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HW: 436

WDS: 379 (3-11-13)

TODAY: 194!!!

TOTAL WEIGHT LOSS: 242 POUNDS!!!

Wow! 242lbs in 9 months!! Way to go!

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Awesome!

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Thanks Coopercoop! I had a doctor's appointment today and I was weighed. I didn't realize until later that it was 9 months today! Feeling AWSOME!!! :-)

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Awesome, congrats!!

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Outstanding!

Great job!

Way to go!

I'm so happy for you!

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Poohbear, you're an INSPIRATION! :)

Thanks for giving us hope! Congrats!

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TOTAL WEIGHT LOSS: 242 POUNDS!!!

poohbear1019

i have found as i get older :(

my hearing and eyesight are not as good as before :angry:

did you say you lost 242lbs????

did i read that right???

holy moly dude or dudette ;)

you must look and feel wonderful

so happy for you

keep up the great job (i know you will :) )

good luck

kathy

congrats

Edited by proudgrammy

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So happy for u.. Wonderful accomplishment.

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HOLY Guacamole! Way to go! :D

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poohbear1019

i have found as i get older :(

my hearing and eyesight are not as good as before :angry:

did you say you lost 242lbs????

did i read that right???

holy moly dude or dudette ;)

you must look and feel wonderful

so happy for you

keep up the great job (i know you will :) )

good luck

kathy

congrats

Hey Kathy,

I'm a dude ;-) I started Pre Op weight was 436. Because I had severe diabetes, I was prescribed a miracle drug called Victoza. That help me drop 50 pounds. The day of my surgery I was 379. Today I weighed in at 194. Total weight lost is 242. Weight lost since surgery 185. It is hard for me to believe myself. And as I left my doctor's office I realized it has been 9 months to the day. I appreciate all of your responses and kind words. I would love to help out anyone that is pre op or post op that is struggling. I don't have all the answers, it has been a struggle, I've been very lonely. I am grateful for receiving the surgery and the outcome. I really think it is part of God's plan for me. On Monday I was told that I have been hired for a job that is going to change the course of my life. This is miracle #2! I am overwhelmed by everybody's responses!

Thank you and God Bless all of you!

Nicky A.K.A. poohbear1019

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grateful for receiving the surgery and the outcome - i have been hired for a job that is going to change the course of my life!!!

hey dude ;)

glad you are so happy that the sleeve and your hard work brought you success :)

many times - people/me isolated themselves while being overweight, don't want to go out, be seen by others :(

hopefully, you'll become more confident in the future, meet more people, and make friends, not feel so lonely :)

starting a great new job

having wonderful people like us around ;)

what more can you ask for :lol:

keep up the good work :)

good luck with the new "life changing" job :)

bet its gonna be great

I have confidence in you :)

here is to your frist 9 months, with many many many!!!! more to follow

keep up the good work for the rest of your healthier, happier, longer life

good luck

kathy

congrats

Edited by proudgrammy

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Wow great job!! We need some before and after pics!!! :D

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