hi yall!!! i started this journey when i was 17. my highest weight was 278 and the weight on my surgery day was 263. it took about a year to get everything done ( tests, 6 month diet thingy, and insurance approval(denied 3 times)). on january 17th 2005 i finally had my surgery at cleveland clinic florida in weston with dr rosenthal. everything went great!!
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Surgeon: Raul J. Rosenthal, M.D.
3/2/05- hay yall... its been a while and i been feelin kinda yucky... i was susposed to have a ct scan today but thanx to insurance that wont be happining... so i wait and continue to hurt... other then the hurting i feel great.... recentally i scrubbed teh greese of my drive way and then the next day i raked the leaves out my lawn... last saturday i played on teh play groud and chased a 3 and 5 yo around for 2 hours and then they feel asleep on the way home and i still had every to chase them.
down 48 pounds!!! cw=230
3/17/05- well its offically 2 months since i had my surgery... no problems at all and im feelin really good.. i have alot of energy and all that good stuff... yay!!! go me!!
3/24/05- i had my ct scan today... i will know the results by tomorrow morning... and i start arrobics on monday the 28th... so hopefully i will start to lose weight a lil faster :)
4/13/05- been a while since i updated... everything is good... not much to report... ct scan was normal...im lovin the excerize thing... i cant wiat to go back to school... it gets boring watching the same thing everyday... my next goal is to lose 30 by september
5/13/05- everything is going good.. :) started school yesterday.. and did cpr on the dummy for 5 mins and didnt get tired... wooo hooo
5/25/05- everything is going smoothly... feeling great.. no more pain.. school is going great.. many people telling me i "look good"
officially 5 months today... scale finally moved after a week of it not moving... woo hooo
6/26/05- Well i just got back from the OH orlando event... i had a blast... it was so much fun i actually didnt get tired while walking city walk for HOURS..:)i managed to lose a pound while i was there yay!!! only 5 more pounds till im down 100.. i never thought this could OR would happen :) i feel great...
7-10-05- YAY!!!! the darn scale hadnt moved since i had last updated.... it moved this morning... and today.... i did two push ups!!!! i was so excited!!!!
9-4-05-wow what a long time since i have updated this thing.... im am doing GREAT!!! i feel GREAT!!! have endless amounts of energy.. i am finished part one of my schooling now... 2 more to go!!! wish me luck!!! i hope everyone is feeling well and losing like crazy!!! 40 more pounds to go!!!
10/26- hay everyone.... been a busy couple of days... weeks... all that stuff... i went to california... it was so cool that i fit in the seat and had room... and the seat belt fit... and i even had about 7 inches left on the seat belt.... very cool!!! i been pretty tired latley.. not feeling so great... they think i have lupus... fun stuff... we will see huh? anyway... im down to 165... other then being completly tired im doing great!!!! hope everyone is well and feeling great!!!
6-27-06.... well its been a while since i posted anything on here.... i have been so super busy.... i now have a full time job and i am also going to school full time... needless to say im exhausted... but thats ok i love being so busy... and wouldnt change it for the world.... im now down to 155 as of this morning... i feel great and im loving live.... i hope yall are well.....
cw 155 :)