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Day 4

On day 4 the gas pain continued. I walked seven laps around our house trying to shift it. It didn’t work. I knew there was a reason that I hate exercise. 831 more words

Gastric Sleeve

Love your comments!

I have been getting so much help from others that are following my blog, and leaving comments! Thank you so much!

I am looking for some protein options. 282 more words

Tomorrow is Almost Here

Today has been rough. The strict clear liquid diet has officially kicked my booty.

I made the mistake of eating sugar free jello, which triggered a horrible headache. 66 more words

Gastric Sleeve

three month update

Well I’m three months post-op now and everything is going well. I’ve really had a dream run thus far and weight is steadily dropping off, which of course was exactly the point of putting myself through this. 600 more words

Gastric Sleeve

Home again home again jiggety jig

Day 3

The surgeon came in and said I could go home but not without repeating himself about my tight sleeve. Enough already!

I have a friend who thinks a stint in hospital sounds lovely: 3 meals delivered, lying around all day, drugs for pain. 414 more words

Gastric Sleeve

Ready, Set, Go!

Tomorrow is the big day.  I’m nervous, but I don’t tell anyone.  I think its better to put my brave face on this time.  Everyone has been so supportive and those who aren’t are keeping it all inside. 286 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Achievement Unlocked!

When someone is barely 5’5″ and rounding out the scales at 300, the list of things you can’t do far outweighs (ahem.) the list of things you can. 507 more words