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

Bgmiller, I am so sorry to hear you regret having the surgery. You did not go into any details as to why so not sure how to reassure you except to say it is early in the post op stage and it was tough for me also, especially since I... READ COMMENT

Zen lady, 150 lbs is MY goal. The doctor says I should be at 135 - 140 so my BMI will be at 25, but everyone says they think I look just fine where I am and that will be too small. I kind of have a small stature on bottom (thin legs... READ COMMENT

Msyoyo, I had that taste issue also for a couple of months, but now it's gone. I also had taste and smell issues at first that came and went. It was like all my senses surrounding eating and food were affected somehow by the surgery... READ COMMENT

Sismmintex, you can do better than that percentage. That is an average. My high weight was 263 and I have lost down to 160 lbs. that is 103 lbs total. A weight of 184 would be 70% of 263. If you take in 80 - 90 grams (100 is... READ COMMENT

My doc and NUT also said NO calcium carbonate. It is cheaper, but it will not absorb as well. I also get chewable iron from because theirs is chelated so you can take it with calcium and it does not constipate. ... READ COMMENT