TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 8 months ago
You are doing awesome!!!!

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 8 months ago
My kingdom for a poop! - 8 days since the last contribution to my toilet. I took a dose of Miralax last night and am taking one today. Does anyone know how long it will take for the effects to be realized?...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 8 months ago
Wishing you a speedy recovery!

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
Definitely depends on the surgeon. I only had to do liquids the day...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
Alternative food for FRIES - Let me start by saying that I love french fries. Yes, it was an unhealthy love. It was one of those, I would sell you for a bag of fries and then want more. I would prefer fries ov...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
My mouth taste like meat - I'm now 4 weeks and 2 days. While the weight is coming off (including pre-op, down 34 pounds) I just generally feel blaaaaahhhhh!!!! I had to go back to work Tuesday. I have a sede...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
Way to go! Can you believe it has been 4 weeks?! We've come so...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
Do you have support groups in your town? They really help me. And if...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
Congratulations! Your stats look awesome. Eating "regular" food...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
I hope you feel better soon. Just take your time taking care!

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
Congratulations! Praying for a speedy recovery. I'm 2 weeks out...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 9 months ago
Cleared for mashed/soft foods - ....and just in time too! I was going to scream if I had to drink one more protein shake,  lol. I get my first egg in 10 minutes.  I had surgery Monday, August 4th. The doctor sai...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 9 months ago
So happy to hear you are doing well! I want to send a friend request...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Back pain 4 days post op - My back is hurting me more than any other place on my body. I'm four days post op from VSG. Would this back pain be a problem? 

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Day 4 of new life - I had VSG Monday morning. This is my first day at home. I've made my 8 oz protein shake. It is taking me about an hour and fifteen minutes to finish. Is this a good/normal rate of ...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
You're a Loser, You're a Loser, I'm a Loser! - Yesterday was surgery day and I plopped my behind down on the Loser's Bench! VSG went very well. Minimal pain.... a strong 6 on the 1-10 scale. This is so surreal. I made it!

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Yes, I sniff my son's socks - My VSG is in 3 days (Monday, Aug 4). I am so excited. I got over my nervousness about the actual surgery last week. Now I'm just sad that my little boy is leaving me. Saturday I am...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 10 months ago
"We fear the thing we want the most". I heard this quote in the car...

TheNewT posted a comment 5 years, 10 months ago
Congratulations!! I will be right behind you (Aug 4). I was standing...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Why don't these people like me? - Yesterday I had to sit beside my son's birthday cake before I dropped it off at school. Additionally, someone filled up 2 candy bowls full of chocolate and another baked a cake. TO...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
2 week pre-op and a cake is beside me - Today begins my 2 week pre-op diet. It requires me to eat protein and veggies and no calorie drinks. The first day and what is sitting beside me....an entire birthday cake! My son ...

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TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Should I purchase a scale? - I am 20 days from VSG surgery on August 4th. I have been wrestling with the decision to purchase a scale. Years ago when I lost a significant amount of weight I did have a scale in...

TheNewT posted a discussion topic 5 years, 10 months ago
Insurance Approved - Since patience is NOT my virtue, I called the insurance company to inquire about my paperwork and status. I was informed that my surgery has been approved. Woo Hoo! A tear actually...

TheNewT added a goal 5 years, 10 months ago
Lose 100 pounds!
About Me
29.3
BMI
VSG
Surgery
08/04/2014
Surgery Date
Jul 11, 2014
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