**willow** posted a comment 19 hours, 55 minutes ago
I’m pretty sure my first conference was in 2004. I went to my first...

**willow** wrote What happens to the “old” surgical patients? 11 months, 3 weeks ago

I will be 20 years postop in September! Where have I been? Mostly busy. The last two years obviously have been consumed by the ugliness of the Covid pandemic, I am a nurse and  it has been overwhel...

**willow** posted a comment 1 year, 8 months ago
Linda was such a dear friend. I met her through ObesityHelp...

**willow** posted a comment 8 years, 4 months ago
I wish I had been able to make it!!! looks like so much fun!

**willow** posted a comment 8 years, 6 months ago
I would really love to win this. I took yoga classes for years , but...

**willow** posted a comment 8 years, 7 months ago
Valerie Thomas

**willow** posted a comment 8 years, 7 months ago
A cute sleeveless dress!!!!

**willow** added a goal 8 years, 8 months ago
Attend the ObesityHelp 2014 Conference!

**willow** posted a comment 9 years, 4 months ago
HAHAHA !!!! Love the photo booth pics Rusty!!!

**willow** posted a comment 9 years, 5 months ago
Very True. And if you are shorter and heavy it is abysmal. Shoulders...

**willow** posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
? - Mobile site hard to navigate

**willow** wrote a blog post 9 years, 11 months ago
Today I realized... - I never updated with my 10 year post op note. I was 10 years out on September 25, 2012.  My divorce was final in July, I have been living on my own since last January. Life is b...

**willow** posted a discussion topic 10 years, 12 months ago
i need a cruise mate! - would anyone like to have a room mate for the OH cruise??? Female preferred,  relaxed and fun loving.

**willow** posted a discussion topic 11 years, 4 months ago
Had my 9 year surgery anniversary Sept 25. - I haven't posted in ages, but wanted to stop in and say hi and update my "yearly" update. I'm doing OK, still maintaining - 136 on the anniversary day.  My lowest was 129 and that ...

**willow** wrote a blog post 11 years, 4 months ago
9 years out. - My how time flies. It ishard to believe it is 9 years, an d sometimes it feels like forever. My body feels like my own now. and I recognize myself in the mirror. I finally cn look ...

**willow** uploaded a photo 12 years, 3 months ago

**willow** lost 4 lbs since Sep 23 12 years, 4 months ago

**willow** wrote a blog post 12 years, 4 months ago
8th surgiverary coming up - Saturday September 25th will be my 8 year anniversary post op. WOW.  hard to believe. What is even harder to believe is how long it has been since I have posted. In my earlier post...
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