I'll be having a procedure on Tuesday. I'm so scared. My flanks, my abs, my "banana roll" inner and outer thigh, and inner knee. Seems like too much for all at once. Scared of too much pain meds as well as numbing solution. Head some great things, heard some horrible things. Lumps scare me. I weigh 122, 5'4. But fat likes to collect in these areas no matter what I do. Could really use more... more
I have read so many RealSelf reviews and gotten so much information out of them that I felt it only fair that I add mine. So here is my story. I am 46yrs, 5’2” and weigh 165. A year ago I went on Phentermine and lost 30lbs in 3 months. As soon as I went off the Phentermine I gained it all back plus 1lb in less than a month and since then I just can’t seem to lose any weight. It has been... more
First thank you to everyone who has posted their experience on here, it really has helped encourage me before the procedure and continues to encourage me, as my recovery is rather tough.
I have always been pretty active, with periods through my life where I was more consistent than others. Obesity runs in my family and it has always been a struggle to get rid of fat that I put on... more
I just turned 20 on the 13th of May and currently reside around 165 lbs (last time I checked) and 5'8". When I was in High School I was 142 lbs. College got the best of me. Wtih going to school full time, working 25 hours a week and having an intership 25 hours a week, I hardly had anytime to work out let alone want to cook myself healthy meals. I've tried diets like HCG and Low Carb and I... more
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