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About jp13

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    20 year battle Now Hard work to come!!!!
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I have been suffering with weight for a long time which is probably why i suffer from depression and diabetes.

I have yo yo dieted for many years at least 15.

I decided yo join NHS groups so i could possibly get a Lap band or some support but again i didnt hit their criteria so in the last 3 years i have been researching Bariatric surgery.

I have 4 small children ages 14 months 4 years 6 years and 8 years.

I decided i had to make a life changing decision to see my children grow and live longer my self .

so after a holiday to Orlando this year in February i decided that i will must and go through this.

I have always been very self concious to the fact that i do not like being photographed and can not look in a mirror at my self, i even look away at the reflections in windows when walking past.

I am on a very steep down hill route and coming to an unfavourable end!!

So i picked my self up and researched the best operators in Europe as i was on a tight budget .

i opted for My op to take place on the 26th of June 2014 where i had a RnY gastric bypass.

At my Heaviest i was 350 pound when i decided to take my op i was 330. 10 minutes before my op i was 316 pounds and today i have weighed in at 294.

i have plateaued for the last week at 294 but i am on the move again but even though i had stalled so to speak my clothes were getting considerably looser but my walking is now up to 5 miles a day.

I am now cycling 5 miles too as i have loads and loads of surplus energy.

The only down side are Mood swings felling hungry and not feeling hung and my glucose levels are V low.

Good things are i am totally detoxed and i replaced coffee and carbonized energy drinks with water.

Height: 5 feet 11 inches
Starting Weight: 330 lbs
Weight on Day of Surgery: 319 lbs
Current Weight: 210 lbs
Goal Weight: 210 lbs
Weight Lost: 120 lbs
BMI: 29.3
Surgery: Gastric Bypass
Surgery Status: Post Surgery
First Dr. Visit: 06/24/2014
Surgery Date: 06/26/2014
Hospital Stay: 2 Days
Surgery Funding: Self Paid
Insurance Outcome: n/a
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