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Is This Burning Pain a Gastric Ulcer?

There are several types of gastrointestinal (GI) or gastric ulcers. Each of the different ulcers typically produces different symptoms. However, the most common symptom is a burning pain felt coming from the middle of your chest that radiates to your throat and belly button. 172 more words

Health & Wellness

All Guns Blazing

Morning folks and welcome back to the blog and a bit of normality at last. I am glad to report that yesterday I made it to the gym and I managed to walk the dog. 702 more words

Weight Loss

My Challenge.

As some of you know I have been dealing with a dislodged

band for quite a bit of time.

I have tried to work around the challenge that this is but I know… 142 more words



There are several definitions of obesity. If one looks in the Merriam-Webster dictionary the definition reads: a condition that is characterized by excessive accumulation and storage of fat in the body and that in an adult is typically indicated by a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or greater 330 more words

Healthy Weighs

A Change Is As Good As A Rest (Well Almost)

The world after having Bariatric Surgery is a weird place when it comes to food. Nearly everything that the stomach tells the brain is new and the brain really doesn’t know what the stomach is saying. 924 more words


Do You Think I Might Have Run Out Of Puff?

Hi Y’all. Rest day for me yesterday so not much to report although due to the previous days lack of a gym session I decided I had best walk again and keep the muscles moving. 537 more words