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First Post-Op visit and then some

Let me go back to when I first got home. I was discharged home on July 15, 2015. Everything was going great. They removed the small bandages, Tegaderm and steri strips were in place. 207 more words

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From Surgery until now

This was the morning of surgery on July 13, 2015. I was really excited that I didn’t get much sleep the night before.

I needed to be at the hospital at 7AM, well we go there sooner, but not much of a wait to go back to pre-op. 477 more words

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I really need to get better at this blogging stuff...

I know, I know. I haven’t posted in two weeks. Yes, I suck. Here’s an update on what’s going on in my corner of the universe. 456 more words

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Scared and Excited

I haven’t written in awhile, so I better update everyone.

I HAVE MY SURGERY DATE!! JULY 13, 2015 ONLY 7 day away. I am so excited and scared at the same time. 160 more words

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What I failed to mention....

After I posted last night about My Crappy Day, I realized that I didn’t go into much detail about the EKG. So here goes…

When Anita called me from UPMC Bariatrics, she told me that my EKG came back abnormal, and now they are insisting I have a cardiac clearance before my surgery. 364 more words

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I've got some good news, and some bad news. Which do you want first?

I’m the gal who always wants the bad news first. I’m not sure why that is. Maybe it’s the “glass half empty vs. half full – no, wait, my half just spilled on the floor” mentality I’ve had for so many years. 467 more words

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Solid Food, Weigh in Update, Emotional Eating and Work Stuff

Well, this week I started on solid food officially.  I’ve not went terribly crazy with it – to be honest, a lot of veggie food is kind of mushy anyway!  757 more words

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