sechax0r posted a discussion topic 3 years, 10 months ago

I hate to bring this up but I need to stop losing weight. I have lost 20 lbs this month. I really struggle to eat enough. I don't get sick or anything I just have no desire to eat and I get full after just a couple ounces. My current calorie intake bar


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 2 months ago

It has been a while since i have been on. Wanted to drop a quick update. I hit my goal weight of 250 (down from 537) just before my 1 year mark. After that I wanted to get a panni done as I have some excess skin that I don't like. My insurance approved


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 4 months ago

Today I reached my goal weight given to me by my surgeon last year. I expected more fanfare but in reality I knew it was coming. I weigh twice a day and I knew last night I would hit goal today.

I started at 537 and am now at 250 which is 75% o


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 5 months ago

I am about 5 days late posting this but it has been exactly one year since I walked into my surgeons office for a consult. He immediately put me on a pre-op liquid diet and the rest is history.

So a year "by the numbers"

Weight: 537 &ra


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 6 months ago

Had my outpatient gallbladder removal yesterday. Everything went very smoothly. They took me back for prep at 1:20pm and I walked out at 4:30pm. I was under about an hour. Same surgeon as my VSG. Even had the same anasteisalogist. My gallbladder was fu


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago

I had a normal Monday until 4:30pm. All of the sudden I had massive abdominal pain (like doubled over). My fiancé called my surgeon and the pain started to subside. He said it was was probably my gallbladder and to come in first thing for a work up. No


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 7 months ago

Today is quite a victory for me. I stepped on the scale and I was 299.6! So that means I have been through the 5's, 4's, and 3's! This brings my total weight loss to 237.4lbs in 292 days. I am only 49lbs of my doctors goal of 250. Statistically I have


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 8 months ago

Been awhile since I have posted. I just completed a 16 day work/vacation in Greece. I had many NSV's and even though I wasn't eating perfectly on plan I was able to lose 10lbs.

I also had many NSVs

1. I now fit in one airline seat, with


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 9 months ago

I started my journey on 9/9/2014 (initial consult) at 537 lbs. I had surgery on 11/3/2014. Today I stepped on the scale and I weighed 337lbs. I have lost 200lbs in 232 days. I have 87lbs until I reach my doctors goal weight of 250lbs. So many NSVs with


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 4 years, 11 months ago

Hey All!

Been awhile since I have posted. I am in the process of moving (move day is in 2 weeks) and I have been packing/purging my house like a fiend. I am so glad I had this surgery, I would have never been able to survive this move without i


sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago
First food stress test-passed so far. - On Thursday afternoon my 14 year old daughter was struck by a truck while crossing the street. She was flown to Children's Hospital in DC (mom flew with her). She sustained a broke...

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 1 month ago
Got sick for the first time since surgery - So I was having my dinner (no new foods) and this wave of nausea came over me, watery mouth, whole 9 yards.  I got sick but now I feel OK. Not sure what happened. I am also really...

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
Share your Christmas Dinner Menu - Hey All,  I thought it would be cool to share your Christmas menu. We are having a sleeve friendly, low carb meal (minus a couple items for the kids). I'll start Standing Beef Ri...

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
Workout supplements - So I have been working out with a trainer. We have been doing all around circuit work outs 3 times a week. We have been hitting each muscle group and I feel I am getting stronger. ...

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 2 months ago
SV- 100lbs gone. 3 months since I started process. - I stepped on the scale today and I discovered I am down exactly 100lbs. Today is the 3 month anniversary of starting the pre-op diet. I lost 64lb pre-op and 36lbs post op. Three mo...

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 3 months ago
14 days post op struggling at work - I work from home but in a pretty mentally challenging job. I started back to work 5 days after surgery and I have found I have made several mistakes I would never make pre surgery....

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 3 months ago
NSV: I just walked a mile without stopping - Title says it all. I just cracked a mile in my nightly walk. There was a day I would hate to walk from a close parking space into a store, now I walk twice a day. This morning I di...

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 3 months ago
NSV: I crossed my legs yesterday! - I was sitting on the couch yesterday talking on the phone and I put my leg up on my knee. It wasn't very comfortable but I could do it. I almost couldn't believe it!

sechax0r posted a discussion topic 5 years, 3 months ago
Sleeved 11-4-2014 - Hi All! I have been lurking for a while but finally decided to post. I have struggled with my weight my entire life and on my 40th birthday I decided to do something about it. I h...
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