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I had a sleeve gastrectomy in 2010 and only lost about 45
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I am 5'3 and weigh appx 136 lbs. What types of diets would
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I live in Pleasant Garden, NC and went to my family dr.
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I've been trying to lose weight my entire life and the one
I've been trying to lose weight my entire life and the one thing that constantly thwarts me is: when I exercise at all, I get hungry. I eat more calories than I've burned off then. So diet alone isnt … read more
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Dr. - Checkout my basic meal plan. Need your opinion. This
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