Member since 6/16/2013


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Reviews by butterfly70

Life Change: Sleeve Gastrectomy 9.2013 - 89 lbs. lost

Post-Op: 254 lbs. 5'7.5" 43 years old female I decided to have the Sleeve Gastrectomy in February of 2013, after attending an information seminar on Bariatric Surgery. I didn't even know the Sleeve was an option. I didn't want the Bypass and figured I'd have to have the Lap Band even though I... READ MORE

Recent comments from butterfly70

Hi. I have tried sorbet and can eat it along with sherbet but it's not as satisfying as ice cream. I just don't eat much of it these days. I really don't want milk all that much so I live without it. The idea of having a bowl of cereal... READ COMMENT

I went into this journey with my eyes wide open. I knew there would be big changes in store. The biggest struggle for me (after the first few months) was managing stress and having an outlet, other than food, to handle whatever it was... READ COMMENT

Hi -- sorry I'm so late in responding to you. I hope you are doing better at this point. I walked a lot. That was and is my main source of exercise. It's not easy to get up and move -- I can appreciate that sentiment, but you will feel... READ COMMENT