Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago

All to often we hear the wonderful things about bypass surgery.  For me, I lost 130 pounds, got my liver enzymes under control, am no longer pre-diabetic and even gained a daughter out of the deal.  However, I had the scare of my life on September 6th.


Hollie313 wrote a blog post 4 years, 1 month ago
How not following my bypass diet almost cost me my - All to often we hear the wonderful things about bypass surgery.  For me, I lost 130 pounds, got my liver enzymes under control, am no longer pre-diabetic and even gained a daughter...

Hollie313 wrote a blog post 4 years, 10 months ago
Almost 3 Years Later - If anyone had told me what my life would be like now, I wouldn't have believed them.  Life is SO much more than I ever thought it would or could be.  Since having RNY, I've lost ov...

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Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago
4 weeks pregnant - miracle - I'm 15 months post-op and just when DH and I settled ourselves and accepted our lives without children, we were thrown a curve ball.  I have PCOS and a blocked right fallopian t...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago
Miracles DO happen! - May 9,2012 forever changed my life.  Prior to that date, I was pushing 300 pounds & had unsuccessfully tried getting pregnant.  I not only have PCOS, but I have a blocked right ...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
Tracking food - Yesterday I was feeling very down.  My weight loss has stalled a bit and it truly is my own fault.  Somehow I managed to allow myself to get out of the habit of tracking my food...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
Eating, feelings, etc. - Well, I've passed my 1 year surgiversary.  While I'm ecstatic with the results, thus far, I'm finding myself kind of lost.  My NUT hasn't been the greatest with letting me know ...

Hollie313 posted a comment 6 years, 6 months ago
Your pics are inspirng & beautiful! Congrats on your wedding!

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 7 months ago
Question almost 1 year out - I don't see my NUT and Dr. for another month or so.  At 11 - 12 months out, approximately how many fats, carbs and calories were you taking in?  My weight loss has slowed down t...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 7 months ago
Update - It's been awhile since I've been on here.  I can see how quickly time passes once things get rolling with this surgery and just living life.  I saw my surgeon Thursday.  He's ve...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
9 months out - Good news:  I'm a little over 9 months out and I'm down 108.4 pounds.                                                                                                  Bad news: ...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
Annoying People - I am a couple days shy of 9 months out.  I'm down over 100 pounds.  Why do "fat" comments still bother me?  Because it's freaking rude, insensitive and judgmental.  That's why. ...

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Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Century Club! - After a rough week, I'm thankful to say that as of this morning I am part of the Century Club!  My body is funny, though.  I started this journey at 287.6 and today I weighed in...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Emotional day - Ugh....some days I really hate this life.  Today (don't ask me why today) I woke up on the wrong side of the bed.  I spent alot of time yesterday dwelling on adoption.  I found ...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
It doesn't feel real - I think the most bizarre part of this journey, for me at least, is the fact that some days this all feels like a dream.  I was in the 280s-290s for so long that it's hard for me...

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Almost 8 months out comparison pic -

Hollie313 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
Almost 8 months out comparison pic - http://images.obesityhelp.com/uploads/profile/1012983/albums/122645/Comparison%207.5%20months.jpg

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RNY
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05/09/2012
Surgery Date
Mar 04, 2012
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