The best thing I could have ever done. I had been struggling with weight since I was little and got worse after puberty hit. I was depressed and very isolated because of my weight. I didn't feel pretty and I was always tired. But after the surgery everything changed. I'm still struggling with my body image issues. But overall, It was the best option for me, and I'd do it again if I could :) more
My mind was set on sleeve surgery and now my doctors recommidation is bypass. I'm in the process of all the testing and they found some scaring from acid reflux. I need to have another test done next week (upper GI ) to see how surver it is. So I guess I will need to wait for the results however the doctor told my reflux can get much worse from sleeve surgery.
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I was skinny my whole childhood and teen years. I was in a very abusive marriage and was very depressed. I had my daughter at 18, by 20 i started to gain weight like crazy. I had loved food it comforted me. I went from a size 2 to 24. I knew i had to do something about it. I left my husband at 24 and went back to school. Then i met my soul mate at 26 we married and had two kids. I gained 50... more