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The First Week Post Op; Fay's Words

Blog Entry 8: Fay

Well, it’s been 6 days post op since my surgery, and I must say that I am feeling so much better. My surgery day was a blur and once I got home all I did was sleep. 297 more words


My Weight Loss Journey, Part 3

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After reading and reading and reading, I decided to start tracking my food intake on MyFitnessPal, April 5th. I didn’t want to lose much, because I’d heard that many insurance companies won’t cover you if you go under a certain BMI. 802 more words


My Weight Loss Journey, part 2

So, I gave a little history on my about me page, and wrote about my first try at getting started on the road to bariatric surgery in… 725 more words


Slow And Steady Wins The Race

Blog Entry 7: Nichole

Mom is doing much better than what she was a day ago. She’s sounding more like her old self now that all the drugs she was initially under have worn off. 268 more words


My Journey Thus Far, part 1

This is me. Well, me about 10-12 years ago, and that was before I put on an extra 50 pounds!

I have been riding the roller coaster for years. 326 more words


For Alex: No Body is Perfect

I can’t say that I’ve ever had a problem showing a little skin, but at the same time I can’t say that I’ve ever been fearless either. 253 more words


Resting (Un)Comfortably

Blog Entry 6: Nichole

We’ve been home for a few hours now and my mom is fast asleep. So far, thanks to the pain pump that she has in, she hasn’t experienced any pain (that’ll probably kick in Saturday when we have to take that out). 154 more words