Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 2 weeks ago

I just shake my head in wonder. As of today, I have lost 200 pounds from my highest weight 18 mo prior to surgery. I have lost a large man...it boggles my mind. Thank you, God, for letting me have this surgery. It has changed my life and I am so ve


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 4 weeks, 1 day ago

Hi, everyone! Just wanted to pop by and check in to update you on my hysterectomy surgery. All went well. I was in a lot of pain yesterday but much better today. Seems like old times as they have me on clear liquids lol. I'd give anything for y co


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

I'm very excited! Just finished my 1-year checkup with my surgeon. They were thrilled with my progress. I was shocked to find that their average for excess weight loss after a year is 50-55%. I am at 83%!!! I had no idea and am so happy!! My BMI


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Finally at the point where even in my clothes the hanging belly is bugging me. Since I no longer buy long tunics I need something to lift and even all that out. I'm looking for tried and true suggestions for briefs that do the trick but don't cost an


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Today is my one year surgiversary! Wow this year has gone fast! I thought a years seemed an eternity right after surgery, but it has just whizzed by. Met my goal at 10.5 months and have maintained for the last month and a half. My new goal is anoth


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Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Gina, I saw this and couldn't help thinking of you and your signature block LOL!!


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 3 months ago

I DID IT!!! As of this morning I am at my initial goal...175 pounds!! OMGG!!! 10.5 months from surgery. I can't tell you how excited I am!! WOOOHOOO!!!! Thank you all for the advice, support and encouragement. You all rock! I LOVE MY VSG!!!!


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Banner day for me...as of today, I am officially HALF the woman I used to be!! Weight 180...total pounds lost 180!! Only 5 pounds away from my initial goal, I'm so happy! I LOVE MY VSG!!!!


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

I got a creepy message from me0001. Anyone else get one?


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 4 months, 2 weeks ago


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 4 months, 3 weeks ago

So, you all may recall that I hit my "100 pounds since surgery" mark back on June 12th. I planned a special thing to celebrate, but it's taken until now for it to work out at the camp where I've been working. Today, I did it!! It was even more speci


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 5 months ago

If you haven't seen these, I found them at Aldi, and they are DELICIOUS!! No carbs, and not overpowering like the Whisps parm crisps are. I asked about them because I couldn't find them, and was told they didn't carry them at my Aldi. Went to the ch


Cathy H. posted a discussion topic 5 months, 2 weeks ago

It's very late an I'm still up since I can't sleep, so I figured I'd go ahead and start this thread. I'll be up and out early today, and won't get home until late, so might miss posting. I figured, what the heck, nothing wrong with a little "early bi

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VSG
Surgery
10/31/2016
Surgery Date
Oct 06, 2008
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Before & After
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Aug 6, 2016
312lbs
Oct 29, 2017
175lbs

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