Joy64 wrote 30 days post op 3 years, 10 months ago

I just came from my 30 day post op medical visit and I am down 21 lbs and over 22 inches overall. I'm adjusting very well and am excited to be able to into the gym now. 

Kathy S. wrote 3 years, 11 months ago
Congratulations on your surgery! When you are feeling better, let us know how you are doing?

Joy64 posted a comment 3 years, 11 months ago
Hi Sam. I just had RNY on 11/8. I am 5 days post-op today. I...

Joy64 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago

Hi Everyone! 

I'm a big reader / researcher type and I'm wondering if anyone has any good book selections they would recommend? I'm almost ready to submit to insurance so I'm using this time to learn and try to prepare myself mentally for after

Joy64 posted a comment 4 years, 1 month ago
I'm sorry you're having such problems. My 2 cents....When...

Joy64 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

I just finished my first visit with Dr Morales at SSM Weight Loss Institute and my BMI was 40.8. Now I have to wait for the patient advocate to call me to see if my records cover the rest of the insurance requirements. Fingers crossed!

Joy64 wrote Early days 4 years, 2 months ago

It's early days for me and my WLS journey. I hear people call it that, a "journey". I'm not sure if that's the right phrase for me but I'll use it for now. Anyway, as I said, it's early days for me...

Joy64 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

I'm wondering if there are any full-time RV'ers on this forum? Hubby and I plan to head out full-time RV'ing in a few years and the idea of life on the road at my current weight does have an impact on my decision to have surgery. I'm pretty sure I don'

Joy64 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

Hi All,

I finally have my first appointment with the surgeon's office for next week on 8/25. (I'm working with Dr. Morales at SSM DePaul in St Louis.) The first step for this

Joy64 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

Thanks for the welcome! I've been sitting here watching the Olympic track events (always amazing!) and I trying to decide if I want surgery.  I workout 3 to 5 times a week for 60 min intense workouts with a trainer. I'm p

Joy64 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

Hello everyone. I just joined and wanted to say hi. I've been reading the different forums and searching for answers to my questions for a while now. This is such a great site. Thank you to all the regular posters for all you do!

I am undecided

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