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I Want to Have Weight Loss Surgery

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    Starting the Process

    I haven’t had the surgery yet....I have thought about it for years.....My husband didn’t want me to have it because of the possible risks, but I am going to get the surgery for myself and children....I have young children under 10 years old and I am 43...If I don...
    4everChanging 4everChanging 41-45, F 5 Responses Sep 19, 2009

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    Weight Loss Surgery

    Only if I could have had it but I can't.  I'm not that obese to have it done.  I guess it is easier having it done since it gives a boost.When people go through it, they think it is easy afterwards.  They need being readjusted and careful with there eating habits, if not, they...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 8, 2011

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    I Am Thinking About It...

    I have seriously been considering this for the past few months. I used to be athletic and I miss participating in sports, but I know alot say the risk doesn't outweigh the reward. And I know how to lose weight...you eat less and exercise more. It's not the eat less I have a...
    phillyphan78 phillyphan78 31-35, F 3 Responses May 20, 2012

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    Cannot Afford It

    I desperately want to have a gastric banding but can't afford it. My insurance doesn't cover it, either. I know it works for a lot of people. Since they do this laparoscopically it is not nearly as dangerous as it was in the past. I was told the only way to get my insurance to...
    soonermom soonermom 41-45, F 5 Responses Jun 26, 2008

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    I Want to Start My Life Already

    I need some advice!!  I've been over weight pretty much all my life but became severly obese 11 yrs ago.  I've tried joining gyms, weightloss groups, drank the shakes and even tried liquid diets.  Counselling worked for other area's of my life but didn't seem to...
    LittleWing010513 LittleWing010513 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 4, 2009

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    I'm a motivated person who wants to lose 30 pounds..but I would like someone or even a group of people to keep the motivation alive!! I'm 5'2 and weigh 148 (lost two pounds this...
    NotVibrant NotVibrant 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I have started a low carb, low sugar, low sodium diet. As soon as I have been on this diet for 60-90 days I will be ready for my weight loss surgery. I have struggled with my...
    freedomtochange85 freedomtochange85 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    Do not become overwhelmed with the overwhelming options available to you for weight loss. Before you spend money on products or plans that promise easy success, read the helpful...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Do not become overwhelmed with the overwhelming options available to you for weight loss. Before you spend money on products or plans that promise easy success, read the helpful...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M Dec 30, 2014

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    Losing Weight requires understanding certain mathematical concepts. To lose weight, the energy burned during workout must be greater than energy gained from calories in the food...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Please enjoy my YouTube video! My weight loss journey: http://youtu.be/bl4aMnT4hV0 I'm pretty proud of it and I finnaly decided to share my story and hopefully motivate other...
    secretgal2 secretgal2 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I have the necessary toys, a stationary bike, a muscle machine with weights and such. Exercise is so darn boring, I don't use them, until recently. The big change is a new TV...
    afirsttime afirsttime 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I call it a journey because I am happy to have finally realized that losing weight and staying same is a life time event and thus one that requires a complete life time...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Some significant weight lost in close to 3 and a half months. Its been fluctuating a bit these days. The weight lost may not be as much as I expected, but am happy to be here. I...
    Significant Significant 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    So you're tired of weight? Be calm and try this plan this plan is for those who really want to shed there weight ...... Plan is here...
    Goldenfairy Goldenfairy 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I know this is not the way to lose weight in the long term. But! I have a fit as tight dress that I want to look drop dead HOT in by the 17th on Jan. Therefore how can I lose as...
    JuniperHendrix JuniperHendrix 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    Hello everyone, hope you are all well :). Things are going well for me, I have officially lost 10kg and so far am doing a good job of eating healthy and getting active! It's been 2...
    Satoua Satoua 26-30, M Jan 15

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    Congrats to those everywhere , on here and elsewhere that have managed to lose weight the right way. it's hard and frustrating and requires alot of self discipline. Sadly, I...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Ryan4791afc3 Ryan4791afc3 31-35, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    Birthday parties....thanksgiving dinner....Christmas day morning....my christmas comicbook presents....New Years Eve fondue....2014 So much loss Papa God.... Its like someone...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 1

