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


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Reviews by ChattyCathy

62 Yr. Old 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

Jojo, after nothing but liquids and mush for several weeks, I don't think it's obsessing to think about REAL food. Don't worry, your sleeve will let you know if you overdo it. You will begin to have a pressure feeling and sometimes it... READ COMMENT

WE are at the same place, diannvolvo. I Have lost 24 lbs and cannot tolerate the shakes either. I will try one today with coconut milk and see how that goes. I am six weeks out now and am introducing solid foods. Can only tolerate a... READ COMMENT

Candicane, you were probably dehydrated. I had this problem the first few weeks. Try to remember to take a bottle of water with you everywhere you go and sip constantly. READ COMMENT

Ghadah_wawi, I was just told at a post-op nutritionist meeting that by one year to 18 months following surgery, our tastes for sweets and things we cannot tolerate early on returns and our capacity to eat more will increase as well ,... READ COMMENT

Maryella1, I would not be comfortable using a Dr with her attitude. Yes, you need to be sure which procedure you want, but she should help you to understand the pros and cons of each procedure as well as the expected outcomes for each... READ COMMENT