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  • Slow going

    myophi

    I guess I'm still in the three week stall? Went for a check up and was only down a pound. Doing everything my doctor said ( well except exercising and  well, that could just have answered al...

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  • Navigating and making friends on the journey

    StacyJo44

    I've spent the day popping in and out of this site learning how to navigate and use it to it's full potential. I'm no where close yet but having fun and making a few friends along the way. T...

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  • Update...

    mollz007

    Wow… it’s been awhile. The past few weeks have been pretty busy, and this past week was rough. There is a lot of family stuff going on right now. My grandma was in the hospital ...

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  • Starting my Journey

    StacyJo44

    I first considered WLS about 5 years ago but stories of the risks put me off. Although I have always battled my weight, I was never really concerned about being the skinny girl. I was active...

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  • Home!

    Nova B.

    Surgery went very well.  I was surprisingly not scared or nervous going in.  Everyone at St. Francis Hospital was super nice and took great care of me.  My hubby was even able to stay with m...

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  • I am getting soooooo excited!!!

    artist4life92768

    OK, I might be crazy, but I am getting excited about going to my seminar. I guess to me, it is a real sign that WLS is a go. First, I go see my PCP on Tuesday and get to talk to her and show...

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  • One month ago today

    AnnyBananny

    At this time, 1 month ago, I was in the OR, already asleep for more than 2 hours, in the middle of my RNY. What a month it has been. I don't feel 100% yet, but I'm already feeling the love f...

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  • Gastric Bypass Failure

    fawnlori

    I have been considering a revision lately because I stalled for the longest time.  Yesterday I went for an upper GI series to see if I stretched my pouch.  The radiologist and I were both sh...

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  • 376.2

    Alexcia Gilchrist

    Slow but steady... I have noticed an appetite change since my medications changed. I was feeling better since this bad cold beat me down but I just cant bounce back completely. I am happy wi...

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  • What's New

    Karen R.

    Hi, all. Well my surgiversary came and went this past Monday without my marking it in any way.  Why?  First of all, I wanted to have updated photos to share.  I brought my camera to work th...

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  • Interesting Day

    pghgirl

    Woah. Today was indeed interesting. I had a weigh in at my hospital and I stayed the same. I didn't lose but I didn't gain, that's good right? Sure, I'm super bummed I didn't lose but I'm su...

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  • Tomorrow! Tomorrow!

    boymom2007

    Will I sleep at all tonight? My prediction is, NO! I've packed my hospital bag, put my boys to bed, and I think a nice bath is in order... :) I loaded up on lots of goodies for the boys to p...

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  • Not much difference....ready to give it up.

    Tammy G.

    I still have a significant open wound that won't heal.  No surgeon or doctor seems to want to help me.  My labs are horrible, even though I take my supplements.  I've tried everything.  I do...

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  • 36 Down + off some meds

    csbsteph

    WOO-HOO got a long ways to go but I've lost 36 pounds in 35 days YEA!  Went to see my regular medical Doctor today & he took me off my HBP & cholesterol meds, I'm so happy about that.  So mu...

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