Category: <span>Weight</span>

Posts about my weight, my struggles with obesity, and any weight losses

It’s close to 2 years since my Gastric Bypass surgery, and my initial weight loss after surgery was over 40kg (about six and a half stones). However, over the last year I’ve put nearly 9kg (nearly one and a half stones) of that back on! Looking at it one way,…

Surgery Weight

It’s now around seven and a half months since my Gastric Bypass surgery, and so far I’ve lost a total of 40.3 kg (6 st 5 lbs). And as of today, I’ve also dropped down into a new BMI category. My BMI this morning is officially 34.9, so I dropped…

Surgery Weight

I had my first weekly weight gain today since my gastric bypass surgery 6 months ago in August. The gain was only 0.6 kg (just over 1 lb) so it’s not huge. And from experience of losing weight in the past, I don’t think there’s anything to worry about. I’ve…

Surgery Weight

It’s exactly five months today since I had my gastric bypass surgery, and my progress so far is that I’m down 33 kg (5 st 3 lbs / 73 lbs) from my weight on the day of surgery. I’m really pleased with the weight loss, and I can definitely tell…

Surgery Weight

When surgeons talk about the expected weight loss outcomes of bariatric surgery, they talk about the expected percentage of loss of a person’s Excess Body Weight. For instance, they will say that a typical Gastric Bypass patient can expect to lose 70% of their excess body weight after about 12-18…

Surgery Weight

It’s Christmas Eve, and pretty-much 4 months since my gastric bypass. I did a weigh-in this morning, and I find that I’ve lost just over 30 kg, and am now half way to my goal weight! I’m delighted with my progress so far. Especially as it comes straight after a…

Surgery Weight