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Holy crow, s*#@ just got real!

I just received a call from my surgical center.  I have to go this Friday for pre-admin testing for my surgery.  Another awesome chest xray, more awesome bloodwork, etc.  85 more words

Three Weeks Post-Op

Not to sound too much like a broken record, but I weighed myself this morning and I am sitting pretty at 260lbs. That means over three weeks I lost 11.5lbs total. 465 more words

Gastric Bypass

Weight Loss as a By-Product

Dr. Dean Ornish once said that, “lasting weight loss is a by-product of deeper healing.” Have truer words ever been spoken?

The other day I was filling my sister in on the details of my visit with the surgeon and I told her about what I thought was going to be the moment of truth. 350 more words


Why I Left

Some of you who have been following me for a long time have noticed that after three years I did away with the name Bariatric Beginnings. 335 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Kathy and Kristine's Experimental Kitchen!

Hello everyone.

So, not a lot has been going on in the immediate, per se, so I’ll talk about something that has been happening progressively. … 320 more words

Bariatric Surgery

Tomorrow is the day

I’m going through all sorts of mixed emotions today. Everything from feeling selfish, guilt, nervousness, excitement, dread. Today I’ve had all liquids. Which….I need to get used to. 386 more words

Myths And Facts Of Obesity

While this obesity epidemic calls for drastic measures, one must have a clear idea of what exactly obesity is, how it is measured and what is the right way to cut down the extra flab from your body. 234 more words