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32 year old. 6ft tall 300 lbs.

Right now I'm looking to find out what's the best treatment for me and my lifestyle. I've come a long way from where I began at my heaviest weight 352 lbs in 2015. I've lost 88 lbs naturally. But gained a lot back. Now I'm at 300 and it feels like square 1. I work out 4 days per week. I'm... READ MORE

40 Years Old Single Mom Ready to Make a Change for Health - Baltimore, MD

Hello my name is Marquita originally from Baltimore growing up I never had a weight problem until I turned 20 I had my first child at 33 and I decided a year ago to go for bariatric surgery last year I was 3:25 today 1997 I did that in one year on my own I tried almost everything pills powder... READ MORE

(First! Sleeve Gastrectomy 3/6/17 !!) Coming Soon BBL/Tummy Tuck 2018 - Marina Del Rey, CA

First! sleeve gastrectomy 3/6/17 !! The process to get started with paper work labs and doctors visits took about 3 months or less, i have an hmo insurance with blue shield so my insurance covered all of my surgery. before surgery you have to fast i started a month early some say its tortue... READ MORE

36 Yr Old Female, 3 Kids, the Struggle is Real - Fort Myers, FL

Ive been wanting to do this a long time. I finally got my insurance approval and went through the three month program the Dr suggested. Today is day six of my pre op liquid diet. My family is of no help or support as I have asked of them. As they currently sit here eating chinese food and... READ MORE

Mom and Daughter Searching for a Way out of Obesity - Tijuana, Mexico

I am a 40 year old single mother who has been battling obesity all my life. My obesity has been like a thick coat or shell that is very difficult to remove. It has kept me from living life or feeling like I have a life. During the many reminders of my obesity from either family, friends, or... READ MORE

44yrs Old, Two Grown Kids, Grandkids an Amazing Husband and a Princess (Dog) - Torrance, CA

I've been researching seriously for 6months about the sleeve surgery. I found out I had sleep apnea and that was the last straw. I have high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol and severe back pain that's fast and furious. I started at 294 pds when I had my first appointment, which... READ MORE

Jumping the hoops for Gastric Sleeve surgery. I could really use some support/advice. - Slidell, LA

I am a 47 year old married mother of 2 boys. One is grown and the other is 13. I formerly had the lap band and did well. I lost 80-100 pounds. I had major trouble (multiple infections and slippage of the band) I finally had to have the entire system removed after the 3rd infection. I was... READ MORE

36 Year Old Ready for a New Way of Life - Lexington, SC

I had lapband surgery in 2009 with no luck and had it removed in April of this year. I am having gastric sleeve done this month. At my heaviest 2 weeks ago I weighed 305. I have been doing the preop diet for a little over a week and I am down to 293. I am getting a little nervous but I am ready... READ MORE

You Do That Pretty Well for a "Girl of Your Size". - Swedish - Seattle, WA

Hi all! Nice to meet you. I'm 30, no kids, just bought a condo, I have a dog and I work full time and I've been jumping through the hoops of trying to get this surgery done for the last 7 months. My last step is just being approved by my new (as of Jan) insurance and then setting a date (hoping... READ MORE

!!Had My SLEEVE 4 Moths AGO, Best Decision Ever.!!!! - Cary, NC

SO, Im not good at typing, But wanted to help others in there journey, so Ill be happy to answer any type of question. I am 30 yr old 5'9'' and I weighed 290 day of surgery, today almost 4 months later I am 213lbs. My wife just had this same procedure today, thats what prompted this review. Im... READ MORE

20 Y/o and Feeling More Depressed Than Ever. Rome, GA

HI everyone, 2016 i swore to myself i start changing my ways. So far ive gotten more depressed as ever and decided i needed to do something about my weight, its the reason for my depression. In febuary i started my GASTRIC SLEEVE journey. I'm 5'7 and almost 300 pounds. I have tricare standard... READ MORE

Will Attend My First Consultation on December 1, 2014!! Very Excited, Can't Wait!!! - Jackson, MS

Hello, everyone. I'm new to the community. My name is Merlyn, 33 yrs. of age, not married nor children, quite yet. I've been battling with my weight for many years now. I started dieting intensely back in December 2013, so far I'm down to 305 lbs., from 345 lbs. I'm truly excited about my... READ MORE

Ready to be healthy! - Phoenix, AZ

Hello everyone! I'm sonylove3. I am 23 years old and live in Arizona. I am around 303 pounds. I work full time and I'm going to grad school. Unfortunately, I have a diagnosis of major depression disorder... it makes it difficult. I have been struggling with my weight all my life. I've decided... READ MORE

30 Year Old CT Guy Ready to Be Thin - New Haven, CT

So I've finally made the decision to get the Sleeve Gastrectomy after researching and talking to friends that have gotten it. I've struggled with my weight for most of my life, really packing on the pounds when I hit puberty....I was like 5'9 180 but had the body of a 30 yr old. I stay very... READ MORE

33 Y/o Married with No Children..ready to Lose. Richmond, VA

I have started the process for the gastric sleeve surgery. I have 2 more supervised diet and excerise visits with my doctor before my info will be submitted to Cigna for approval. If all goes well I expect to have surgery in December. So far I have had my psychological review and sleep apnea... READ MORE

35 Yrs Old 2 Kids Really Need a Change. Boronia, AU

Hi everyone first of all wish me luck as I am going for the surgery today only. I know it too late to post but I never felt confident enough to post on the site about myself . I weighed highest 137 kg after 2 weeks pre op diet I am 133.3 today. Hopefully everything goes well for me. I have been... READ MORE

28 No Kids and Praying for a Change - Mexico

I have always been a little bit on the chubby side but once I move to the states permanently I blow up to my current weight of 307 lbs. I can't control myself if I get mad, sad,happy, nervous or any other emotion I eat????. I'm in love with food but it doesn't love me back so now I've decided to... READ MORE

He Sleeves Me, He Sleeves Me Not... Houston, TX

I have always been an athletic person, so having an athletic build came with the territory. Not "fat" but defined muscles with curves. That was until about 11th grade. I started hanging out with people who's priorities included indulging in heavy, big meals and little to no exercise. I'm not... READ MORE

40 Yr Old Mom of Two...ready to Get Rid of a Lifetime of Fat! The Woodlands, TX

As long as I can remember, I have been overweight. I think it started around kindergarten or first grade. By the time I was heading to high school, I was 5'6" and 180 lbs. I had my daughter in 1998 and afterwards, hit my highest (recorded) weight of 320. It has fluctuated over the years and I... READ MORE

Pre Op Waiting for Insurance Approval - Des Moines, IA

I'm nervously waiting for insurance to approve my surgery. I have completed everything waiting on this approval and then I will be anxious about the procedure lol. I'm so excited I have lost weight on and off for the past 10 years. I currently weigh aprx 305lbs I'm 5'7. The heaviest I've been... READ MORE

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