bigcoop posted a discussion topic 7 years, 10 months ago
Sacramento support groups - I lost contact with my groups and get back into the meetings now that I have transportation. Anyone who has knowledge of meetings nearby please reply. Thank you

bigcoop wrote a blog post 8 years, 8 months ago
155 pounds lost - Feeling alot better, moving well and enjoying my walks. Hate the sagging skin and spoke with Dr about referral which he says he will sign 1 year after surgery date. Need to lose as...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 4 months ago
Schmatzi is switched - She went in to surgery at 10:15am  on Monday and came out to recovery at 2:30. She is presently in moderate pain but coping better than expected. She wanted me to inform people of ...

bigcoop wrote a blog post 9 years, 5 months ago
25 days til surgery - I am sitting here watching the clock as it slowly takes me through another day. All I can do now is wait for time to pass and for Kaiser to send the requested results. One thing I ...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 5 months ago
27 DAYS TIL MY SURGERY - IF ALL GOES RIGHT. All tests and labs and psych eval complete. Now the push to get info and results sent to surgeon with no delays.

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 5 months ago
helpful phone app - ShopSavvy    is a phone app that allows you to scan your vitamins and other items you purchase and find the best prices at stores and online. It will be very helpful at stores that...

bigcoop wrote a blog post 9 years, 5 months ago
Tentative surgery date scheduled - Things are moving along at a fast pace after what seemed to be a four year stall. I am so excited after getting the news today, Now I need to wait on afew test results and see the ...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 5 months ago
I NEEDED HELP AND STILL NEED MORE - I hope this post helps atleast one person in their weight loss surgery journey, I will not go to deep into my own except as to say I have been trying to get a surgery date for over...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 5 months ago
I am getting nervous - Three appointments in the next 10 days and I am having trouble sleeping. Should know then what the future brings for me. Doing a lil nervous eating which is not good, would hate an...

bigcoop wrote a blog post 9 years, 5 months ago
MOVING ALONG - Dr. appointment and new psych eval scheduled for after the holidays. Feeling a lil nervous but ready for the possible change. Not sure how to update my surgeon on profile page but ...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 5 months ago
AFTER SURGERY QUESTION - I know everyone will be different but I would like some idea about how long it was before you were able to move around easily. I need to be able to walk back and forth to the local...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
SEEKING DS SWITCH THROUGH KAISER - I am now in the process of being considered for the ds switch surgery. I have not posted in a while due to my inability to get near my requested pre-op weight loss. On monday I sta...

bigcoop wrote a blog post 9 years, 6 months ago
Now Consulting with a DS surgeon -  I have a phone appointment on 12-19 and hopefully an office visit to follow if things go well.

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
Consultation with Dr. Rabkin"s office - I now have an phone appointment with Dr. Rabkin"s office to discuss the possibility of getting approved for DS surgery. Hope all goes well .........WISH ME LUCK

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
I REALLY WANT TO KNOW - Please tell me if you chose the DS as your wls or if the doctor felt it was the best for you. Also interested in any complications or problems, successful losses and any info yo ar...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
Are married people welcome here ??? - I replied on a post and recieved a few welcome responses which I am thankful for. I feel I need to be honest and tell everyone that I am not single. I have been married for 5 years...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 6 months ago
GOT MY OLD BONES MOVIN - I was sitting around yesterday feeling a lil sad and down about my inability to lose the requested weight loss my wls has set. The amount needed to lose is so far away it is hard t...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 7 months ago
Thanksgiving week - During this holiday week and the holiday season many people will be very busy with family, friends, traveling and preparing meals. If you find yourself feeling a lil down or lonely...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 7 months ago
FOUND 1 ONLINE SUPPORT FRIEND - Looking for more. This person has been there to help me stayon track in my time of need. I have not been able to make the support meetings and I need more support. I have been losi...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 7 months ago
I FOUND 1 ONLINE SUPPORT FRIEND - Looking for more. This person has been there to help me stayon track in my time of need. I have not been able to make the support meetings and I need more support. I have been losi...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 9 months ago
WHERE ARE THE PEOPLE THAT ARE FAILING PRE-OP - I know i am not the only one. The success stories are fine but not really helping me. Would like to hear why people believe they are not having success pre-op. My biggest problem i...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 10 months ago
send me a messege - Seeking communication to help me along my journey in weight loss and life.Location is not important,I am in California.Willing to be there if you need someone.

bigcoop posted a comment 9 years, 10 months ago
GOOD FOR YOU......I am so proud of you staying on your diet and...

bigcoop posted a discussion topic 9 years, 11 months ago
A LONG JOURNEY -   Seems like my preop weight loss will take forever.I have no intention on giving up but I must...

bigcoop wrote a blog post 9 years, 11 months ago
taking forever - Seems like my preop weight loss will take forever.I have no intention on giving up but I must admit I feel a little down at times.With my surgery weight goal still being so far awa...
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