Nita G. posted a comment 6 years, 10 months ago
Me too! My mother spent most of 2012 dying, and I spent most of...

Nita G. accomplished a goal 8 years ago
be in the 'normal' range, not overweight

Nita G. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 1 month ago
one year surgeversary -  Today is my 1 year anniversary. I've gone from 282 lbs to 156.5 lbs. I'm losing awfully slowly now, but still losing! I bought new bras about 6 months ago, and now I need new ones...

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Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 2 months ago
I always enjoy your blogs. Thanks for the laughs... Nita

Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 3 months ago
I love boots! I've bought 2 pairs of cowboy boots at garage sales...

Nita G. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 3 months ago
I was in Santa Cruz yesterday... -  and walking in the sand is SO much easier at 165 pounds than it was at 282 pounds! I even wore a bathing suit IN PUBLIC! This VSG is the third best thing I ever did for myself, th...

Nita G. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 4 months ago
Fat or extra skin? -  At nine months out, I've lost a lot of weight, and a look pretty thin everywhere but around my abdomen. I don't know if this is fat (it looks like fat!) and I can still lose it, o...

Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 4 months ago
If all we talked about was weight loss, we'd get bored pretty fast! I...

Nita G. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 5 months ago
can we take capsules? -  It seems like I read somewhere that we don't have enough acid in our little stomachs to dissolve the capules, or maybe they exit too quickly to be completely broken down. But now ...

Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 5 months ago
Oh, good. I'm looking forward to your perfected recipes, as I don't...

Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 5 months ago
You were a very pretty fat girl. But Wow! Look how beautiful you are...

Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 6 months ago
Good Luck! I've gotta quit buying oatmeal cookies from Costco. I...

Nita G. posted a comment 8 years, 6 months ago
Maybe have your parathyroid hormone and calcium levels checked?...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 8 years, 10 months ago
Gee, I'm not too faithful a blogger... -  I had just gotten home from the hospital the last time I wrote. Let's see, what's happened since then? Well I went back in on November 2nd, and had the gallbladder taken out after...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
Home from the hospital - I'm sittting here sipping my first protein drink, unflavored unjury in crystal light. It's horrible! Other than that, I'm doing pretty well. When they discharged me yesterday they ...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
Pre-Op appointment - My appointment was scheduled for noon. I could have had an earlier one, but was worried about traffic over the Altamont Pass. We arrived 15 minutes early, I got weighed and BP take...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
My surgery has been scheduled! -  And I couldn't be happier. Before my parathyroid problem derailed my progress, I was doing everything I was supposed to. No drinking with meals, chew 30 times, take a bunch of vit...

Nita G. scheduled a GastSleeve for Oct 06, 2010. 9 years, 1 month ago
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Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 1 month ago
overeating broke the stall! -  Hey, that Mexican food that made me so sick from eating too much of it ended up breaking my stall! The next morning I was down2 pounds, and now, 5 days later, I'm down from 247 to...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 2 months ago
a bump in the road... -  Back in May I had parathyroid surgery. I was told it was successful, and I believed it.  Then I went to have my pap smear, which was fine, and a blood test for some stomach bacter...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 3 months ago
psych appointment -  We took the day off work so my husband could drive me to the Bay Area for my psychiatric appointment. It sure is a lot cooler there than here in the Central Valley. The Doctor was...

Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 4 months ago
Consultation with Dr. Chu -  So I had my first consultation with Dr. Chu in Fremont today. I really like her, and everyone I met at Kaiser there. The nutritionist said I was doing great ( I lost 15 pounds sin...

Nita G. selected a surgeon: Christine Chu, M.D.. 9 years, 4 months ago
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Nita G. wrote a blog post 9 years, 5 months ago
Let me introduce myself: -  Hi, my name is Nita. So I’ve decided to have surgery! Yay! I wasn’t a fat kid, but I started getting fat when I was a teenager. My mom started working, so she wasn&rs...
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10/06/2010
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Sep 07, 2008
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