Member since 6/16/2013


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Reviews by butterfly70

Life Change: Sleeve Gastrectomy 9.2013 - 89 lbs. lost

Post-Op: 254 lbs. 5'7.5" 43 years old female I decided to have the Sleeve Gastrectomy in February of 2013, after attending an information seminar on Bariatric Surgery. I didn't even know the Sleeve was an option. I didn't want the Bypass and figured I'd have to have the Lap Band even though I... READ MORE

Recent comments from butterfly70

Good luck tomorrow. Remember to be patient with the recovery. It takes a little bit of time to feel like yourself again but it will be worth it on the other end. READ COMMENT

My doctor (also) gave me a card. It's more or less a courtesy type card that just says that you've had bariatric surgery and it has my doctors information on one side. I've never had to use it but I do keep it in my wallet. READ COMMENT

Good luck and keep in touch. You can lose 12 -- just stick to it. READ COMMENT

Thanks! I'l definitely keep blogging. I experienced the same things you did -- my taste buds were all out of whack. Thankfully it didn't last forever but I did last for a while. I'm still not a water drinker. I used to drink a lot of... READ COMMENT