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About jerseygrl09

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  • Birthday 09/29/1987

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Hi my name is Christina Carlson married for 9yrs. I have never been heavy until mid middle school year and on I would be eat to my emotions and not exercise a lot. As I got older and graduated high school in 2006 and got married soon after I packed the lbs on a lot quicker got more comfortable didn't care what I eat or when I ate to the point from 2006 to now 2014 9 yrs later I have went from 150's to 319. I blew up I could barley do things I loved to do and to have kids forget we could't even do that. Until my dad back in 2005 or so have the by pass surgery I saw how he did and it was amazing to now I am 26 and said that is it it my turn I need to get healthier I want kids I want to do things I am to young for all this. so oct 2013 i went on search for a baracti dr i knew i had to do something. so from oct 2013 to march 28 2014 i did all my dr appts and had my surgery march 28 2014. so far so good loosing and happy I can do so much with 36 lbs off in almost 2 months its amazing no more huffing and puffing I can bend I can shop and enjoy it its amazing and I am not even at my goal yet still got 158 lbs to go but its a amazing gastric sleeve surgery has saved my life and is making me a better person to what I was a lot more fun and more outgoing then I was I am feeling like me again!! I just research online site to help with gastric sleeve surgery and this one came up have been a member since march and love the support and help.

I recently had a baby girl whobis 8 months happened that I got pregnant about a couple months after surgery. My gastric Dr was upset but it wasn't palnned. I had a rough pregnancy but got through it now only 40 lbs away from my goal weight made into the 100s from 320 feels so good!!

Age: 36
Height: 4 feet 11 inches
Starting Weight: 319 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery: 307 lbs
Current Weight: 192 lbs
Goal Weight: 125 lbs
Weight Lost: 127 lbs
BMI: 38.8
Surgery: Gastric Sleeve
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 04/01/2014
Surgery Date: 03/28/2014
Hospital Stay: 1 Day
Surgery Funding: Insurance
Insurance Outcome: 1st Letter Approval
jerseygrl09's Bariatric Surgeon
901 W Main St #104
Freehold, NJ 7728

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