Laurie Lee Dovey

Author's details

Name: Laurie Lee Dovey
Date registered: September 11, 2013
URL: http://www.lldovey.com

Biography

LLD is a writer, photographer, marketing and media consultant, hunter, angler, RVer, sports nut, poker player, and wife.

Latest posts

  1. Clean Up Your Act – You’ll Be Surprised — May 16, 2017
  2. How Much Weight Will I Lose After Weight-Loss Surgery? — February 27, 2017
  3. Eight Questions Five Months After Weight Loss Surgery — February 12, 2017
  4. The Liquid Diet Before Weight-Loss Surgery — January 9, 2017
  5. 7 Common Weight-Loss Surgery Nutritional Problems and Prevention Tips — September 30, 2016

Most commented posts

  1. Even I’m a Doubting Thomas Regarding My Gastric Bypass Surgery — 11 comments
  2. 7 Common Weight-Loss Surgery Nutritional Problems and Prevention Tips — 3 comments
  3. Eating in Restaurants After Weight Loss Surgery — 3 comments
  4. Calorie Calculator to Help Maintain, Lose or Gain Weight After Weight-Loss Surgery — 3 comments
  5. The Stigma of Weight Loss Surgery — 2 comments

Author's posts listings

May 16

Clean Up Your Act – You’ll Be Surprised

I’m sure there are many of you who stick to the rules. I did for two years. I never waivered. Then, I fell prey to what many weight-loss-surgery patients encounter — curiosity. What might I be able to eat, that’s a no-no? A little: Chocolate Bread Cookies As I pushed the limits more and more, …

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Feb 27

How Much Weight Will I Lose After Weight-Loss Surgery?

Determining your potential weight loss from weight-loss surgery is simple math, based on success data — averages for all procedures, not just gastric bypass. Gastric-bypass patients generally enjoy the most weight loss, even a little higher than the average used below. Results are based on your weight at two years post surgery. I enjoyed doing the …

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Feb 12

Eight Questions Five Months After Weight Loss Surgery

Back in Feb. of 2013, I had questions, lots of questions. I was just five months post weight-loss surgery and although I’d paid incredibly good attention during my six month educational period there was so much to remember and learn. I also experienced some challenges post-op that threw me for a loop. I wrote down …

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Jan 09

The Liquid Diet Before Weight-Loss Surgery

Ok, you’re finishing up your six months of prep for weight-loss-surgery. Don’t blow your progress now by failing to adhere to your medical team’s orders to follow an all-liquid, pre-weight-loss-surgery diet. Discuss your liquid diet carefully with your surgeon and nutritionist. It is usually recommended for seven to 14 days before surgery, and includes two types …

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Sep 30

7 Common Weight-Loss Surgery Nutritional Problems and Prevention Tips

Weight-loss surgery (WLS)  patients who promote the belief that surgery and life after are bliss are, in my opinion, either the luckiest people around or are not telling the whole truth. Living life post WLS takes effort and there are bumps in the road. I also believe successes and challenges are primarily related to nutrition. I’m …

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