago

I have had trouble with mind games before, am I really hungry? No, just bored, go for a walk instead. But the biggest mind game I'm having trouble with is looking in the mirror. When I look in the mirror I see the 265 pound Lisha. Not the 175 pound Lis


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Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 9 months, 1 week ago

Hello! One of my favorite things to do is donate blood, something about it makes me feel like a hero. Has anyone donated before and after weight loss surgery?? Was your experiences different than before the surgery? I know a common trend after surgery


Lishamc1 posted a discussion topic 10 months ago

Its that time again! 3 months after surgery! I have lost 75 pounds from my highest weight and 55 pounds since surgery! I had my doctors appointment which they informed me I'm 2 pounds away from my 6 month post op goal and my a1c was 5.7! I feel so much

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