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Hey guys Sarah here. New to the app and just wondering if there are any people getting sleeved this month. I would love to keep up with y'alls journey. My surgery is on January 26 so just 3 weeks away.

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Mine is the 5th as well.

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Hey guys Sarah here. New to the app and just wondering if there are any people getting sleeved this month. I would love to keep up with y'alls journey. My surgery is on January 26 so just 3 weeks away.

Hi there's a fb page for January sleevers if your interested it's called January 2016 sleevers its pretty awesome and congrats to a new you my date is jan 19th welcome aboard.

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My Surgery is the 25th, would love to follow and compare our progress! Good luck on surgery day.

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January 12th for me !!

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12th here too :)

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January 12 for me!

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27th!

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