Location: PA
Member since 10/17/2014


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Waiting for My Swan Moment

I am currently awaiting a lower body lift and arm lift following major weight loss. My surgery is scheduled for 1/24/17, and I've been told it's an 8 to 10 hour procedure. I'm looking forward to seeing the culmination of all my efforts to revamp my life in terms of diet and exercise...my swan moment awaits. Pre-op blood work is completed, and my final pre-op appointment is Wednesday. I'm... READ MORE

Recent comments from helena1210

I am pretty much ditto with your experience. Have not yet rec'd clearance to get back to exercise yet, but it has to happen soon! I have def gained weight due to this medically-imposed sedentary lifestyle. I love the way I look in... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the happy thoughts! I was initially incredibly upset, but what's six weeks in the grand scheme of things, right? :-) READ COMMENT

Dr. Rubin at UPMC in Pittsburgh will be doing my surgery. My thigh lift and one other elective procedure will follow in March/April after recovery. The two biggest factors in my weight loss were giving up non-diet soda & discovering... READ COMMENT

You look great! i'm considering something similar for my calves & ankles. Any idea what your pre-op & post-op measurements were/are? READ COMMENT