I'm stumped. I'm not so sure what is the answer to your question. I'll do some research in Google and get back to you if I discover an useful answer. You should email the people at Medifast as they probably know..
Welcome Peggy and you have come to the right spot for friends and support. Which.
Are you having done? I just had my.
Done on the 27th of September so I'm fairly new here too...
PS I am also 44. Have 2 teenage boys. One is 17 soon to be 18 and a senior in HS and one who is 15 and a freshman..
One is a football player and one is a runner..
Welcome! I am Darlene, I am 45. 1 child. (21). I am also 5'6" and my heaviest was 270 lbs. 3 mos post op I am 189!..
Wow, quick reply's....
I can keep up. Thank you all! I am getting the Roux-en-Y.
I'm excited, scared, hopeful so many feelings. Praying it works..still got two little ones to care for and also found out my 19 year old son made me a grandma of a one year old. Crazy days!.
Happy and stressed...Peggy..
Hi Peggy - Welcome to this wonderful support site. Congrats on your date. I had my RNY on 5-18-10. I am 42 and I have 5 children ages from 27 down to 16 and 2 beautiful grandkids 6 & 1. I started this journey at 265 pre-op and 250 date of.
And now I am down under 180 (not a big scale person so I don't weigh in but once a month). Tell your daughter congrats on her weight loss and to keep up the good work as well. I have a 22 yr. old daughter who graduated college last May and she struggles with her weight so I know what it is like for yours..
Well again, welcome and congrats!!..
Welcome to the group...you could't have gotten a better group of people to help you on your journey. I am 5'6'' and 267lbs..I have never been this big in my life, not even with pregnancies...highest was 152...my.
Is October 14th, we will do this journey together..
Good morning Peggy! Welcome to the best support site on the Web. I had RNY on 7/27/10 at my highest weight ever of 282. Now, 9 weeks post-op, I am now 238, and feeling so much better. It's the best thing I've ever done for myself. Best wishes!.
Hi Peggy, I am 58 and I had RNY on 07-06-10, I was 248 with High BP, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Asthma, etc...my highest weight was 260. I now weigh 196 and am on no medications. I have 3 children, 41, 38, and 36. I also have 14 grandchildren and 6 step grands. I was a tight size 24 or 26 and now a 18-16 depending on the elastic. lol.
Welcome! Great and wonderful group here...
Hi I'm Peggy and I'm getting.
On Nov.8th 2010..
I'm 44 years old, married to Tim and have 4 children. Children are Grace age 23, Austin age 19, Ryan age 9 and Zoe age 6..
I am 5' 6" and my weight right now is 270lbs..
I am the only overweight person in my home. My oldest daughter used to be my size but she buckled down while in college and loss it all. I'm so proud of her!!.
I become friends with someone on here..
My highest weight was 300, but I was 270 when I had.
This past February. This morning I weighed in at 149! Since I'm only 5 ft, I still have a little over 20 lbs to lose..
I have a 19 year old son in college and a daughter who is a senior in HS..
This is a wonderful place to get support, vent, learn...and even laugh a little (sometimes a lot)! :).
Hi Peggy! I just joined the group a few weeks ago, and have learned SO much here. Welcome!!!.
Is this Monday..almost there!!..
Congrats on your.
Date....11/8 it's not to far off. This is a wonderful group of people. Ask as many questions as you can think of and somebody will have answer for you. I am 40 , have two teenage boys 13 & 16. I am 5'5' and weigh 347. I am scheduled for my bypass on 12/15/10 so I am right behind you.
As far as friends, you will find many here...we are a family :).
WELCOME.. I am 38, I have three boys 20,13,13.
I am scheduled for.
On 10/27/10 so right before you. I am 5'5 and about 271 right now , highest was 296 back in Febuary...
Hi Peggy! Welcome to the group! You will find that we have some very helpful people here when it comes to quesitons you may have...best group I have ever seen! I was 50 when I had the RNY done on 2/17/10. I started out at 263 and now at 185 and holding steady...time to jolt the body. I was on 8 meds at time of.
And now on 2 which I have been on those since I was 10...not weight related. I have a 31 yr old daughter who needs to lose some weight, I worry about her. 3 grandchildren and 3 stepson...one of which is in the Marines and lean as I don't know what!.
Good luck on your journey...look forward to getting to know you!!.
You and I seem to be on the same track .. I am 5'6", 265 and scheduled for.
On November 9th!.
This support group has been a wonderful resource for me since I got my.
Date and joined ... lots of great people and great information here!..
Hi Peggy! Welcome! Our height and weight are almost exactly the same. I'm now down to 251 Pre-op with my.
In 10 days! You're at the right spot. I do recommend that you connect with a local support group if you can. Not every area has good.
Though. I've gotten so much help from this site. Just read through all the posts and I'm sure you'll find answers to your quesions. I had my pre-op registration/appointment today. Kind of nervous but know I'm not alone and I've so much appreciated all the help here. MaryM..
Best wishes to you Peggy..
You will soon feel like I do about having weight loss.
That is was the BEST GIFT I ever gave myself..
My WLS Journey:.
Welcome to the group. There is great support and advice here. We'll save a spot for you on the Loser's Bench!.
Wecome to the group Peggy!.
I will be 58 years old on Sunday and I had RNY.
May 20. I am 5'4" and was 231 lbs. day of.
And now at 181. I lost 11 pounds before my.
So total loss so far is 61 pounds. I am married and have three married daughters 39, 36 and 29. Five grandchildren and number six due on October 31st. I was size 20-22 and now size 14-16. Good Luck on getting your date!..
Hi Peggy, Welcome to the group. I'm 49 and at my high of 245 I decided enough was enough! I'm ready for my.
On Tuesday and will come home to my three kids, Pepper is 13, Teddy is 5 and Boo Boo is 5 as well. Can you guess they are my four-legged kids? hahaha. I live with them and my partner of 9 years who just had her.
On Sept 28th. We are living this together but aside from her, this site has been my biggest support. Stick around, you are certain to have many friends here...
Welcome Peggy and good luck on your new life journey. I'm 46 years young, have 2 sons and I am still at the start of the process and since I am in Canada, that process takes a long time..
Look forward to.
Posts on your future progress. :)..
Welcome! You are having.
On a good day...my birthday! You have joined a group of great people here. We are behind you 100 %. Hugs!.
So Many great people on here wish I could move you all to my neighborhood!!!..
Trust me when I tell you that you don't want all of us in your hood! LOL.
Welcome Peggy! I have only been on here for a week, but these are great people with lots of advice and support. I had gastric bypass on 7/26. I weighed 319 the morning of.
And down to 251. You can do this too!! Good luck to you...
I am 5'10" and weigh about 435. I started out at 458 3 months ago when I started my journey. This site is wonderful and I look forward to.
About the trials, victories and whatever is on everyones mind. It makes it so much nicer to know someone else may be going through the same thing I am and is willing to share and offerer encouragement..
I have 3 children, 26, 22 and 22, plus 4 adopted children, 19,19,18,26..
Take care & look forward to.
More of your posts!.