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Hello, I finally received approval today and surgery is scheduled for June 13, 2018!!!! Can I get an Amen!!!

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Congrats!

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Amen!

HW: 256
SW: 238(4/25/18)
CW: 224
GW: 165

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Congratulations!

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That’s Amazing!

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Our username is sooooo similar!
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Hi Co-Ash girls, pulled up your profiles, another thing you have in common, you're both Big 10 girls like me. I'm in Central Ohio, one of you is in Illinois and the other in Minnesota. And we are all are happy bariatric chicks. Congratulations Ash Ash12,on getting your date, I hope to have mine soon, just back,forms trip to Columbus and tying up more loose ends. Met with Nurse Practioner, Dietician, Exercise Physiologist and had labs drawn . Got to make sure of cardiology and pulmonary findings forwarded as they were done by different hospital system. Then if they don't need repeated because they were within 6 months ago, it's full speed ahead to the PreSurgery visit with Surgeon and surgery time. Don't see it any later than July? ,I would do it tomorrow if I could. Everybody treated me very nice which,is in contrast to previous place. I like these people and want to work with them.🌺😝🌸

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19 hours ago, Alagunas said:

Hello, I finally received approval today and surgery is scheduled for June 13, 2018!!!! Can I get an Amen!!!

Amen!!

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Congrats and best of luck!!

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