Location: Killeen, TX
Member since 7/23/2011


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  • 3 reviews
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Reviews by sweetdreams34

Gastric Sleeve Surgery--My Journey To a New Me! - Tijuana, Mexico

I am going to get the vertical sleeve surgery because I'm overweight and I have been overweight for a long time now. I also have developed type 2 diabetes. It is time to get my weight under control. I also have terrible self esteem and don't like to go out and meet people because I'm insecure... READ MORE

Porcelain Crowns on Two Front Teeth - Killeen, TX

I had a big gap between my front teeth from decay. The tooth literally came out in the middle. I was aghast. I never smiled and was very depressed. I had that gap for seven years! I could no longer deal with it and as soon as I had the money I got it fixed. It was one of the best things ever. My... READ MORE

Smart Lipo Austin, Tx Tummy Liposuction U/L Abdomen

I am going to be having smart lipo MPX on upper and lower abs in Austin and I am excited and very nervous. Most reviews about my doctor that I have seen online are all really positive and have heard good things all around. Nervous about the procedure and about the bruising, pain, and swelling... READ MORE

Questions from sweetdreams34

Very Tired Still 2 1/2 Months Post Op when I Am Normally Quite Active. He Removed 2700 Cc's. Is This Somewhat Normal?

To add i am usually physically active and have energy but just wondering if i may be simply one of those taking longer to reover than most? I am usually never this tired and i... READ MORE

Recent comments from sweetdreams34

I am very happy for you Kirsty. You were very supportive of me after I had my sleeve surgery almost 2 years ago. I'm so excited to read about your progress! I'm still keeping off ALL my excess weight with the VSG and it is amazing... READ COMMENT

Hello Kirsty! I remember you being so thoughtful and positive when I had my surgery and I am thrilled you are having surgery too! I would like to support you the same way you did me.I was also afraid of the complications of the bypass.... READ COMMENT

Congratulations!! You are beautiful and sound so happy and healthy! READ COMMENT

And I wanted to add that some depression or blues after the sleeve is somewhat common. As you lose weight, the fat cells release hormones and it can wreak havoc on your emotions for a while. It can feel like a whirlwind for a while but... READ COMMENT

Don't freak out over stalls. I had several over the course of my weight loss and they always stopped and I started losing again. It happens to almost everyone so don't worry too much. They usually only last a couple of weeks. Usually... READ COMMENT