SuMari posted a discussion topic 2 weeks, 5 days ago

I have 2 children now, and my husband and I are not sure if we are quite done yet. How was the process for those who have had a baby after having bariatric surgery? can you help me with ways things were different (if you had kids, prior)? Did you gain


SuMari posted a discussion topic 3 weeks ago

I don't have a specific date yet because I am meeting with the surgeon's office at the end of the month. Oh my God, I am so relieved. I was wondering about things you did to prep?

  • Questions I can ask the surgeon?
  • Tell me what

SuMari posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

So, my insurance denied my request to approve surgery citing, "Not Enough Evidence, Lack of Supervised Weight Loss Efforts"

I am so confused!! I went through more than 6 months of visits, food logs, mental health appointment, support group atte


SuMari posted a discussion topic 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Still haven't heard from my insurance company about my approvals and trying to do things that take my mind off of "waiting".

What are some things you now do, new hobbies etc. that you have picked up since you can't just sit an eat (that's what


SuMari posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

I saw something this weekend that really resonated with me. I can't remember it verbatim, so I am paraphrasing here...

Most of the scars on your heart were not left by enemies, but people who you thought had "your best interests in mind". It se


SuMari posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

Is there anything that that has happened you wish you knew to expect before your surgery? ( good things bad things )

Hoping to get an answer from my insurance company today! but, with it being so close to 5pm, I'm thinking I am not going to get


SuMari posted a comment 2 months ago
I have so many recipes that I want to use this in! Can't wait to try it!...

SuMari posted a discussion topic 2 months, 1 week ago

I just had my last appointment with my PCP/Nutritionist and everything is being submitted as we speak! Hopefully will have a surgery date within one to two months but wondering about birth control ? Doctor told me to stop the pill because of blood clot


SuMari posted a discussion topic 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Just curious how long your surgery was? How long you were under, how long you stayed in the hospital?


SuMari wrote on Deby4fsu's support wall 2 months, 2 weeks ago
I just saw your Before & After photo on the homepage and your transformation is amazing! Congratulations!

SuMari posted a comment 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Hoping you find what you are looking for! Please keep us posted! A...

SuMari posted a discussion topic 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Hi all, just curious if you can recall how long it took you from when you submitted your paperwork for approval, to the time you were able to schedule for surgery? Trying to get a "guesstimation" of how long it might be? I realize that I am not account


SuMari posted a comment 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Take little steps at a time. I have seen others do chair exercises if...

SuMari posted a comment 2 months, 3 weeks ago
I appreciate articles like this that provide me with insight that this...

SuMari wrote Getting a Bit Nervous 2 months, 3 weeks ago

I am about 2 weeks away from sending all of my paperwork in to my insurance company for their approvals... why do I feel so nervous! I guess I have read horror stories of how confident other are ju...


SuMari posted a comment 2 months, 4 weeks ago
The photo with the blue background is FIERCE! Congratulations to...

SuMari posted a comment 3 months ago
Congratulations on your journey so far! It's really nice to see stories...

SuMari posted a comment 3 months ago
Good luck in the upcoming months, all around for your mental as...

SuMari posted a comment 3 months ago
Hope you had a wonderful birthday! How was this weekend?

SuMari wrote on Rita Lucero's support wall 3 months, 1 week ago
I just saw your before and after photo on the homepage! you look excellent!

SuMari wrote on butterflydreams's support wall 3 months, 2 weeks ago
I just saw your Before & After photo on the homepage! You look fantastic!

SuMari posted a discussion topic 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Looking for some ideas (maybe outside of the box), to stay accountable?


SuMari posted a comment 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Good luck and I think it's best you have a plan going forward to hold...

SuMari posted a comment 3 months, 2 weeks ago
The documentation from my surgeon is that everyone is different...

SuMari posted a comment 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Great article!
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