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    Hey I'm 13 and am currently planning out my surgery for scoliosis.
    jewelsmp jewelsmp 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 13

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    hi, i`m a girl at 17 and have issues about weight. i have never tried to be a pro-ana, but if it helps me loosing weight, i want to try. i`m new at this, never chatted online and...
    ProAna18 ProAna18 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Many times. Inevitable part of life, sadly. Either friends you grow up with move away. Or family members pass away. And whilst the pain of loss does lessen over time. They all...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 9

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    I would like to have the ability to grow bigger! :D :D :D I always wanted to be giant, so I hope I get growing soon.
    Profweird Profweird 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Going through this transformation in my life! It's all about discipline
    ElissaAcosta ElissaAcosta 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    Today was so so. much better than yesterday. I had 1477 today. left overs. Thank god I hot my mother to get rid of all them! It's to fattening and tempting! lol. Tomorrow will be...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    Well today calorie wise i did great. 918 calories was the grand total. i did good. much better than yesterday. lol fingers crossed i can lose some more of this weight. im soooo...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I want more weight loss buddies.
    ksandra24 ksandra24 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    Dermatologic cure should be established over a per affected person basis by a board Accredited physician. It is suggested that you choose to get hold of support from the accredited...
    Joshua604a3xn8 Joshua604a3xn8 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    It can be really hard to lose weight while you live within a home with an abundance of junk food in your home. You should first accept that changes are necessary in order to lose...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Weight loss is successful when the pounds come off and keep it from returning.When you embark upon a journey to a better body, you must realize your entire lifestyle needs to be...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Weight loss is something that many people. Some people win and then they can show off their hot bodies while sitting at the summer time. Other folks give up before achieving their...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Weight loss is something that many people. Some people win and then they can show off their hot bodies while sitting at the summer time. Other folks give up before achieving their...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Anyone can shed weight as long as they know what they should do. This article will supply you those precious weight loss tips that you can use to help you on your journey. Losing...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    So I'm in this weight loss program so I can get gastric bypass surgery and one of the trainers is around my age and he's probably one of the most attractive and the most genuine...
    asherbug32 asherbug32 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Happy to post another update! ☺️ Since I began my weight-loss journey, which I've taken to referring to as a fitness journey, I've officially lost 70lbs! I've stuck with it...
    dreamerinwa dreamerinwa 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    My weight loss struggle began with the birth of my first child in 2009, I didn't gain an obscene amount of weight during the pregnancy; it was after. I suffered severely from...
    readum16 readum16 26-30, F 6 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    I have started on my journey of weight loss. I started a couple of days ago and every day now I walk for a about a mile in the morning before I have breakfast. That may not seem...
    ConfessionsOfALostGurl ConfessionsOfALostGurl 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    The prevalent principle about weight reduction is always that you must get at the least one hundred fifty minutes of reasonable-intensity...Study More >>Weight lifting exercise...
    Jo94ie Jo94ie 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    here's my story ever since I could remember I have had a phobia of "fat" people my mom and my sister have always been big every time they would hug me I would have anxiety when I...
    fightingforlife fightingforlife 16-17, F Jan 17

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    I want to have a weight loss buddy or someone that you could share your opinions with weight loss or anything
    Regkid Regkid 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Every one workout routines to become more fit and fitter, but you can find different notions about which particular programs might not be worst. The fitness routine that is proper...
    Andrew8508imq2 Andrew8508imq2 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    Ryan4715izr0 Ryan4715izr0 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 14

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    Ugggh! 8 months ago I quit smoking. I smoked for 22 years (since I was 12). Unfortunately, I found out that I was treating my anxiety with nicotine. As soon as I quit, I needed...
    KittyInDisguise KittyInDisguise 31-35, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Does anyone want to be my weight loss buddy/ friend?. Ideally someone who wants to lose weight by the summer doing similar activities as myself. I know it's crazy but I want to...
    theusunghero3 theusunghero3 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago