Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
Dating post-rn - Hi all!  It's been a while since I checked in here.  I'm almost 2 years post-rny.  I'm down to 170 from my high of 350 or so.  I have profiles up on online dating sites but ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
20 mile vacation - I turned 33 last Thursday and to celebrate my birthday and my new body I took a mini vacation.  Thursday's big event was a 4 mile road race at the Superman Festival in Metropolis, ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
when were you satisfied with your weight? - As I get closer and closer to my goal weight, that number keeps dropping in my head.  I still would like to lose AT LEAST 30 more pounds.  I've really lost from the top down so...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
way TMI - loose skin - I have a fairly significant amout of loose skin around my genital area.  As a result I've fought yeast infections for the last 5 months.  I thought I had it licked but I'm back to ...

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Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 4 months ago
my first 10k - I did it!! - I almost cried when I crossed the finish line.  It was so hot today but I was prepared.  I really struggled at the 5k last weekend so I changed things up this time.  I had a power ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Reasonable? -  I've done two 5ks now.  I'm doing 5-6 miles on my usual runs (3-4 times a week). I signed up for a 10k next weekend but I may puss out and only do the 5. I'll be running on very l...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
Weird episode today. Help? -  I had lunch with my BFF today and something scary weird happened to me. When we sat down I got really hot and started sweating. Like sweat was running down my face sweating. Then ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
for those who count calories - net or gross? - My clinic wants us to count calories and I do.  What I'm finding now that I'm really ramping up the exercise is that I'm getting hungry way more than before.  I'm currently eating ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 5 months ago
first 5k this Saturday - Yeah and I'm terrified!  I was doing great, getting in 4.5 miles or so every morning before work and feeling great.  I was also lifting weights and going to spin and yoga class...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 7 months ago
normal - I'm nearly a year out from surgery.  I'm doing great, down 160lbs.  I eat right and exercise.  I feel like a million bucks.  I wore yoga pants to yoga tonight (imagine that) an...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 8 months ago
11 months out and onederland - Before:  Close to my 347 highest weight: And yesterday 194lbs - 44lbs from goal weight.  I'm not done losing and after NOT losing anything over Christmas I tight...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 8 months ago
gah, the road to fitness ... xpost - So 10 months post RNY and down 150 lbs to roughly 200lbs and I've decided I want to be fit not just thin.  So I rejoined the gym (I quit going when I got a job in August).  ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 8 months ago
gah! The road to fitness... - So 10 months post RNY and down 150 lbs to roughly 200lbs and I've decided I want to be fit not just thin.  So I rejoined the gym (I quit going when I got a job in August).  ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 10 months ago
Bad, bad day .... and a general update - OT:  First of all the new job is incredibly stressful.  The project I was hired for got yanked back to the main plant, 300 miles away.  To stay employed I took a lesser paying posi...

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Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 10 months ago
shapewear questions - I know this is stupid but ones like this:  http://www.walmart.com/ip/Sweet-Nothings-Smoothing-Shapewear-Firm-Control-Unitard-Style-82556/14560110#Specifications Do you have to p...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 11 months ago
3 hour trail ride!! - One of the main reasons I had surgery was so I could ride.  I rode even at my heaviest but not for very long or hard out of consideration for the horse.  This past weekend my b...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 11 months ago
Sort of OT - Knowledge is power! - My dad has stage 4 kidney disease.  He's had problems with his hemoglobin going down.  They did all kinds of tests to see what the issue was and didn't find anything conclusive.   ...

Carrie W. posted a discussion topic 7 years, 11 months ago
7 months post op w/pics - I'm now 7 months post op and down 124lbs.  I'm down from a tight size 26 to a 16 in pants and a 4xl to a L in shirts.  I feel so much better.  I've decided to take an interest in m...
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KY
Location
29.0
BMI
RNY
Surgery
03/30/2011
Surgery Date
Mar 08, 2011
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