JessShearon posted a discussion topic 4 months, 2 weeks ago

Hey everyone! I am 4 weeks post op as of today. Everything is going amazing. I have no pain or discomfort and I’m losing weight fast. My only issue is that I’m afraid of trying new foods. I’m allowed some new foods like mashed potatoes and fruit

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 5 months, 1 week ago

Hey all! I just wanted to let everyone know my surgery is scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 8th. I’m excited and nervous but I’m feeling really good about my decision. I wanted to thank everyone for the good vibes, the good lucks and all the

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 6 months ago

My surgery is scheduled January 8th and I have my last appointment on Thursday. Is anyone else terrified? I’m not afraid of complications, just that I haven’t done enough or I’m not ready. I’ve never been overly confident about my willpower, Iâ

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 6 months, 1 week ago

Went to meet my surgeon today and got my surgery date! No optifast because my liver is a normal size and my surgery is January 8th!

Pre-Op nutritional refresher on December 20th and then they will call for my pre admit and I’ll be on the lose

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 7 months ago

Hey everyone! I’ve been on this board since about January and I finally get my meet the surgeon appointment on December 12th and I still have the second round blood work and post op nutrition class to go. Anyone recently had surgery in Hamilton know

JessShearon wrote Meet the Surgeon in Hamilton 7 months ago

Hi everyone! I’ve been here posting since about January. I received my meet the surgeon appointment for December 12th in Hamilton. I don’t know who the surgeon is yet and I think I still have the p...

JessShearon wrote Happening fast now 8 months ago

Hey everyone!

I’ve written a few posts about my progress and yesterday I finished my last appointment, which was the dietician, and now I have to speak to the surgeon, do a post op refresher...

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 2 months ago

Hey guys! Just an update, if you need a refresher, I was the one with the incompetent Drs assistant who really struggled with my referral. Well it obviously went through, I went to Orientation on March 26th and just got my letter for my pre-op nutritio

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 3 months ago

Hey all, I’m getting closer to my orientation date (March 26th) and I’ve been gaining weight because I have not been dieting. Does anyone know if you’re required or encouraged to lose weight after your weigh in for orientation? I’m kind of dyin

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

Hey all!!! Last night after a very long day out in Toronto, I came home to my orientation letter. It’s for March 26th in Hamilton! I’m a stresser, so much relief that everything has been submitted correctly and I’m underway! Any tips on what I sh

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

Okay! Still waiting on referral or response from drs office about referral. I have called all day and left a message on Friday. No call back no answer. I just need to know if the referral was accepted. Because last time she tried, I was denied because

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

Hey everyone! I’ve had 2 other posts and they both are in regards to my referral! My dr said YES no problems, but I had an issue with the competence of his receptionist, she didn’t include my co-morbidity and I was only approved for the medical pro

JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 5 months ago

Hi everyone this is my second post. I was approved for a referral from my primary care physician yesterday. My BMI is 37 but I have hypertension that I’ve been medicated for, for 6 years. Before I left the drs office his assistant told me my BMI wasn

Kathy S. wrote 1 year, 5 months ago
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JessShearon posted a discussion topic 1 year, 5 months ago

Hi everyone, I’m new here and have been reading the board a bit so I thought I would register and introduce myself. My name is Jess, I’m 36 and I’m asking for a referral from my Dr on Monday. I’m 215 lbs right now (after my most recent weight g

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