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DaddyMarie

Gastric Sleeve Patients
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About DaddyMarie

  • Rank
    Bariatric Master
  • Birthday 09/14/1978

About Me

  • Biography
    I am a fun loving, beach going, sing songy California native, wife and mommy of two!
  • Gender
    Female
  • Interests
    Going to the Ocean, Hanging out at the Lake behind my house, anything water related. Entertaining, Traveling, Cooking, collecting seashells, singing, art and music!
  • Occupation
    Human Resource Specialist
  • City
    Auburn
  • State
    CA
  • Zip Code
    95602

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[font=tahoma][color=rgb(153,0,102)]Well what can I say? I was born fat... I have been fat most of my life. Althought the funny thing is that it never really bothered me being the fat girl because deep inside I always felt normal. I am pretty comfortable in my own skin and love my curves. I am doing this not out of vanity but for my health. My father passed away 3 years ago from weight related illnesses such as diabetes, congestive heart failure and coronary artery disease... As my 40s creep up on me I realize that I too have that gene for an early heart attack. I am going through with the surgury because I love myself enough to get help. And I need help because apparently I have no will power whatsoever alone. [/color][/font]

[font=tahoma][color=rgb(153,0,102)]I have been married to my husband for 12 years and we have 2 beautiful children. A Son 11, and a Daughter 4. We live in the Sierra Nevada Foothills of Northern California. My husband and I have owned and operated a Landscape Company for over 12 years and I work for the State of California in HR. Were just an average middle class family..... wait... were anything but average... LMAO! We are more like the Osbornes ha![/color][/font]

[font=tahoma][color=rgb(153,0,102)]I am nervous and excited to start my journey and my husband and family have been super supportive. However, I do get alot of puzzled looks when I say I am having weight loss surgury and they all say, "do you even qualify?" cause I carry my weight well and dont look as fat as I am. LOL! Thats a good thing! I want to be healthy for my family. My Dad left way too soon and I need him so bad and I dont want my kids to ever have to know that feeling.. Im doing this for US![/color][/font]

Age: 44
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Starting Weight: 253 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery: 245 lbs
Current Weight: 212 lbs
Goal Weight: 140 lbs
Weight Lost: 41 lbs
BMI: 36.4
Surgery: Gastric Sleeve
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 11/30/2013
Surgery Date: 05/07/2014
Hospital Stay: 2 Days
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: 1st Letter Approval
DaddyMarie's Bariatric Surgeon
Sacramento, California 95823

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