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Old 12-26-2013, 01:55 PM   #69
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Originally Posted by faylene View Post
I am thinking about doing the ideal protein again. i have gained all 50# i lost back after 2 years. i am so sad this happened but i need to do something my endo dr. says to have a gastric sleeve operation. i weigh 237# and am 5'3. Any words of wisdom?

Welcome. If I were you I would do IP again instead of surgery. I had lap band about 5 years ago and I never lost all the weight. I have lost a little over 1/2 the weight i want too (and lower than the lowest after the band). But that is my opinion. Did you go through all 4 phases last time you did IP? Maybe this time would be the difference.

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