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Bariatric Surgery

On February 1st, I will be undergoing Bariatric Surgery. This decision was an easy one to make as it had been swimming around in my head for years. 427 more words

Bariatric Surgery

What You Must Know About Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric surgery, also known as weight loss surgery, is a procedure through which obese people lose weight by reducing the stomach size with the help of a gastric band or by removing a portion of the stomach or by re-routing small intestines to a small stomach pouch. 639 more words

Healthy Lifestyle

The Beginning...

Hi!  Welcome to my blog :)  I need a creative outlet and thought this was the perfect way to release that and also to share and inspire. 694 more words

Post Op Day 660 (week 94 stats)

167 this morning. Glad to lose that two pounds I added last week.

It’s interesting to me that it may really be true: the body craves consistency and will do anything to maintain homeostasis. 908 more words

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For This Advocate, Sweet Victory

By Carolyn Kimmel

Weighing 380 pounds, Bellefonte resident Dean DeVore was pre-diabetic and struggling with lethargy and sleep apnea. The AccuWeather meteorologist and game announcer for the Penn State Nittany Lions realized he had to do something to gain control over his health. 1,317 more words


Crustless Turkey and Spinach Quiche

One of my favorite go-to recipes to make, freeze and use when needed is a Turkey spinach crustless quiche.  It’s quick, it’s easy, it’s delicious!! One thing I also like about this recipe is it can be scaled up for multiple people or paired down for the solo eaters, like me :)  You can really use any veggies you like, but I like spinach and onions (sometimes I throw mushrooms in there also)! 233 more words

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Food Funeral, Pre-Op and Stress!

None of those topics even begin to go together. It has been a crazy week. Had some of my favorite foods that I won’t be able to eat for a very long time. 399 more words