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I'm 4 yrs out and the weightloss has been super slow but I now weigh 150. It's almost impossible to lose that last 15 lbs. Ive lost and gained the same 5 lbs for months. Everyone I know in my Facebook WLS board seems to think that maybe 150 is my good spot and my body is rebelling againt more loss.

On July 19th I'm having a RNY revision. I've had 4 years of severe reflux with my sleeve. Hoping my post op diet and new tool, I may be able to get to goal. Hope so!

My before (160) and after (150). If I lose more on my legs, I won't be able to hold the top part up. I look like a marshmallow held up with 2 toothpicks!scan0006.jpg


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Dang, how'd the pics get so big? Now I look 260, instead of 160!

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I'm in the same situation as you. It's near impossible to get the last 10 lbs off. Also I am having a revision after 2 years and four months of severe acid reflux. I'm actually okay at my weight now but I won't be upset if I lose a little more. Hopefully we can both get to goal. 😀

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On 6/1/2018 at 1:12 PM, marfar7 said:

July 19th having a RNY revision. 4 years of severe reflux with my sleeve


Open arms - welcoming you back:rolleyes:

many ups and down these past 4 years

you are about to cross the finish line to GOAL

then the fun starts, MAINTENANCE for the rest

of your healthier, happier, longer life!!

good luck with revision

speedy recovery

your bud


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You look absolutely wonderful! Congrats on your weight loss!

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