Went in today for my 7 month appointment and everything went really, really well. My weight was 147.5, 2.5 pounds under my doctor's goal for me, but 12.5 pounds from my goal. He was very happy with my lab work also. My cholesterol is way down, from a
Yesterday was my 4 month check up with my VSG surgeon. I got to the office at 9:55, 5 minutes before my appointment time and signed in. The office was fairly full, but most of the people were called in pretty quickly. I was the only one waiting till
I'm 10 weeks out now, and am having my first "head hunger" day. I keep looking in the refrigerator, even though I'm not at all hungry, and it's scaring me. Maybe I need to get moving, even though I've already walked 4 miles today at Disneyland. This
Now that it's been two months since surgery, I was so looking forward to starting the next phase of my diet. The soft food phase was getting monotonous, and I was ready to add so much more. My surgeon's office no longer has a nutritionist. She left
Before my surgery, my blood pressure was on the high end of normal, even with blood pressure meds. It was usually about 140/85. I'm now 2 months post-op from VSG, and with my BP gradually going down, I went to the doctor's office to have it checked.
Today is the day that I have had it with my surgeon's office. I'm 9 weeks post op, and should be starting on the next phase of my diet. My husband and I were looking forward to a meeting with the nutritionist today to explain what comes next. We had
I decided to try on some clothes tonight, to see if they still fit 4 weeks after surgery. The jeans that I wore only 6 weeks ago are so big that I can get them on and off with unbuttoning or unzipping them. It's so exciting to see how fast this new t
I'm 24 days out from surgery and saw my PCP today for an ear problem. She took my blood pressure and said that I may need to go off my blood pressure medication very soon. I've been on this same medication for over 20 years, and thought it would be a