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About opal_m

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    Senior Member
  • Birthday October 20

About Me

  • Biography
    Military Spouse, Mother, Grad Student , Outdoor Type
  • Gender
  • Interests
    Reading, Dancing, Seeker (Travel), I LOVE HGTV & Investigative Discovery Channel
  • Occupation
    Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • City
    Virginia Beach
  • State
I have not recognized myself for a number of years. Mostly because I have gained so much weight . I feel like my story has yet to begin for until I recover that which was lost, I cannot truly begin my journey, which then reveals my story.

Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Starting Weight: 240 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery:
Current Weight: 172 lbs
Goal Weight: 145 lbs
Weight Lost: 68 lbs
BMI: 26.1
Surgery: Gastric Sleeve
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 05/12/2013
Surgery Date: 08/21/2013
Hospital Stay: 3 Days
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: 1st Letter Approval