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It's Us vs. the Diet Industry

What I have come to realize is that the Diet industry, much like the Food Industry, is out to get your dollar (duh!!!) no surprise right? 1,308 more words

BOOK REVIEW: The Lighter Side of Large (Becky Siame)

Bella’s life is a soap opera: her skinny sister is marrying Bella’s ex-husband, who kicked her out when their youngest was only two weeks old; her pants split in front of her son’s grade school and he got into a fight over it and her dad’s cancer is back again. 620 more words

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Pre-Surgery: Made it Half Way!

It is day 7 of my 14 day diet. I am down to 276 lbs. and boy has it been the hardest 7 day’s of my life! 426 more words

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Pre-Surgery: The Diet

Yesterday was the first day of my 2 week pre-surgery diet. I was going to get on here and post about the first day last night, but I have to be honest by the time I got home from work I was so tired I pretty much crawled to my bed. 592 more words

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The Beginning: the phone call

I would like to start of by saying that the Lap Band is not for everyone, please speak with your doctor to find out the best weight loss option for you. 323 more words

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Is Gastric Sleeve Surgery Permanent?

Weight tends to go on easy over time, but it doesn’t necessarily come off quite as fast. When it’s time to get a handle on extra pounds, diet and exercise often play a critical role. 299 more words

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Brooklyn Man Who Lost 270 Pounds ‘Overwhelmed' by Donations For Skin-Removal Surgery

A Brooklyn man said Monday he was grateful and overwhelmed by the response to his graphic and emotional video in which he exposed his body after losing 270 pounds, according to New York TV station… 174 more words