Marilee M. posted a discussion topic 2 months, 3 weeks ago

I got my sleeve about 10 years ago and, while I have gained back some weight, I currently weigh about 140 pounds at 5’5”. I’ve had GERD for several years and recently developed an ulcer. When I went in for another endoscopy today, the doctor foun

Marilee M. posted a discussion topic 10 months ago

I’ve been seeing some posts about people who have had VSG and now have GERD. I had VSG almost 10 years ago and, while I have had some regain, I am still considered at a good BMI and not overweight. Problem is, I have really bad heartburn most days ev

Marilee M. posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

I had VSG in November of 2010.  I actually got too thin (104 pounds at 5'5" tall, 59 years old).  Everyone, including my doctor, was on me to gain some weight.  I do know that I looked terribly gaunt and the word, "anorexic" was used quite a bit.  The

Marilee M. posted a comment 4 years, 8 months ago
I have gotten lazy and stopped exercising. Using a Flex FitBit will not...

Marilee M. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Allergy Nasal Sprays and Ulcers? -  I live in Georgia and have severe allergies.  After my VSG, I was told that I couldn't use my nasal allergy spray anymore because they are starting to see ulcers form in weight-lo...

Marilee M. posted a discussion topic 9 years, 2 months ago
Finally Reporting on my Daughter & have a Ques - As many of you know, my daughter and I had VSG on November 12, 2010, with the same surgeon.  My surgery went perfectly fine and I have lost about 80 pounds (including the 10 I lost...

Marilee M. set a surgery date: Nov 12, 2010. 9 years, 7 months ago
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Holly Springs, GA
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Apr 26, 2004
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