Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 8 years ago
1 Year surgiversary ... not as happy as I should b - In advance I am sorry for the negative nelly post... Today a year ago at this time I was waiting to be taken up to the preop area for my surgery. I was so excited and looking f...

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 8 years ago
Dealing with PMS hunger - How do you vets deal with PMS hunger? I never lost my hunger so it has been a struggle as is but I am due for aunt flo this week and yesterday I just could not stop eating. Usually...

Cristina S. accomplished a goal 8 years, 1 month ago
Cross my legs

Cristina S. accomplished a goal 8 years, 1 month ago
Buy clothes at a regular store...not a plus size store.

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 10 months ago
Office scale vs. Home - Ok well I notice everytime I weigh myself at my surgeon's office on their digital scale it is always more than my home analog scale. I love using my home scale's number obviously b...

Cristina S. added a goal 8 years, 11 months ago
wear a size 14

Cristina S. added a goal 8 years, 11 months ago
Be less self-conscious in public

Cristina S. added a goal 8 years, 11 months ago
weigh under 200 lbs!

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 11 months ago
Food Intolerence? V8 veggie juice? - My surgery was on August 2nd and so far I have tolerated everything well, especially since I've been taking a PPI. Well yesterday at work I decided to have some V8 to drink. I noti...

Cristina S. posted a comment 8 years, 12 months ago
I am also missing salad and veggies with ranch dressing.

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 8 years, 12 months ago
Silly ? about 3 week stall - Ok so is is a stall that lasts for 3 weeks or is just that occurs at the 3rd week? I had my surgery on the 2nd so does that mean I shouldn't expect to lose much weight around this ...

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Feeling horrible restricted 3 days out. - I am wondering if this has happened to anyone else. I'm having trouble getting my fluids down. Even drining water or my lortab I feel like a full sensation or an uncomfortable bubb...

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Officially sleeved ! -  Thank you everyone for your thoughts and prayers. I was sleeved yesterday around noon. I did have a reaction to the anesthesia in that every time I woke up in recovery I felt anxi...

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Surgery in a few hours! - So I'm waiting in the lobby of the hospital. My check in time is 1015est. , but I already gave my name. I am excited and nervous. I just hope I have a good outcome wish me lucj

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Preop Jitters/Terrors! Help! (Long) - OK so Saturday I started to get cold feet. It has calmed a little bit but I still am feeling a little nervous and second guessing myself (which I do a lot). Since February I have b...

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
10 Commandments of WL and helpful VSG guide -  Hey all, I just found this guide online which had a lot of good detailed information presented in an easy to read way. It looks like it comes from Dr. Cirangle's office so some mi...

Cristina S. posted a comment 9 years ago
Is this your farm?

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Preop Liquid diet and BMs - Sorry for the nasty question but just wondering what to expect as to how my BMs will be without solid food? Will I be constipated or on the opposite end, running to the bathroom?

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
Nasty protein shakes yucky! - I'm sure this has been asked many times but how can I improve the taste of these shakes. My surgeon requires Bariatric Advantage preop and now I am trying to stomach some strawberr...

Cristina S. posted a discussion topic 9 years ago
OMG APPROVAL! - I was stressing all this time, freaking out and now I can't believe it... I am Approved!!!  I feel like screaming, jumping and crying happy tears all the time but I am at work so I...
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