Jadeyesmiling wrote 9 Days Post OP 4 years, 1 month ago

So I am 9 days out and its not a cake walk but also not the worst thing in the world. The one thing I will say is do NOT listen to anyone who tells you to not drink your water just d...


Jadeyesmiling posted a comment 4 years, 1 month ago
Thank you!! :)

Jadeyesmiling wrote HOME 4 years, 1 month ago

So my surgery date was February 8th and the doctor said all went well.  I woke up in extreme pain and was later told that they do the surgery with you in an almost standing position....


Jadeyesmiling posted a comment 4 years, 4 months ago
Will do!! :)

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

   I have an upcoming surgery scheduled for January 11th and looking at the amount of protein (65g), water intake, vitamins, and personal medications that I have to take it is going to take some serious organization and planning.

Does anyone


Jadeyesmiling has a new goal: start an exercise program 4 years, 4 months ago
Add more exercise daily pushing enough so that I progress without injuring myself but daily pushing, weekly pushing as I progress push MORE. Also working on breathing exercises to help during/after surgery.

Jadeyesmiling wrote I have a surgery date!!! 4 years, 4 months ago

OKAY so update, the old man walked out and is living with the gf which I found out was actually an ex GF...good luck is all I can say.  Things between us are very friendly and calm for the kids.


Jadeyesmiling wrote a blog post 4 years, 6 months ago
A whole new world - Well, since my last post I sadly found out that my husband has had an affair and wants a divorce.  Now that I KNOW the affair is going on he is rubbing it in my face by going to he...

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 6 months ago

Blindsided.  So hurt.  I was in it for the long haul and this guy was going to be in my life forever. Almost 20 years! He disappeared five days ago, shut off his phone and reappeared today just about in time to go to work, nice.  We have three kids wit


Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

Let me start out by saying I am on a good path at the moment!! I have been consistently losing PRE surgery and I am 33 pounds away.  Recently the doctor made the call that I had to lose a lot less than I thought so that put me at this current goal.  He


Jadeyesmiling wrote a blog post 4 years, 8 months ago
The next step... - Weigh in was today along with meeting with the surgical intake DR. (again, this is the 3rd or 4th meeting as I have been in and out of rotation here for 4 years)Well, I lost anothe...

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

I have been cleared to start my classes at UMASS, a requirement before surgery and I am 33 pounds from my pre-surgery goal.

I did all of this through Fallon Clinic years ago and the classes were free.  UMASS charges a pretty substantial amou


Jadeyesmiling wrote a blog post 4 years, 8 months ago
Nervous!! - Weigh in is in one week!! Hoping that I have managed some weight loss!!

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

I need to have my wisdom teeth removed but someone told me that if I had them done I wouldn't be able to have surgery for at least three months, or more.  I don't remember the WHY of it, but it certainly stuck with me.

 

Would anyone ha


Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

I have a BMI way over the 50+ mark and I was just wondering if there were any others in the group that have a BMI in my range that have opted for the sleeve.  I have heard that the weight loss is comparable to the bypass but I was wondering what your o


Jadeyesmiling wrote a blog post 4 years, 9 months ago
Cycle broken!! :) - I believe we are at a place now that the cycle will finally be broken.  At my highest weight where doctors thought I should lose 100 pounds before surgery I was ready to give up.  ...

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Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 4 years, 9 months ago

Ive been considering WLS for about 15 years.  I have completed a full program, and attended many intro meetings and nut appointments, the whole nine yards always to fall short, or panic.  The last time they were going to clear my I had just undergone t


Jadeyesmiling posted a comment 7 years, 1 month ago
O.K. I know this is going to sound weird but do you have ANY trouble...

Jadeyesmiling wrote a blog post 7 years, 1 month ago
Im going to get this right eventually!! - O.K. so I am back in the bariatric program.  I was in last year...or a year ago which might have technically been in 2011...but I was having a lot of difficulty with my nutritio...

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
Insurance Question! - O.K. I have been a member here forever and I liked the OLD setting where everything was on the front page, the BMI calculator, and the insurance plug in...now I'm not sure where...

Jadeyesmiling lost 6 lbs since Jul 02 7 years, 1 month ago

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
Currently considering RNY - O.K. so I have been down this path before MORE than once.  The first time I was to be cleared I lost my insurance.  The second time it was a bad fit with the NUT and so I quit.....

Jadeyesmiling posted a discussion topic 7 years, 1 month ago
Sleeve option for ME? - I have been to many informational meetings and I actually went through the entire program already and I was being cleared for Surgery when we lost insurance.  I was going for th...
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