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My journey has just started

Discussion in 'Before you start your journey' started by Teresa Smith, Aug 11, 2018 at 8:13 AM.

  1. Teresa Smith

    Teresa Smith New Member

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    Start Weight:
    27st6lb
    Surgery Type:
    Bariatric, not sure which one yet, got to choose
    Funding Type:
    NHS
    Consultant:
    Dr Hartland / Dr Mirza
    Had my 1st appointment, second one due in a month, struggling to make the decision on which operation to choose x
     
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  2. Irene44

    Irene44 Well-Known Member

    Posts:
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    Start Weight:
    14st7lb
    Current Weight:
    13st2lb
    Goal Weight:
    9st4.0lb
    Lost(%):
    1st5lb(9.36%)
    Surgery Type:
    Bypass
    Funding Type:
    Private
    Consultant:
    Mr carr
    Surgery Date::
    July
    Hi and welcome. Lots of reading and research to then hun. There’s lots of help and advice on this forum. Reading some of the journeys may help you xx
     
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  3. Sandra Carter

    Sandra Carter Well-Known Member

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    Start Weight:
    31st0lb
    Current Weight:
    25st7lb
    Goal Weight:
    12st0lb
    Lost(%):
    5st7lb(17.74%)
    Funding Type:
    NHS
    Hello and welcome, as Irene said above, do lots of research on Google and places like YouTube, there's lots of info out there to help you make the right decision for you x
     
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  4. Teresa Smith

    Teresa Smith New Member

    Posts:
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    Start Weight:
    27st6lb
    Surgery Type:
    Bariatric, not sure which one yet, got to choose
    Funding Type:
    NHS
    Consultant:
    Dr Hartland / Dr Mirza
    Thank you for your advice, I will certainly take everything on board and take my time making any decisions
     
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  5. tommycarpet

    tommycarpet Active Member

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    Welcome and good luck!

    I went for a bypass as my Fiance had one and it worked out brilliantly for her, and my surgeon recommended it (as he's done loads of them before)

    X
     
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  6. Emma1504

    Emma1504 Well-Known Member

    Posts:
    567
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    Start Weight:
    24st8lb
    Current Weight:
    22st9.5lb
    Lost(%):
    1st12.5lb(7.7%)
    Research research research & welcome!
     
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