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Sacred Heart Surgical Weight Loss Center's Annual Fashion Show

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My family and friends who came to support me at the Weight Loss Center's Annual Fashion Show

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If you keep doing what you're doing, you'll keep getting what you're getting. Quit doing what you're doing!

I lost 218 lbs without weight loss surgery. However, I gained 62 lbs back. As of May 1, 2014, I have lost all 62 of those stuborn pounds plus a few more. Sept. 2014, I had gastric bypass surgery. I need to get down to 200 lbs so I can have knee surgery or face my fears of not being able to walk @ all. Therefore, spending the rest of my life bedridden. Since surgery, I have lost 166 lbs. Grand total lost is 376.0 lbs. I am now standing and walking better. The excruciating pain that I suffered with for years has decreased tremendously.

Ain't no stopping us now. We are on the move.

Member Since: 6/2/2011

Fitness Minutes: 25,792

My Goals:
I desire to get down to my dream size 16. I was wearing men 9XL. Now, I am down to womens 2X and some 1X. I am officially off diabetic med as of May 01, 2014. I would like to be off of some additional medications that I am taking. I also desire to walk a complete mile without stoping or resting.

My Program:
Acknowlege God in all my ways even through this weight loss journey for he will direct my path. Believeing in myself and keep saying that I will never ever give up. Even though I continue to progress, I have basically stopped exercising, journaling, and being more conscious of my eating habits. I got to get back on task.

Personal Information:
My name is Michelle. I live in Florida. I am single and in my early 50's. I am a Registered Nurse. I hope to lose enough weight so that I can obtain a job in my feild again.
I am also a Licensed Minister.

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