Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
MS and WLS - Why I did it. - I haven't seen many people in OH (or anywhere else) that have undergone Weight Loss Surgery when they are already suffering from chronic Multiple Sclerosis. I have seen a couple of...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Pain and discomfort continues - I thought by now, 3 weeks post-op, and since the tube and stitches were removed, I'd be bouncing back (well, not exactly "bouncing" but you get the idea) to pre-op levels. Don't yo...

Amalia S. lost 1 lb since Feb 11 9 years, 8 months ago

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Finally! The tube is out! - I just got back home from having my drain tube and the stitiches removed. Hallelujah! The tube was giving me a lot of trouble the past 2-3 days and at times I woke up at night wi...

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Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
Before - After Pics - I can't stop looking at the Before and After Pictures. Nothing inspires me more than seeing people "magically" become thinner, more beautiful, healthier, younger looking and certai...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
I'm an emotional mess - Perhaps I'm more irritable lately. OK, I AM more irritable lately. And how can I NOT be? The area around my drainage tube hurts like the dickens, I get moments where hunger is over...

Amalia S. lost 1 lb since Feb 09 9 years, 8 months ago

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
OT - For my mom - I just saw someone post about her father's death and I was poignantly reminded about the death of my own mother only three and one/half  months ago. It still seems unreal that i ca...

Amalia S. lost 1 lb since Feb 07 9 years, 8 months ago

Amalia S. lost 2 lbs since Feb 05 9 years, 8 months ago

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
A little better - Started mushies today and for the first time in 2 weeks I felt a semblance of satiety. I made a sort of runny puree with a little boiled chicken and its broth, mashed potatoes, mas...

Amalia S. lost 3 lbs since Feb 03 9 years, 8 months ago

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
9 Days Post-Op Update - Many people have told me that this is the most difficult period and that it will pass. I wonder, however, how their experiences compare with mine. Could it have been equally bad fo...

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Amalia S. lost 13 lbs since Jan 13 9 years, 8 months ago

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 8 months ago
What the hell did I do to myself? - This is the stage I'm in now, I'm afraid. They did let me go from the hospital yesterday and I'm home now with a pack of directions to follow and various meds I'm supposed to be ta...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
Two Days to Surgery - Two days until surgery and I'm getting nervous. It doen't help that hubby keeps telling me to bail out and not go through with it. Thank goodness I have a wide strubborn streak in ...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
Am I Paranoid or What? - Maybe I'm just paranoid. Still from the moment my surgery date became finalized, I feel as if the entire universe is out to get me! Yesterday we received a nice tax bill for 8,000 ...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
My new RE-Birthday! - JANUARY 26 2010! This is the day I become re-born. Yep, you guessed it, it's the date of my WLS, which in my case, is the Gastric Sleeve. I selected the VSG because it seemed th...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 9 months ago
Some Pre-Op Thoughts - I am just starting this journey to places I have never been before, places I never believed I would ever go and I have been in a pensive mood. This blog will not be just a calend...

Amalia S. wrote a blog post 9 years, 10 months ago
A little about me... - My name is Amalia, I am a 53 y.o. female Greek living in Greece and as of December 18 2009 I'm 1 or 2 months away from Gastric Sleeve surgery. I have two major health problems. ...
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Athens,
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29.0
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VSG
Surgery
01/26/2010
Surgery Date
Dec 13, 2009
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