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I just turned 50 in May and I'm being sleeved this Friday December 7, 2018 and I'm wondering if the weight loss is slower or harder after the sleeve for the 50 and up crew....

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Could be slower,could be sustained longer, but at 50+.60+70+ we are no longer required to be sprinters, besides in bifocals it's hard to run anyway. I plan to be a successful 🐢 turtle one foot in front,of the other🐾easing down the path to Good Health.
Own Roadway
Own rate of Speed
Own Life to Live
Own Victory to win
And I am going to do it, wave as I amble by, cause you will see me THERE😛🐢😛

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Could be slower,could be sustained longer, but at 50+.60+70+ we are no longer required to be sprinters, besides in bifocals it's hard to run anyway. I plan to be a successful [emoji217] turtle one foot in front,of the other[emoji252]easing down the path to Good Health.
Own Roadway
Own rate of Speed
Own Life to Live
Own Victory to win
And I am going to do it, wave as I amble by, cause you will see me THERE[emoji14][emoji217][emoji14]
I totally feel you....meet you at the finish line [emoji2]

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1 hour ago, TeeMillz said:

weight loss is slower or harder after the sleeve for the 50 and up crew....

@TeeMillz

welcome newbie

i had my sleeve one month before i turned 58 years OLD

I will Be 65 years YOUNG in January!!

it wasn't harder for ME to accomplish my weight loss

maybe a little slower - that is just me

never compare your successes to others, whether

they be a youngun, or an old fart like us?🤣

good luck Friday

kathy

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[mention=226401]TeeMillz[/mention]
welcome newbie
i had my sleeve one month before i turned 58
it wasn't harder for ME to accomplish my weight loss
maybe a little slower - that is just me
never compare your successes to others, whether
they be a youngun, or an old fartd like us?🤣
good luck Friday
kathy
LMBO good advice thank you Kathy

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Hi...I'm 52 and I may be losing a little slower than someone that's younger and I stall often BUT I am steady with my weight loss and couldn't be happier and pleased.

I keep in the back of my mind what one of the posters @Matt Z stated and shared in one of his earlier post, it's the big picture. That post really left a good impression on my mind. I am so okay with my rate of weight loss because in 12-18 months I am CERTAIN that I will be at goal and living my best life. 💪

You will be just fine as long as you stick to your plan and try to move as much as you can 😉

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5 minutes ago, Wanda247 said:

Hi...I'm 52 and I may be losing a little slower than someone that's younger and I stall often BUT I am steady with my weight loss and couldn't be happier and pleased.

I keep in the back of my mind what one of the posters @Matt Z stated and shared in one of his earlier post, it's the big picture. That post really left a good impression on my mind. I am so okay with my rate of weight loss because in 12-18 months I am CERTAIN that I will be at goal and living my best life. 💪

You will be just fine as long as you stick to your plan and try to move as much as you can 😉



Thanks Wanda!

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7 minutes ago, Wanda247 said:

Hi...I'm 52 and I may be losing a little slower than someone that's younger and I stall often BUT I am steady with my weight loss and couldn't be happier and pleased.

I keep in the back of my mind what one of the posters @Matt Z stated and shared in one of his earlier post, it's the big picture. That post really left a good impression on my mind. I am so okay with my rate of weight loss because in 12-18 months I am CERTAIN that I will be at goal and living my best life. 💪

You will be just fine as long as you stick to your plan and try to move as much as you can 😉

Holy fork! Is that you in your avi or your daughter? No way do you look 52. I call shenanigans! :D

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1 minute ago, FluffyChix said:

Holy fork! Is that you in your avi or your daughter? No way do you look 52. I call shenanigans! :D

LOL! Thank you...That's me and not an old picture, it was just before surgery. I only have a son no daughter tehehehe.

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2 minutes ago, Wanda247 said:

LOL! Thank you...That's me and not an old picture, it was just before surgery. I only have a son no daughter tehehehe.

Wowza!

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I will be 63 the day of my surgery. I plan to dive right in and exercise (slowly at first). I can't wait.

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I'm in the 50+ club. Sleeved in September 2018 I try not compare myself to the young ones. My metabolism has been dead for years. So yes it may be slower but I think if it is then maybe I will not have to deal to badly with the loose skin to much. LOL

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Thanks. That's an awesome perspective. We can't see the first for the trees. Step back and see the forest!

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LOL! Thank you...That's me and not an old picture, it was just before surgery. I only have a son no daughter tehehehe.

I can't seem to see the photo your speaking of, although, I have to agree that the yellow feathers, red Gummy glasses and pink bow definitely results in a youthful appearance![emoji12]

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