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Two months

It’s been two Calendar months since my surgery. So showing progress in photos so far.

294 pounds

271.5 pounds the day of surgery

239 pounds today… 10 more words

Weight Loss Surgery

Carpe Diem

Morning world!

Seize The Day!

A quick post today as yesterday was quite full on and I didn’t actually have that much free time for the writing of my blog so apologies for that. 718 more words


Dieting is NOT the answer!

Why is it that everytime I mention weight loss surgery to someone who isn’t fat, they immediately start to oh-so-subtly suggest I try a diet first. 384 more words


The start of something big...

Hello all!

So I am excited to say that I have been officially scheduled for my surgery!

I can’t explain how excited I am to finally be getting my journey underway. 435 more words

What is a Sleeve Gastrectomy??

Illustration: the small, banana-shaped stomach is has approximately 1/4 the capacity of the original stomach.

I mistakenly think sometimes that everyone is as familiar with bariatric surgery as I have become, since it’s been an issue of concern and something I’ve followed fairly closely for the past 10 years.¬† 506 more words

Gastric Sleeve

Tracking My Progress.

Recently I have been asked on several occasions how my weight loss is progressing and some people (in fact nearly all) are quite surprised when I say I have no idea. 897 more words


Lap Band Surgery Update - Why we went to Egypt

After 8 months of trying to get Hana a bariatric procedure in Australia (and another +20KG on her already overloaded little body) my husband and I decided enough was enough: I left Australia, Cairo-Egypt bound, four weeks ago to get Hana the surgery she so desperately needed. 1,351 more words

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