Trending Topics
LATEST MEMBER BLOGS
  • EGD TESTING

    Kim F.

    7/21/2014 Today I had my Endoscopy and all is well. Other than finding two polyps and fixing a hernia...I never knew I had these, glad he removed my polyps :)  Best part of the hospital re...

    0 comments
  • TWO DAYS AND COUNTING!

    Cheryl H.

    Ok, my surgery is Thursday.  I've been really good on my pre-op diet but didn't lose as much as I was thinking I would.  I tried to have the LapBand almost 2 years ago but my liver was too s...

    0 comments
  • My goals

    Mymechelle

    I have several goals that I look forward to reaching. Here are some of them and in no particular order.   Do jumping jacks without having to hold my boobs down.  Get rid of my CPAP Lower...

    0 comments
  • This is hard...

    Nay7529

    Ok, so Im doing this for real.. But you know what really bothers me??? 32.9 BMI... Seriously?? I am so angry at this stupid number. More angry than I am at the dumb scale that lately has bee...

    0 comments
  • 6 month mark

    Lesley42

    Well it has been six very fast months since surgery and I feel great.. Down 105 lbs since surgery and 113 from my highest weight.. I was def. looking for 120 lbs loss but hey, Im not complai...

    0 comments
  • I can see it!

    greensleeved

    I've lost 26 lbs and I can see it! My clothes are looser and in some picture we took yesterday my face looks thinner! I can't believe it. Oh happy day! I am starting to feel like my old self...

    3 comments
  • Wishing I had a time machine

    Pegasus_AM

    I am really trying to be patient I swear but I'm failing miserably at it lol I'm wearing out my mailbox I check it at least twice a day. I suppose I'll get a bill from the post office if the...

    0 comments
  • Health status update- blood sugar issues

    happyteacher

    So if you are reading this please know that I use the blog to sometimes mark certain events so if I cannot remember further down the road when something happened, I can look it up here.  Thi...

    1 comment
  • 8 years post surgery

    ArleneB

    I have gained and lost as much as 25 lbs in the past 8 yrs. My lap band is as full as it can be. My appetite demands more calories than I need to maintain my weight regardless of how much I ...

    0 comments
  • Approved!!!

    BBSCuppycake

    Well I got the call I have been waiting on Thursday, I have been approved for surgery! Now I have an appointment to pay the rest of my fee, to sign some papers saying I will go to my 4 hour ...

    0 comments
  • The Low Carb Challenge

    Cece2014

    The 6-month medically supervised diet is much like Atkins - very low carb at 20-25 per day.  No bread or processed flour, no sugar, no starchy vegetables and no fruit.  Yikes!  I thought it ...

    1 comment
  • Beginning a long journey .. for a longer life

    Cece2014

    For the last few years I've wondered what I would do if I really lost weight - would I travel more? Would work be more enjoyable? Would I look better in clothes?  Could I find clothes in reg...

    1 comment
  • So it's not RSD :(

    lisa

    Never in a million years would I ever have thought I'd see the day I'd be praying to stop losing weight.  But here it is.  So much for RSD.  That would have been perfect; but they changed it...

    0 comments
  • Learning as I go

    jillbeme

    I am lurking around here daily and find it safer to post here due to some high criticism that is often posted on peoples post.   I know I failed the sleeve.  I live it daily.  No excuses co...

    1 comment
  • No longer disgusted

    faylavi

    Its been 2 years since my last post.  I went waaaaayyyy off course to the tune of gaining 15 pounds...you read that correctly. I got up to a whopping 220 at the beginning of July. I could li...

    4 comments
Before & Afters
Latest Articles