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My surgery is September18th. I,m excited and nervous! I'm new to this site but glad I found it....it is good to hear from people in all stages of before and after.

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Welcome Gabbott3. This site will help ease your nerves. You've found a site with many upbeat individuals who are happy to help with any questions you may have. I'm not sure how much you have viewed but so far everything I wondered about before I found this site has been answered in only a few weeks of viewing the many areas. Now prepare your self for unlimited knowledge regarding the vertical sleeve. The one thing I keep telling myself is that everyone's story is unique to the individual. Just because someone else loses more weight than you means nothing. You will lose at your body's pace. Best recommendation anyone can take is to follow YOUR doctor's directives.

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Good Luck! I am shooting for September 19th myself....hoping for speedy insurance approval - should know sometime in the next couple weeks.

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That's awesome news! This site has been a wonderful counterbalance to the negative Nancy's "out there" who will tell you how their sister's friend's uncle's fiancé had the same thing done and it didn't help her one bit! Or they just go straight to the 'easy way out' statement.

This group has been such a godsend and has kept my drive to actually do this up. When I get down about this small lull in the process or have a discussion that is disheartening, I come here and read all these wonderful posts from some pretty wonderful people.

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My surgery is September18th. I' date='m excited and nervous! I'm new to this site but glad I found it....it is good to hear from people in all stages of before and after.

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Hi, congrats on your surgery date! I will be one week behind you on Sept 25. Best Wishes!!

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Good Luck! I am shooting for September 19th myself....hoping for speedy insurance approval - should know sometime in the next couple weeks.

Hoping everything goes well with approval.

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We have the same sleeve date. Congrats! As most people have said this site is very helpful. Good luck on your journey.

Tara

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