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  1. Thread: Hello Sleevers

    by elllie
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    Re: Hello Sleevers

    i think everyone has given great advice. I am also around 18 months out and seem to be stuck on a weight, going up one day and down the next. I try and track my food. I too am a stress eater and I...
  2. Thread: 14 months out

    by elllie
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    14 months out

    HI everyone
    Thanks for all the support and advice you have all given me and others over the past year. It is hard t believe that I am over a year out and the difference it has made to my life. I...
  3. Re: It's been awhile. Here's why and I have a question...

    Sorry to hear about the tough times. Sending you hugs. xx
  4. Thread: Hello

    by elllie
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    Re: Hello

    It is perfectly normal to be scared, in fact I was scared and wondered if I was doing the right thing right up until I was in theatre. Good luck with the surgery and it will definitely change your...
  5. Thread: Iím back

    by elllie
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    Re: Iím back

    HI Lisa, wow you are amazing in that you have managed that so shortly after surgery. The surgery gives yo a new lease on life and you have certainly taken the lead in your new life. My best in Italy...
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    Re: Lowest Weight in FOREVER

    that's fantastic. well done! you look amazing and thanks for all the inspiration and advise you give. :)
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    Re: Support Group Humor

    i do not have a support group to attend, so this is my support and I am so grateful for it. It has helped me through this whole procedure and still helps me to keep going. :)
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    Re: Realistic goal weight?

    I was never given a goal weight by my surgeon either. I set my goal weight to 60kg, as I thought that was a good place to be, heavier than I was before kids, but the lowest weight I thought I would...
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    Re: Just a few thoughts about this Forum...

    Thanks Russ, great post and makes me rethink some things I may have missed. So keep rambling :)
  10. Re: have any of you had an MRI since your gastric sleeve?

    I have found this on the internet.
    Can you have MRI after gastric sleeve?
    The staples are non-magnetic, which means they will not be affected by an MRI. Patients with the adjustable gastric band...
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    Re: Drinking cold fluids

    i think the sleeve affects everyone differently. I have always had only iced water, in fact I suffer from pica and actually eat ice all the time. ( due to low iron, not sleeve related). After the...
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    Re: New and cray-cray

    HI! welcome to the forum. It is a great forum with lots of good advice and support. I too felt like you when I was about to go for surgery and thought as I was losing weight on the pre op diet ,...
  13. Thread: Hello Everyone!

    by elllie
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    Re: Hello Everyone!

    HI welcome Stephanie. I hope it is all going well.
  14. Thread: Kirby's journey

    by elllie
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    Re: Kirby's journey

    HI Kirby, well done for your achievement so far. It is a struggle and the mental part is probably the hardest of all. Also regarding not going to the toilet and using laxatives, i would suggest you...
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    Re: Confession Time!

    That is an interesting read. It applies to me more about food as I am a tea total and always have been. This just proves that on days I don't write down what I eat I am eating more than I think I am....
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    Re: Hello from Australia 🇦🇺

    HI Jamilda, welcome to this wonderful chat room. The people on here are very supportive and very inspirational. It is a big decision to make but once you have made the decision and go forward things...
  17. Thread: They fit!

    by elllie
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    Re: They fit!

    well done, its a great feeling. It's still cold here in the UK so I haven't had to try on any summer clothes yet.
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    Re: Realistic goal weight?

    I think only you know what your goal weight is. I was never given a goal weight by the doctor or dietitians. I just wanted to have a normal BMI and fit back into my old clothes. I have almost...
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    Re: Traveling after WLS

    you look fantastic, well done. :)
  20. Thread: Sleeved 🤗

    by elllie
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    Re: Sleeved 🤗

    good luck and good to hear that you are not in too much pain. I slept sitting up for 2 weeks after surgery as it was far more comfortable and less painful. Try and walk about as much as possible and...
  21. Thread: Goal - Again!

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    Re: Goal - Again!

    congratulations Sharon. Enjoy retirement. :)
  22. Thread: Just discharged

    by elllie
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    Re: Just discharged

    I was in hospital for 3 nights and didn't drink anything until the day I left. Take painkillers, sleep sitting up and drink as much as you can. I used to drink my vitamins as my fluid intake and that...
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    Re: Confession Time!

    HI Sharon
    You are very brave and well done for recognizing you might have a problem and dealing with it and for being very open and sharing it with us. I am sending you all the good wishes and keep...
  24. Thread: Goal!!!

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    Re: Goal!!!

    well done :)
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    Re: Eating in Moderation OR Strict diet?

    HI
    Well done on your weight loss so far. Everyone's journey is different and everyone's coping mechanism are different and strategies are different, however the one thing we all have in common, is...
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