Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Aloe juice after sleeve? - I love natural healing herbs and remedies and was wondering if anyone here drank aloe juice after surgery. It has great healing properties and a you can drink it for ulcers and ...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Bariatric Surgery Coverage Petition - I created a petition to help those with Coca Cola United Healthcare Coverage. I have double insurance and am ok...but many who work with Coca Cola are not. I found out last nigh...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Dr. Landerholm and lost another lb. - Had my consult yesterday! I'm excited...I've actually lost another lb...i should update my ticker lol Funny how when you don't try you can lose weight Met with Dr. Lande...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Questions to ask Surgeon - Anyone have a good list of questions to ask the surgeon? I already have a few... 1. what size bougie? 2. do they oversew/reinforce staple line? 3. how many patients ...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Bariatric Times App on Iphone - Wow! I downloaded this free app last night and was reading about all the different bariatric surgeries and how doctors believe that the Gastric Sleeve is going to become the gol...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Consult Today!!! - I have my consult with Dr. Landerholm today!!! I'm so excited!!! I can't wait to do the 6 month nutrition visits and get this done

Melanie W. posted a comment 6 years, 4 months ago
We can be there for each other! I had surgery for vsg back in sept...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Chili - Perfect Food? YUM - I made a huge crockpot of chili and I think it has to be a perfect food for protein and filling you up..Here's my recipe...well McCormicks lol 2 large cans pinto beans 2...

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 4 months ago
Graduate from college

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 4 months ago
Weigh under 200 pounds

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 4 months ago
Make it through Surgery without Complications

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 4 months ago
Be comfortable in a single coach airline seat

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 4 months ago
Be able to get pregnant.

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
"Well you should just have bypass" - What do you guys say when others are telling you to have bypass or DS? I am committed to getting VSG and not have my intestines rerouted or have a new stoma created. Oth...

Melanie W. posted a comment 6 years, 4 months ago
Wow amazing transformation! Everyone's pics help give me the...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Working From Home and Going Back to Work? - I work from home for amazon.com and am wondering what time frame I will need off work. When I attempted to have the surgery back in 2012 I was back working 3 days later. I know ...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
How do you add a link to blog on OH? - anyone know if theres a setting to add link to blog?

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 5 months ago
sit in a restaurant booth without my boobs resting on the table!!!

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 5 months ago
Not be so lazy!

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 5 months ago
Weigh less than 200 lbs

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 5 months ago
Get a surgery date

Melanie W. added a goal 6 years, 5 months ago
shop off the rack at a regular store and never enter a plus size section again!

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Marriage after Sleeve - I have read on blogs and places that alot of WLS patients end up divorcing after their surgeries. My husband is completely supportive and I feel our relationship will be even st...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Doctor Shopping? - I tried unsuccessfully to have the sleeve done in September 2012. I woke up from surgery and the doc informed me that my liver was still too large and they couldn't do the s...

Melanie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Doctor Shopping? - I tried unsuccessfully to have the sleeve done in September 2012. I woke up from surgery and the doc informed me that my liver was still too large and they couldn't do the surge...
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