sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Safe OTC cold meds - I have been unfortunate enough to catch the horrific virus that has been going around. I was wondering what OTC medicines were okay for us to take. 

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sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Flapping in the wind - I just had my 6 month post op check and I hit the 100lbs lost mark. While I'm extremely excited about the loss, I am feeling really uncomfortable with the way my body is lose and f...

sjluvsu44 wrote a blog post 5 years, 10 months ago
6 month post op - Just had my 6 month post op on Thursday. I am down 108lbs since my heaviest weight! I'm starting to get a better handle on my vitamins and the correct eating habits. All in all, ev...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 2 months ago
3 monthiversary - Just had my 3 month post op visit. DOWN 72LBS since surgery and a total of 84lbs since the start of my 2 week pre-op diet.    I had a goal of losing 100lbs by my birthday (Novemb...

sjluvsu44 added a goal 6 years, 3 months ago
Weigh below 250... (baby steps)

sjluvsu44 accomplished a goal 6 years, 3 months ago
get below 300lbs

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 3 months ago
Loser bench is getting lighter! - Just can't hold it in anymore! I had my DS on March 6th and I had my check up today.... I am down over 50lbs now!!! Next goal, 75lbs and to get out of the 300's only 3.5 lbs until ...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Lactose Intolerant - Since surgery, I have developed an intolerance to lactose. Does anyone have any recipes for lactose free meals or suggestions? I have found a couple sites online, but I would rathe...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Water Aerobics - How long were you guys on restrictions from water, as in swimming and hot tub. 

sjluvsu44 wrote a blog post 6 years, 4 months ago
First post op weigh in - Since surgery on the 6th I am down another 17lbs. Adding that to my 12lbs lost during preop diet, puts me at 29down!!!half way to getting out of the 300s

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
The good,the bad and the ouch - The good: I had my first post op weigh in and doctor apps.... Down 17lbs since surgery on the 6th The bad: I'm having a really hard time getting the ungery protein powder down. I ...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
juicing cleanse - A bunch of my friends want to do a juicing cleanse as teams, as a competition to see which team can loose the most weight percent. I was wondering if I would be able to with the DS...

sjluvsu44 posted a comment 6 years, 5 months ago
They told me to try some Milk of magnesia... all that did was make...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Salt - I have officially been on my week one post op of liquids only. The fluids intake isn't hard, it's the range of flavors. I have never been a "sweet" girl. I have always liked things...

sjluvsu44 wrote a blog post 6 years, 5 months ago
Gassed up - I am postoperative now, even after last weeks little hiccup. I am so thankful that I had this done. The only negative is I am still having trouble passing gas, which is causing som...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Finally HOME!!! - First off....I'M POST-OP!!!! I had a few issues with gas and my iv. I'm allergic to steroids and penicillin so the normal meds they give to help with the inflammation to help ease ...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Bloating - First off.... I'M POST-OP!!!!! Had some complications with my IV, and not being able to pass gas so I had to stay three nights in the hospital. Till having a problem with gas even ...

sjluvsu44 accomplished a goal 6 years, 5 months ago
HAVE THE SURGERY!!!

sjluvsu44 wrote a blog post 6 years, 5 months ago
Let's try this again - Heading out to the hospital again. Hopefully this time I will come back POST-OP!!!

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Fingers Crossed! - Leaving for the hospital. Hopefully the next time I post on here it will be to say I'm POST-OP!!!!

sjluvsu44 wrote a blog post 6 years, 5 months ago
Bitter sweet - SO my surgery this morning had to be postponed because the person ahead of me had too many complications with their surgery. That and my surgeon started not feeling well.  At firs...

sjluvsu44 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
trying to stay positive - SO my surgery this morning had to be postponed because the person ahead of me had too many complications with their surgery. That and my surgeon started not feeling well.  At firs...
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Grand Rapids, MI
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Surgery
03/06/2014
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Feb 23, 2014
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