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3 minutes ago, Cher in NYC said:

Thank you! I am keeping all of my surgery date twins in my prayers (along with everyone on this forum.) Oh, and to answer your question, no I'm not on liquids yet, my program only requires it for a few days before surgery.

It's interesting to see how different surgeons have different diets both pre and post-op, yet we all successful in the end.

Now that I'm on liquids, the surgery is becoming quite real. My emotions range from terrified to excited to just wanting it to be over.

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Hi March Bypass Buddies! My surgery was almost a year ago - March 5, 2018. I had GB RNY. I was nervous - didn't know what to expect, but determined to get healthy. Now, almost one year post-op, I am 5 pounds away from my goal (though if I stayed right where I am, I am perfectly happy). I have my eating under control - I work out 3 times per week (mostly toning and light weights) - I'm in a size 2 or 4 depending on the designer (from a size 20) and my hair is slowly growing back (I am wearing a topper in the new picture).

Pictures are worth 1000 words - so here you go!

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Look forward to watching your journeys over the next year!

Roxine

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Hi March Bypass Buddies! My surgery was almost a year ago - March 5, 2018. I had GB RNY. I was nervous - didn't know what to expect, but determined to get healthy. Now, almost one year post-op, I am 5 pounds away from my goal (though if I stayed right where I am, I am perfectly happy). I have my eating under control - I work out 3 times per week (mostly toning and light weights) - I'm in a size 2 or 4 depending on the designer (from a size 20) and my hair is slowly growing back (I am wearing a topper in the new picture).
Pictures are worth 1000 words - so here you go!
1397387249_Feb2019sidebyside.jpg.11208865afaf6f0e77820ef6ca08959a.jpg
Look forward to watching your journeys over the next year!
Roxine
Wowweee what a difference in a year. Well done!

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1 hour ago, Roxine said:

Hi March Bypass Buddies! My surgery was almost a year ago - March 5, 2018. I had GB RNY. I was nervous - didn't know what to expect, but determined to get healthy. Now, almost one year post-op, I am 5 pounds away from my goal (though if I stayed right where I am, I am perfectly happy). I have my eating under control - I work out 3 times per week (mostly toning and light weights) - I'm in a size 2 or 4 depending on the designer (from a size 20) and my hair is slowly growing back (I am wearing a topper in the new picture).

Pictures are worth 1000 words - so here you go!

1397387249_Feb2019sidebyside.jpg.11208865afaf6f0e77820ef6ca08959a.jpg

Look forward to watching your journeys over the next year!

Roxine

Roxine, congratulations! Great job! Such a good story to see just two weeks before my surgery. Good inspiration for me and others. Thank you for sharing.

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1 hour ago, Roxine said:

Hi March Bypass Buddies! My surgery was almost a year ago - March 5, 2018. I had GB RNY. I was nervous - didn't know what to expect, but determined to get healthy. Now, almost one year post-op, I am 5 pounds away from my goal (though if I stayed right where I am, I am perfectly happy). I have my eating under control - I work out 3 times per week (mostly toning and light weights) - I'm in a size 2 or 4 depending on the designer (from a size 20) and my hair is slowly growing back (I am wearing a topper in the new picture).

Roxine, you are what we all hope for in our wildest dreams!

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11 hours ago, Roxine said:

Hi March Bypass Buddies! My surgery was almost a year ago - March 5, 2018. I had GB RNY. I was nervous - didn't know what to expect, but determined to get healthy. Now, almost one year post-op, I am 5 pounds away from my goal (though if I stayed right where I am, I am perfectly happy). I have my eating under control - I work out 3 times per week (mostly toning and light weights) - I'm in a size 2 or 4 depending on the designer (from a size 20) and my hair is slowly growing back (I am wearing a topper in the new picture).

Pictures are worth 1000 words - so here you go!

Look forward to watching your journeys over the next year!

Roxine

Congratulations on your success! I hope to be sharing a similar post year.

You look amazing! 😊

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7 hours ago, CR0610 said:

March 8 n I’m so nervous 😕 first time going out of the country for surgery

Hi CR! My surgery is on the 8th as well :) where are you going for your surgery? Which procedure?

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March 4th for me!

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7 hours ago, CR0610 said:

Hi Pug-Mom-Patti
I’m going to Juarez with Dr. A. Lopez. MGB

Good

7 hours ago, CR0610 said:

Hi Pug-Mom-Patti
I’m going to Juarez with Dr. A. Lopez. MGB

Good luck, looking forward to sharing stories post surgery!

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4 hours ago, erie84 said:

March 4th for me!

Hi Erie! Good luck to you 😊

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6 hours ago, erie84 said:

March 4th for me!

Erie, I'm on March 4 as well. I think there are three of us now.

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