AllieGB

Member since 4/27/2013

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Reviews & Stories

Waiting for Sleevie Wonder...- United Kingdom, GB

Hi there, I am in the very early stages of the process of Sleeve Gastrectomy. I am forty five and have been overweight to some extent from around the age of six. In 2007 I was diagnosed with a rare auto immune disease which causes muscle weakness and extreme fatigue, among other symptoms. I am basically allergic to my muscles, my bodies macrophages (killer cells) treat my muscle tissue as... READ MORE

Questions from AllieGB

Plastic Surgery when Disabled?

Post my gastric sleeve surgery in the UK I will be visiting friends in the States and hoping to combine the visit with a possible breast lift and/or tummy tuck. I am unable to... READ MORE

Are There Multiple Techniques Approved for Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy? (photo)

I am in the early stages of preparation for this surgery. I have researched it and thought I knew how the operation was performed, but I recently saw a before and after picture... READ MORE

Recent comments from AllieGB

It's hard to take full body pics because of the wheelchair. Hard to tell the difference I mean. READ COMMENT

June bug, maybe this will help? http://www.laparoscopicconsultant.co.uk/pdf/post-op-sleeve-gastrectomy.pdf READ COMMENT

Can you ask your PS how many calories you should be consuming per day? That way you could keep a food diary to ensure you weren't going over. I'm a week ahead of you and I know I couldn't physically eat more calories than I need, so I'd... READ COMMENT

I've loved following your journey, it's so cool how you can now know what suits your body best. READ COMMENT