120wannabe posted a discussion topic 6 years, 11 months ago
NSV - I lug big bulky equipment from school to school all the time. Rarely does anyone even offer to hold the door until today. I put a mostly empty bag on the ground before getting in t...

120wannabe wrote a blog post 6 years, 11 months ago
4 Week Post Op Update - Hard to believe that it has actually been 4 weeks since my surgery. It has been quite a journey thus far. Christmas was not easy. We have a big family meal on Christmas Eve ...

120wannabe posted a comment 6 years, 11 months ago
Look at you! Tucking in your shirt. Such confidence! Looking...

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 6 years, 11 months ago
DFW exercise pants give away - I have several pair of exercise shorts, capris and full length leggings size XL. I would much rather give them to someone who will use them than to just donate to Goodwill. Most...

120wannabe lost 3 lbs since Dec 27 6 years, 11 months ago

120wannabe lost 5 lbs since Dec 11 6 years, 11 months ago

120wannabe wrote a blog post 6 years, 12 months ago
Lesson Learned -   Two weeks post-op, the protein shakes were giving me diarrhea and that was getting old. I was craving food.  I had tried some salmon (just a little bit) without any sign o...

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 6 years, 12 months ago
WLS and gallstones? - I had surgery 12/4. Last night I bumped up my liquid diet schedule and woke up at 4 a.m. throwing up blood and dirreah. Been in the ER since 4:30 am. They think it may be gall ston...

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Craving under 2 wk post op - For 4 months I have been on liquid protein shakes with salmon for dinner. Now that I am back on protein shakes after surgery I crave salmon. I have a beautiful piece of fish in my ...

120wannabe wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Day 8 - Post op - Here we are Day 8. Second day on protein shakes. Yeah! Got all my staples out today. Yeah! Lost 10 lbs since last Dr. visit. Yeah! Why still so blue? My knee is still sore f...

120wannabe posted a comment 7 years ago
Soooo happy for you!!!!

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Sorry - just have to ask about dumping - I have often heard about dumping associated with bypass but sometimes people have referred to it with the sleeve. It doesn't sound pretty. But I would prefer to know what to exp...

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Tastes different - For four months prior to surgery I have been on my protein shakes during the day with fish for dinner. The only way I could stay on this plan was the taste. Optifast is made by ...

120wannabe wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Day 6 - Post op -   Two days ago I felt like I hit a wall. I had been taking my pain meds more for my sprained knee than surgery issues and paid a price. I also took off my bandages (because ...

120wannabe wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Day 3 post op - Home at last! There is nothing better than being home and sleeping in your own bed. Recovery is going better than I expected. Still taking Hydrocodone (just in case), keepin...

120wannabe wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Post op day 2 - All seems to be going well. Walked around the block twice. WhooHoo! Finally convinced Dad that I would be okay at home. So good to be home. :-)

120wannabe wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Update - Surgery went well. Post-op seems okay.  Glad I brought toothbrush and  seat jacket.   

120wannabe wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Can't sleep - In 2 hours I leave for the hospital. There is still so much to do. Got to get some rest. 

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
were replies deleted? - I posted a message earlier today regarding family concerns and people have responded. I know this because I see part of the response in my email. However, I cannot retrieve or s...

120wannabe posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Family concerns - Got a call from my dad last night. He hasn't wanted me to have the lap band, much less the revision. Generally, he shares his concerns, but supports my decision. He called to te...
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Fort Worth, TX
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12/04/2012
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Sep 25, 2008
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