Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

 She's done well with it, but she really didn't need to take that dig at the DS (i.e. no re-routing of the intestines or "issues with going to the bathroom in public")  


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

She's worked it well (although she seems to take a dig at the DS in one statement  )

 

http://www.people.com/article/rosie-donnel


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

 I was listening to T.V. in bed this a.m., half asleep still ..      The Dr. Oz shows was on, and he was talking about post-op WLSers that had a lo


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

Just saw this film on the local PBS station last night, following a group of about 1 1/2 dozen lady WLSers around:

 

 http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/films/all-of-me/<


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

 And here they are ...  

 

  http://www.aol.com/article/2016/03/24/fattest-cities-in-america-revealed/21332842/?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmain5%7Cdl15%7Csec1_lnk3%26pLid%3D1382664346_htmlws-sb-bb#slide=3842029|fullscreen


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

 I was hoping she might decide to do it, and looks like she will.  Great job on losing 80 lbs., pre-op, btw (although article says she was experiencing "fainting spells" b/c of it  


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

 Tried to click on the link in the OH Personal Newsletter that went out today to the article 


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

Wow, I remember watching this dude on T.V.  He looked fantastic after his 180 lb. weight loss.  No mention of what he died of.  So sad to make it through the journey and still have life cut short.  


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

 Wow, I remember watching this dude on T.V.  No mention of what he died of.  So sad to make it through the journey and still have life cut short.  


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 5 months ago

 Wow ..  what an inspirational story for those of us with L/E!:    

 

   http://www.aol.com/article/2016/02/24/woman-has-one-leg-t


Batwingsman posted a comment 4 years, 6 months ago
Which type of WLS? Any before pics?

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 9 months ago

 Interesting new weight loss procedure

 

 http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/balloon-pill-may-new-weight-loss-weapon/?xid=aol_eh-gen_1_20151109_&aolcat=HLT&icid=maing-grid7%7Chtmlws-main-bb%7Cdl7%7Csec1_lnk3%26pLid%3D-1797271221


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago

When I first saw the original headline, which didn't mention WLS, I had to wonder if he might be a DSer. The article (and the lawsuit petition) say he had "gastric bypass surgery in 2010", but with the symptoms of the gas and diarrhea, have to wonder


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 4 years, 10 months ago

I wondered whether he might be a WLSer when I saw the original headline. The article (and lawsuit petition) says he had "gastric bypass surgery" in 2010, but with the gas and diarrhea symptoms I have to wonder whether he might have actually been a DS


Batwingsman posted a comment 4 years, 10 months ago
Excellent and very frank article on the "it's not what you're eating,...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 5 years ago

Interesting article in Everyday Health:

http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/benefits-bariatric-surgery-arthritis/?xid=aol_eh-arth_6_20150622_&aolcat=AJAhttp://www.everydayhealth.com/news/benefits-bariatric-surgery-arthritis/?xid=aol_eh-


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 5 years ago

Interesting article in Everyday Health:

http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/benefits-bariatric-surgery-arthritis/?xid=aol_eh-arth_6_20150622_&aolcat=AJAhttp://www.everydayhealth.com/news/benefits-bariatric-surgery-arthritis/?xid=aol_eh-


Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 5 years, 6 months ago
Odd Bone Density Reading - Hi All,   LTNPost, I know ..      I have a question about unusually HIGH bone density that hopefully someone on here can answer.     I bought one of the new Weight Watchers bath...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 5 years, 6 months ago
Strange Bone Density Reading -   Hi All,     LTNPost, I know ..      I have a question about unusually HIGH bone density that hopefully someone on here can answer.     I bought one of the new Weight Watcher...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Sharon Osboune's Anti-WLS Rant - Been reading in the news this week various articles in which Sharon Osbourne rants re:  her WLS from several years back (since reversed), saying she "felt like a cheat", "ashamed",...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Welcome Back, Diabetes (Not) - (cross-posted from the DS forum)   Hello Everyone, I know it's been a long time since I've visited.  The good news (I guess) is that I have only regained about 1/3 of my EWL at ...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 6 years, 1 month ago
Welcome Back, Diabetes (Not) - Hello Everyone, I know it's been a long time since I've visited.  The good news (I guess) is that I have only regained about 1/3 of my EWL at almost 8 years out, and the past year...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Diabetic Post-Ops - Don't Blow Off Your A1cS - I am 7 years out at present, and about 2 years ago I brushed off my family doc's suggestions about having an A1c glucose blood test run whenever I had my routine check up exams ...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 6 years, 12 months ago
What's Up With PacLap/Dr. Rabkin's Lately??? - I have been sending emails to Dr. R.'s "right hand gal" .. "Barbara" (I forgot her last name), but no response at all, which is very unusual.   I then called the clinic @ their ...

Batwingsman posted a discussion topic 7 years ago
Indifference to the Passing of Dr. Stewart - Sorry folks, but I just have to vent here a bit ..  I know we had at least one thread posted earlier on here on which many OHers expressed shock and sadness over the sudden ...
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