Location: Evanston, IL
Member since 2/13/2014


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Reviews by SCHRAMMJ

63 Year Old Man: 'Year of Action'!

After literary ages, talk w/my primary for two years, finally having initial consultation next Thursday. I'm 350lbs. Told all my life by my Dad I was fat. Did a mental job on me I kept inside. I look at old photos and, darn it, I looked good. Been through Optifast, Weight Watchers, ... READ MORE

Recent comments from SCHRAMMJ

Lata congratulations! You're looking fantastic! How was the pain afterwards? More sore where they took out the stomach? I meet with dietician next week last monthly supervision on August 5th. Then, they'll submit for insurance... READ COMMENT

Hi, Pam, congrats on your Journey, too. I started initial consultation on 2/20/14. First monthly supervision was March August should be my last: given OK to meet with dietician now. Then, will await insurance approval. Thinking... READ COMMENT

Jojj - Congratulations on 12lbs. Remarkable! If I can ask, what did you have to warrant 12 dynamic pounds. That's 10% of the excess weight I have to loose before surgery! Love to know. Thanks, Michael READ COMMENT

Haven't had surgery, but, read gas x straps should help. Also, no mention in the manual from the dietician. In further doubt, contact surgeon's office. "No sense living in discomfort hope it helps. Michael READ COMMENT

Tim, Congratulations. Surgery is over. The recovery phase begins. Look forward to hearing from you on your Journey. Michael READ COMMENT