vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Not giving in.......this time!!! - So, I started going to the gym yesterday.  I actually enjoyed feeling the sweat.  I haven't seen the scale move in about 5-6 days and that has made me want to just throw my hand...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 4 months ago
Frustrated and feeling defeated.... - I am 2 weeks out tomorrow and I am starving.  I drink a premiere protein shake in about 5 minutes.  I can chug it down.  I don't feel uncomfortable at all.  Also, I went for a w...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Am I missing something here? - I got my sleeve on 6/12 and my doctor said that he uses a 34 bougie.  So, here I am 5 days out and I have no problem getting fluids in at all.  Almost feels like pre-op.  Also, ...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Scared - I had surgery on 6/12/13 and I noticed that my incision on the left seemed kind of tight but I have some pretty intense burning on my left side. It's even tender to touch. It see...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 5 months ago
Facebook page for June sleevers? - Just wondering if there was a facebook page already for June sleevers? 

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 6 months ago
Winning what seemed like an impossible fight!!!! - I don't know if anyone remembered my situation so here's a little background.  I got the lapband in 2009 and had many complications so in January 2013 it was taken out.  I was d...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Frustrated, Frustrated, FRUSTRAAAATTTTTEEEEDDDDD!! - So, I got my lap band in 2009 and had nothing but problems.  At that time I had United Healthcare.  My husbands job switched over to Aetna last summer.  In January they approved...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 8 months ago
Help with the site. - If anyone could help I would greatly appreciate it.   1.  How do I get one of those weight trackers?   2.  When I go to send a member a message I can enter infor...

vsgme2013 posted a comment 6 years, 9 months ago
I am so sorry for what you are going through. I was diagnosed with...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
Why me???? - Sorry for the length of the post.  I got my lap band in June 2009.  Every time I had a fill I had nothing but problems.  Not only was it either so tight that I couldn't swallow ...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
Thank you. . . . - I just wanted to thank all of you who are providing so many of us with a wealth of information and realism that we are going to need when we get sleeved.  I have been able to ma...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 9 months ago
Anyone with Aetna insurance???? - So, I am a revision patient and I had my band removed on 1/4/13.  My insurance is currently reviewing my revision to the sleeve and I was wondering if anyone out there also had ...

vsgme2013 posted a discussion topic 6 years, 10 months ago
VSG after a hysterectomy. - I had a radical hysterectomy in 2010 and I am going to have VSG in February.  I am feeling a little anxiety and worried that I will not be successful post surgery because of my ...
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