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One Month

Today is my one month surgiversary. I began my day with an early morning follow-up with my surgeon, which could not have gone better. He was pleased with my progress, with how well I’ve healed, and my one month stats. 307 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Gastric Band Surgery Can Be Safe and Effective for Obese Adolescents

A newly published study has found that gastric band surgery has significant benefits for severely obese teenagers and, despite its controversial nature, should still be considered as a first option to manage obesity during adolescence. 536 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Commit to Click

Commit to click! That’s my thought for this morning.  If you have a phone, it’s probably a smart phone and you probably have the MFP ( myfitnesspal ) app or something similar on that phone.   230 more words

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

Post-Op: Day 25/ Weigh In!

Hello, everyone! I owe you all a tremendous apology for taking so long to post since my last update! Life has been pretty crazy– definitely in a good way– and blogging just got away from me. 1,106 more words


Bariatric Surgery: Defeating Obesity

Obesity is one of the most dangerous health – threats that the world faces today. It takes a toll on self image and confidence in a world that increasingly favors well-shaped bodies. 460 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Zucchini Parm (Park) Blobs

I tried out another semi modified recipe today…they were supposed to be Zucchini Tots…I did not want to use bread crumbs per the recipe and I didn’t have coconut flour so I was forced to use 1TBL all purpose flour…so the consistency wasn’t very “totty”…in retrospect I probably could have increased the Parmesan cheese vs using the flour. 376 more words

Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy

Follow-up & Stats

On Thursday, I sat down with my nutritionist to discuss my progress and moving up to a soft foods diet. After six weeks of liquids, primarily protein shakes and water, I was eager to see how my body had changed since December 2, just before starting the liquid diet. 1,136 more words

Bariatric Surgery