9540back accomplished a goal 6 years, 3 months ago
Reach my wedding weight.

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Slow Loser, fear and doubt creep in - I just have to get this off my chest. I'm 8 months out and down 75#. I've stalled for 6 WEEKS!!! I'm stuck at 221#. And now I fear I've let myself down. Is this as good as it ge...

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
NSV: Airplane ride w/o seatbelt extender! - Wow, just went on my first plane trip in years without needing the seatbelt extender!  And my fat rolls did not spill over into the seat next to me.  It was very liberating!

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
248.9 and HAPPY about it - My highest recorded weight was 301. Today I weighed in at 248.9!  So I can celebrate 50 pounds lost! AND I am closer to 200 pounds than 300 pounds! What a day to celebrate!

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
New jeans - I bought size 22 jeans today for the first time in 5+ years.  It feels great to be out of the 24s forever!

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 11 months ago
NSV - I clipped my own toenails - How silly is that? But true. I have been so obese for the last few years that I've struggled to reach my feet, put on socks, and clip my own toe nails. It is embarrassing to adm...

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 11 months ago
1month surgiversay - down 27.5 lbs - I am ecstatic to have lost this weight.  My outlook is so positive.  I can't wait to see what months two, three, and four bring!  Thanks to everyone for all your posts - this fo...

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 11 months ago
3week stall - Argh! I've hit the infamous 3week stall. I've been at the same weight for 7 days.  My fear is that I will never see the scale move down again.  Please tell me to have faith and ...

9540back posted a discussion topic 6 years, 12 months ago
Does the reflux ever get better? - I am 2 weeks post op with gnarly acid reflux.  I am on Zantac and Dr just added a PPI today. Do ou think this is a long term side effect?

9540back posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Setback? 12 days post op - So things have been going great, until yesterday.  I got the WORST heartburn/acid reflux (still have it today). And my abdominal aches.  Called my dr and they suspect I might ha...

9540back posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
2days post op! - I made it through surgery. Thank to Everyone for all your support and encouragement during toughbtimes  

9540back posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Rallying support for WLS tomorrow!!! - Hello, tomorrow morning is my big surgery day.  I am scheduled at 8am.  I am nervous, excited, anxious, all of the above.  My 10 day pre op diet has been hard on me.  But I'...

9540back posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Day 8 Pre Op - Surgery is on Friday !!!!! - Well, I HAVE NOT enjoyed the pre op liquid diet.  I've survived but it has been a challenge for me.   That said, only a few more days until my Surgery Date!!!!!  I can't wait to...

9540back added a goal 7 years ago
weigh 150 or LESS!!!

9540back added a goal 7 years ago
Buy clothes at a regular store...not a plus size store.

9540back posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
How do I make it? Day 4 of ten day pre op diet. S - How did you get through the pre op diet?

9540back added a goal 7 years ago
Reach my wedding weight.

9540back posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Surgery on 11/30 - Near any suggestions for me? My vsg surgery is 11/30?  

9540back wrote a blog post 7 years ago
Date set - I am so excited and nervous. My vsgDate is 11/30/12. I'm on day 2 od my liquid diet  
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Surgery
11/30/2012
Surgery Date
Nov 21, 2012
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