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1 minute ago, Tealael said:

Lies... Not the same person lol

VSG2017 HW 249 SW 238 CW 169

I tell myself the same thing lol. :D

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Great job and in only 4 months. I just had my surgery Thursday the 12th and I hope I could be so lucky to shed the weight so easily.

Congrats to you bud!!!

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@BuzzVSG congrats on your weight loss success! Go Yankees! :1297_raised_hands_tone3:

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Congratulations you look great and I hope you are feeling as great!! Keep it up!!

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4 minutes ago, stacy@5 said:

Congratulations you look great and I hope you are feeling as great!! Keep it up!!

Thank you Stacy, I feel 1000 times better then when I was at my most heaviest.

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3 minutes ago, ernie55 said:

Wow congrats I'm getting sleeved on 8-9 starting my liquid diet on the 26th not sure what to expect

I didn't have a liquid diet but I hear it is tough. You have to stick to it. There are going to be some tough times where you might question the decision to have surgery but from my experience it is so worth it. Taking back your life is so worth it. Expect some abdominal pain and effects from the anesthesia. You are also going to feel pain from the gas post surgery, you will be ripping ones like someone starting a lawn mower for the first few days. My advice to you is stick to what your team tells you and if you have any questions come here, there are a few great folks that will help you out. Good luck.

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Wow!! That’s awesome! Congrats!!

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On 07/12/2018 at 14:40, BuzzVSG said:



I am one week away from being four months post op. After much thinking and contemplating and anxiety, I decided to post some progress pictures. And no, I am not drinking that beer in that picture, it was my friends.







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WOW! What an inspiration! And just 4 months😱😱

You looks great sir! Side note, that suit you have on is the exact same ensemble my husband and his guys had on our wedding day🤣 whomever picked it has great taste 😊

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1 hour ago, BuzzVSG said:

I didn't have a liquid diet but I hear it is tough. You have to stick to it. There are going to be some tough times where you might question the decision to have surgery but from my experience it is so worth it. Taking back your life is so worth it. Expect some abdominal pain and effects from the anesthesia. You are also going to feel pain from the gas post surgery, you will be ripping ones like someone starting a lawn mower for the first few days. My advice to you is stick to what your team tells you and if you have any questions come here, there are a few great folks that will help you out. Good luck.

Thanks I m going to need it I started a low carb already to kind of ease into this even though I still have a week and a half before starting liquids that what my nutritionist advised.

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Yes I know the feeling!! I had my surgery May 18 and I am 48 lbs down and I feel a lot better and doc took me off 1 blood pressure pill and he said I would probably be off it all together by September (keeping my fingers crossed)!!

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48 minutes ago, ernie55 said:

Did you get the sleeve? And did you do a liquid diet for two weeks?

Yes I had the sleeve, and no I was not required to do a liquid diet for two weeks.

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