Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag posted a discussion topic 4 years ago
Catheters in hospital? - Hello VSG'ers, Did any of you have to get a catheter put in while you stayed in the hospital? My sister works for the government in hospital-related infection control, and i...

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag wrote a blog post 4 years ago
Why I'm choosing VSG - I need to get motivated to blog, so why not start with something easy? :) When I first started contemplating WLS, I looked into the lap-band. I didn't like the idea of somet...

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag posted a discussion topic 4 years ago
Fitbit needs new home - Apologies if this is in the wrong spot, I'll move it if needed... i have a blue Fitbit Zip activity tracker that I don't need anymore, since I'm upgrading to a smart-watch. ...

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag posted a discussion topic 4 years ago
The wait begins... - Friday, my surgeon's office submitted my paperwork for BCBS pre-auth. Eek! It was supposed to go in around Halloween, but the psych letter was a bit late, and my GP didn't s...

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag posted a discussion topic 4 years ago
Can't get excited-- is this weird?? - I'm getting close to making surgery a reality, since my paperwork will be going to the insurance company early next week. I've done my homework, I've got a plan of attack for af...

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag added a goal 4 years ago
schedule a surgery date

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago
Pre-surgery "doc supervised diet" worry - Hi all, I'm tentatively headed for a VSG in early December. I've met with the surgeon, all my questions are answered, all of my ducks in a row, and I feel pretty comfortable...

Sparklekitty (Julie), Science-Loving Hag posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago
BP II and bypass vs. sleeve - Hi all, I've got an appointment with a surgeon I really like this week for a "let's talk about your specific situation and see what kind of surgery might be best for you." (...
About Me
32.6
BMI
VSG
Surgery
12/10/2013
Surgery Date
Aug 11, 2013
Member Since

Before & After
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At my brother's wedding, several weeks before attending my surgeon's info session
290lbs
My first triathlon!
180lbs

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