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6 Month post today, June 11, 2018 Stats & Pics



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My highest weight ever was 386 But for now, I'll focus on recent history.


Preop diet: Nov 27 -344lbs
Surgery Day: Dec 11- 321lbs
6 months post-op: June 11- 268.6
Total loss so far: 76 pounds
( I don't have a picture of me exactly at 344 pounds but the first two pics are me at 331 lbs- to give you an idea)
Then the last pic is me today,6 months post op @ 268.6lbs :)

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Beautiful!!!

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Loving your collar bones:) Nice work!

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You look fantastic
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And I can only imagine how good you feel! Bravo!

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Awesome!!!!!

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Wow!!! You look amazing! I hope to see those kind of results at 6 months!

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Posted (edited)

Nice work! I forgot we are surgery twins (same date).

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Wow! You are an inspiration!
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Inspirational!!!
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Way to go!
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You look great!!!
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