Location: Houston, TX
Member since 2/19/2014


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Reviews by ChattyCathy

62 Yr. Old Houston Female, 100 Lbs. Overweight - but Not for Long!

I was always thin as a child and into my twenties until I had my first daughter at 28. Pre-pregnancy weight 130- full term pregnancy weight 208 - post pregnancy weight 183. My first diet experience took me down to 153. The next thing I knew I was back to 183, then two more pregnancies and I... READ MORE

Recent comments from ChattyCathy

My doctors allow decaffeinated coffee and tea. They did not want me to drink caffeine as it dehydrates, until I could get in all my water in a 24 hour period. Once I could handle 48 to 64 oz of water a day, I was cleared to drink... READ COMMENT

Thanks Happy. Yes the compliments do help, especially on the tough days, although there aren't too many of those any more. READ COMMENT

Mira-Lax is a powder you mix with water or juice and it dissolves and is tasteless and is what my surgeon recommends. READ COMMENT

MotherMary, I know how you feel! 60 lbs is awesome. I've only lost 38 and my surgery was 1 day before yours. I did lose 50 lbs before the surgery on the weight reduction program for insurance. The doctor says I'm down to the final... READ COMMENT

Isopure makes fruit flavored drinks and sells strawberry protein powder that I like in Crystal Light lemonade or fruit punch flavor, but was still too sweet until about 6 wks after surgery. I liked all of these before... READ COMMENT