I'm a little late in posting, but grateful just the same. On December 22nd - 9 months to the day of my surgery and after a four week stall, I hit 100 lbs. lost. This would include the 10 lbs. lost during the Opti phase and 6 lbs. prior. It amazes me
I read, with great interest, the steps in everyone's journey. Today, for example, one just got a referral from the doctor, another got an upsetting call saying that her surgery was being delayed by two weeks, and other has finished all of the steps an
Have any of you wanted and/or received a gift from your family for losing 100 lbs or are you possibly against such things?
I have jokingly bothered my husband since surgery hinting at an expensive piece of jewelery or a trip after all of this h
During the past almost seven months I have gone from extremely obese (43.2) to obese, and now just overweight (29.2). Who would think that overweight could be such a terrific NSV - lol. Just another measurement that shows my "shiny new tool" works.</
I can't believe how quickly 6 months have gone by - and I feel fantastic. I'm down 83 lbs., 77 since Opti and 67 since surgery. I got my husband to measure me tonight and boy do measurements matter: Neck down 1.75", Bicep 3", Calf 1.5", Thigh 3", Ch
An interesting article that puts into perspective how weighing often can harm more than help if you don't keep everything in perspective.
I've been drinking lots of water and sometimes flavour it with lemon or lime, Crystal Light (seldom), and sometimes will have a Nestea Zero. I'm trying to stay away from artificial sweeteners and obviously don't do sugar nor carbonated beverages. Whe
Before WLS and joining this site, I wouldn't have known what Onederland was, but as of this morning, I'm there - and what a cool destination. I went to my 3 month appointment with the NP (at 4 months). I was weighed at 90 kilos (198 lbs), hips measur