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About Animalrescuer18

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  • Birthday 03/03/1961

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  • Surgery Type
    Vertical Sleeve

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  1. Thank you so much for posting this! I’m only a little over 2 month’s post surgery but I’m already seeing such a difference in my body! Reading your post makes me so happy that I had surgery too! I’m so happy for you!!! You look absolutely beautiful!
  2. I sure hope you feel as great as you look!! Way to go!! Congratulations!!
  3. I already have very thin, fine hair so I am concerned about when it starts to come out
  4. Wow! You look fantastic! Congratulations!!❤️
  5. Looks like your surgeon did a fantastic job. So did you! Congratulations!!
  6. Congratulations! That is absolutely wonderful news! You should be so proud of yourself!
  7. Hi @CheeringCJ I would love to have the recipe for your “crack slaw” please
  8. You’re exactly right! A cystoscope isn’t very pleasant. I had one years ago. I hope you’re feeling ok and have a peaceful and restful night
  9. Hi! Welcome to an awesome forum! I had VSG on June 18th. I got so much advice and information here several months before my surgery and love checking in every day. If I ever have questions or wonder if others are going through something similar, all I have to do is check in here. You are sure to get lots of help from the kindest and most supportive folks!! Congratulations on your upcoming surgery! I couldn’t be happier that I had surgery!!
  10. Yes I keep a journal and take measurements!
  11. It is an awesome feeling!!!
  12. Thanks! Seems I lost more pre surgery than I have post surgery. I’m keeping my chin up because I can feel the weight coming off even if it is slow. I’ll take that!
  13. Oh I’m so glad to know I’m not alone in this! I was sleeved on 6/18 and my weight loss has seemed slow too! Ive only lost 16 lbs since surgery. However, my clothes are really feeling loose. I decided instead of weighing often I would take measurements instead. Wow! I can really tell a difference. Plus my doctor has taken me off my diabetes meds, cholesterol med and blood pressure med! I felt the same as you when I looked at how some people lost SO much in the first month after surgery. I figure as long as I’m getting my protein and water in, the scale will eventually start moving again. I
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