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Well hello, November. How I've longed to see you.



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My surgery is next Monday (the 9th). I was originally scheduled for 9/24 but had to be postponed because my stomach was full of ulcers. I have Erosive Gastritis so the lining is wearing away. I cannot wait to have a "normal but smaller" stomach. Hoping the sleeve goes well, but I am prepared if there's too much damage and need bypass. One week left of liquids. I bet this week flies by.

Who's with me in November and where is your surgery? What are your feelings as we're now into November? liquid diet stage yet (if required)?

I'm at NYU in Manhattan. No time yet though. I'm excited. Liquids since last week, but liquids with one light meal since September because of the ulcers.

Good luck to all!

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My date is November 9th, too, I was tentatively going to be in January, but my surgeon had a cancellation and I was given the option. I have a two week liquid diet also, it's actually not as horrible as I imagined!

Something clicked in my brain today, though, once I saw November it just got real!! I'm excited, too, but nervous.

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I go for my pre op surgical consult tomorrow and I saw someone who was sleeved about two years ago who looks so frail and thin and now I am worried that could happen to me. I want to be healthy - not uber thin. Will I be able to control when the weight loss needs to stop without gaining it all back? I am writing this instead of doing what I really want to do (which is find anything in my house to eat myself stupid and sabotage my appointment tomorrow).

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I am actually getting really excited.

My surgery is on the 12th and I started the 10 day diet today.

It almost seems to me like I am eating so much on this diet. 3 shakes a day plus 1 Soup and 1 Protein bar then 1 lowfat dairy item... along with all the broth, sugar free Popsicles, and sugar free Jello I can handle.

I don't feel like I am on a diet other than not having to chew anything.

I am a bit concerned about my blood sugar levels though without anything carb-y throughout the day.

I will keep checking my sugar.

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Congrats on your upcoming surgery! It will fly by, I promise. Best of luck!

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Surgery is November 23rd, and it can't come soon enough!

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Congrats on your upcoming surgery! It will fly by, I promise. Best of luck!

Thanks so very much!!

Mine is the 11th. Let's stay in tiuch.

Definitely. Good luck!! Next week is almost here.

My surgery is also scheduled for the 11th. I'm in Georgia, Good luck.

Good luck!! We're so close!!

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I am also having my surgery this Monday. I am beyond excited! ????

I've been on the 2 week liquid diet & have lost 20 pounds. These last couple of days have been the hardest, but I keep my mind on Monday. It will be here shortly. Good luck to everyone!!! ????????

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I am also having my surgery this Monday. I am beyond excited!

I've been on the 2 week liquid diet & have lost 20 pounds. These last couple of days have been the hardest, but I keep my mind on Monday. It will be here shortly. Good luck to everyone!!!

Good luck Monday. Where are you having your surgery?

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I am also having my surgery this Monday. I am beyond excited!

I've been on the 2 week liquid diet & have lost 20 pounds. These last couple of days have been the hardest, but I keep my mind on Monday. It will be here shortly. Good luck to everyone!!!

Good luck Monday. Where are you having your surgery?
Thank you! Good luck & best wishes to you!!

I am having mine done in Louisville, KY @ Baptist East.

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My surgery date is December 8th. I can't wait, so tired of years of yo yo diets and gaining weight! Will need lots of support!

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My surgery is the 9th as well! If you need a buddy along the way, contact me!

Wishing you all of the best & good luck! I'm Monday too. Always feel free to contact me if you want to talk about everything going on in this journey. :)

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