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Surgery Day / In The Hospital

This post has fewer bits of data but more thoughts about my experience.  It covers both Tuesday, September 19th and Wednesday, September 20th since I don’t really recall what occurred on each day individually. 1,507 more words

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The Day I Decided to Take Control of My Life

365 days ago I decided to change my life for the better.

I was a senior at Lasell College ready to finish off the best four years of my life. 965 more words

My Road to Pre-Op

Had a quiet few weeks, been trying to stick to a 1250 Kcal diet which has been difficult but it has helped me to get back into a proper eating routine. 365 more words

Gastric Sleeve

1 Week Before Surgery

I have heard that some people have to be on a liquid diet for a week or two before surgery – that sounds awful!  I know that Barix Clinics has more of a factory feel and probably does things in a way that makes them more efficient and less likely to have people not comply but still, I am glad that I did not have to go through that, it will be bad enough after the surgery! 1,028 more words

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What Is Bariatric Surgery And How Can It Help Me?

Often exercise and diet alone fail to effectively treat those who suffer from severe cases of obesity. For many people, lifestyle changes may not be sufficient enough for them to restore their health. 724 more words

Bariatric Surgery

3 Weeks Before Surgery

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Weight: 16:11.6 (235.6 lbs)

Food:

  • ¼ c dry roasted peanuts
  • Salad bar
  • 1 veggie burger
  • 1 tomato
  • 1 bag popcorn
  • 1 c 1% milk…
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Weight loss is not worth the pain of surgery

Having had a gastric sleeve surgery done and joining online groups for support I have discovered a terrible truth. The groups only tell you the good stuff and try to cover up the bad. 241 more words

Weight Loss