Location: Manitoba, MB
Member since 8/11/2015


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45 yo mother of two, recent bypass scheduled for lower body lift

Body Lift

7 Dec 2016, Updated 7 months ago

First follow up this morning with the surgeon (6 days since surgery) and have not had a single pain med since leaving the hospital. Pain level is 0-1 which is fantastic. Wounds look great so he says, nothing leaking, all just scabbed over. Removed 2 drains, one of which malfunctioned and... READ MORE

44 Yo Mother of 2, Gastric Bypass Winnipeg Canada

I've been heavy, and climbing since the birth of my youngest son, 22 years ago now. Every year I would creep up 10-15 pounds, leaving me at 5'7' and 326 lbs. Never having been an exerciser, I resigned myself to the fact that I would remain overweight. I became diabetic, and then insulin dependent, then resistant. My GP and endocrinologist referred me to a program in my province, that was... READ MORE

Recent comments from SparklyRabbit9717

Hi neighbor! My surgery was done by the team at St Boniface Surgical Associates. Dr Andrew did my rny. READ COMMENT

Did you have drains with this procedure? READ COMMENT

So far so good! Getting ready for the next step, collecting all the aftercare supplies for after the lower body lift. 23 days to go! READ COMMENT

Thank you for your kind words and wishes! READ COMMENT

Thank you! I intend to post as I go along, the good the bad and the ugly. READ COMMENT