CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 6 years, 11 months ago
Long time! - It's been 22 months since surgery. I am now 134. I keep losing if I watch what I eat. I'm not exercising which is totally wrong but I'm still working nights. I just went through...

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CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 7 years, 9 months ago
GOAL!!! - Today I weighed in at 145!  It's been 11.5 months!  I never thought I could lose 126 pounds in less than a year! I still want to lose 5 more. I have a lot of loose skin though, it'...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 4 months ago
Onederland!! - After 4 months and 5 days I have finally entered ONEDERLAND!!!   I have lost 72 pounds. I have not been in the 100's since I was about 19 or 20. I'm now 37 so that's a long time. I...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 5 months ago
Goodbye Chris. - Yesterday, Thursday, May 19,2011, my first love passed away. I will always love you and I hope to see you again one day.

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 5 months ago
So much has changed! - In three and a half months!  I started this journey at 271 size 22. Today I am 207 and size 16!  63 pounds was my halfway mark and I blew past that this morning with a two pound lo...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 7 months ago
30 pounds lost! - In less than a month!  In two days I will be 4 weeks out. This was my goal, to lose 30lbs in one month and I met that goal!  WOW. I was 271 the morning of surgery and now I'm 241. ...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 7 months ago
3 weeks 1 day - Down 27 pounds!   I'm now 244!!   I went to Kelly's BBQ last night with the family and had some overcooked lima beans and some juice off gumbo and a few tiny bites of pulled pork. ...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 8 months ago
Drain out! - I feel like a new woman. I didn't feel a thing either. The PA had me take a deep breath in and then blow it out hard three times and look to the right. By the time I was done, it w...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 8 months ago
1 week post op - This week has been weird.  I'm glad it's over. I have lost 13 pounds and that's great but I am living on clears and I think I now have lactose intolerance. I have diarrhea and I ca...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 8 months ago
Surgery tomorrow!! - I'm having my Gastric Bypass in the morning!  I'm in sort of a fog. Not too nervous or anything. I'm just trying to pack the kids clothes for their weekend with granny and make sur...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 8 months ago
More health problems - I looked at my labs and found out I now have pre-diabetes and anemia!  Well kiss my grits!!!  Maybe that's why I've been so dang thirsty and tired all the time!  I also just found ...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 8 months ago
Preop---DONE! - I had my preop appointment today and everything went great. Had about 7 vials of blodd drawn, a normal EKG and other fun stuff. My weight on 'thier' scale was 273. MY scale says 26...

CarolinaGirl270 scheduled a RNY - proximal for Feb 04, 2011. 8 years, 9 months ago
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CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 9 months ago
Surgery Scheduled!! - February 4, 2011!!!!!   I will be going in on a Friday morning. AH, I only have 17 days and a wake up!  

CarolinaGirl270 selected a surgery type: Lap Band. 8 years, 9 months ago
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CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 9 months ago
Call from BCBS - Just heard a message that BCBS left on my machine yesterday after I left for work saying they mailed a letter that was "favorable" and if I wanted to discuss it to call them. I jus...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 8 years, 9 months ago
APPROVED!! - I found out yesterday by checking the SC BCBS website that I have been approved for a gastric bypass. It is covered 100% through the pilot program that was set up for 100 SC state ...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 9 years ago
Band out in a few hours - I can't sleep. I got home from work at around 1:30am and it's now 4:12am. I laid down with the kids but I got up, put on a little makeup and now I'm just waiting until 5:00 when my...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 9 years ago
Surgery date set! - I had a complete unfill yesterday. 2.7 cc's removed. I can eat better but still having pain. Septmeber 29, 2010 is my date to have this band out!!  I'm nervous to lose the band. It...

CarolinaGirl270 wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
Time to say bye to the band! - I have finally given in to the fact that the band was the worse mistake and I have wasted the last 4 years trying to make this work. At least I am satisfied that I gave it my all. ...
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