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I work in the hospital here and there has been alot of cases of flu, etc this past month and it seems to be going strong. It is that time of the year. Hang on it will get better.

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1/18/18 3:28 A

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Thank you, I'll check into that. I just want the cough gone so I can sleep!!!

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Saw that you are seeing an ENT. Perhaps you might wish to see a pulmonologist or have allergy testing. With winter the air can get dry so that could play into it. Hope you get it resolved.

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1/15/18 5:00 A

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SMILINGEYES2, I'd definitely look into having a sleep study done, especially if you needed one before, just in case. Hope you are doing well!

CAROL6X, welcome back! emoticon

I'm not getting good sleep again and that is not conducive to weight loss. I have to keep an eye on my weight when I'm not getting good sleep. My cough is back, but fortunately I see ENT for a f/u today. This makes 10 months I've had this cough. May have to delay surgery as I can't see this cough being good for recovery.

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1/14/18 6:07 P

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It has been a while since I have been on here -I am back.

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I need to be re-evaluated for sleep study. Was on machine in VA. With weight loss did not need it. Want to assess if may need again as son says I snore.

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Had a great night last night celebrating FIL's birthday. Pretty sure I went over my calories, but I at least tried not to, it was not a diet friendly place.

I should get the results from my sleep study this week, and I have my last insurance required dietitian visit on Friday! Everything is coming together. Thank God! I was getting nervous!

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Had not realized so long since checking in. Doing well sticking to meal plan this week.

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Enjoying a weekend getaway in Branson. Took in two Christmas shows. Will play a round of miniature golf before we head out tomorrow.

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Happy Thanksgiving all!

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Happy Thanksgiving.

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Yeah. Glad you got your house. Have a terrific week.

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Had a rough week last week, may have fallen off track a few (or more) times. I am still in the one shake a day phase, I'll be going to my dietitian not this Friday but next, to see how I'm doing and what comes next.

In other news, I don't remember if I posted this here or not, but we got the house! We close on it on this Friday. So this week will be super busy with packing and getting the house ready to move!

And... I got a walking buddy! This one friend that we have just recently become friends asked today if I'd like to start going walking with her. Yes! That will get and keep me motivated to walk more so that I can keep up!

Oh, and my pumpkin pie shake gets here on Wednesday!! So excited! I LOVE the website it's on! Thank you so much for the tip!



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10/31/17 4:00 P

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Love the anagram. Great reminder of what it takes to be successful.

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Hope the appraisal goes well for you.

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10/26/17 6:14 P

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I am so sorry to hear your brother is in hospice.

How fun to be going to Hawaii in December! Sounds like so much fun! So glad you are doing well and Happy 70th!!!

Did not find out about the appraisal today like we were supposed to, said tomorrow. I'm so frustrated, but it is what it is. Can't wait to find out so we know what the next step is, either closing on the house or back to the drawing board!!



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Fall has been very busy. With oldest brother on hospice we have had various relatives and friends coming in to visit. Several are staying at my place. Three nieces have birthdays so lots of dinners out. Trying to get out winter clothes and putting away summer while packing some summer clothes for trip to Hawaii in December.

Having turned 70, a bunch of diagnostic tests scheduled following physical. Do not feel anything is wrong. Feel better now than five years ago when 100 pounds more.

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10/21/17 2:25 P

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Sending positive thoughts your way!

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Have a check up Monday. Hope levels doing well.

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Feeling extremely blessed this early Saturday morning.

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10/20/17 10:40 P

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I have been taking all my vitamins for 5 years and my bloodwork is always on point. It is a lifelong commitment so bedt to get off on the right foot.

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the vitamins are important as we do not absorb them as well and can not eat everything

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How are y'all doing?

Had my first appointment for the 90 day program, will be 4 appointments total. The dietitian has me starting back on a multivitamin (I ran out and forgot to restock) and 1 shake a day. So I bought Bariatric Advantage banana and iced latte.

I agree that making sure you are committed is a good thing.

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Think a few months is probably the norm. They want to be sure the person is committed.

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I am sorry you were not given all info. Hope things vont6inue to work out. Glad you enjoyed group meet.

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Enjoyed the support group, had people ask questions that I've learned from. Was nice.

Yesterday heard from the surgery coordinator, my insurance apparently requires me to go through a 90 day program with the dietitian. Would have been nice to have know that 30 days ago, then we might have still managed a December date for the surgery. Oh well, this will work as well. Just means I will have more out of pocket costs. Any of you have to go through a 90 day program?

That pumpkin pie shake by Inspire that was mentioned? I'm going to go ahead and order it and see how it tastes. They have a melon one that I really want to try too, if I like the pumpkin one.



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The bariatric support groups are great!

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Enjoy your group. Ask questions as others probably need the same info. You have got this.

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Glad no blockages! Praying for your son.

I go to my first support group today. It's 1 1/2 hours long! taking my manual and a notebook to take notes in.

I tried the banana Bariatric Advantage shake for breakfast this morning. Yum! Tastes like banana popsicles or slightly like banana laffy taffy. I'm definitely getting this one when I order!

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Prayers answered. Prayers for continued improvement.

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No blockage. Given two prescriptions for nausea and diarrhea. He has been sleeping.

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Praying for your son. Keep us posted

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At ER with son. Possible bowel blockage but could be just gastrointestinal issues. Such is life.

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Sorry you are under the weather. Good to get the sleep apnea testing. Weight seems to be a factor. Keep us posted.

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SMILINGEYES2, I'm also glad to hear you are doing better!!

I have an appointment tomorrow to see about these aches and pains and sinus infection. I have Vocal Chord Dysfunction and it gives me a terrible cough and apparently sinus infections make it worse.

I've also been making sure that everything is in place for my surgery, so I have everything taken care of before mid-November, when my sleep apnea test is. Called and made sure it was the same kind of sleep apnea test needed for the surgery. I can't wait!

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Glad to hesr you are feeling better SMILIJNGEYES!

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I have been struggling with allergies for several weeks. Today is the first I have felt like moving much at all. So glad I am on the mend.

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Karri - hope the dr can help you out. Pain is a drain on us. emoticon

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Luann, I love the outfit and you look great! That pumpkin pie shake sounds amazing. I love pumpkin pie!

Smilingeyes2, I totally agree, the payoff in health is priceless.

I've been in pain the last two days and have not been able to sleep much. Going to have to go to the doctor on Monday to figure out what this pain is.



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You have every reason to feel proud. Appearance is always a motivator but the payoff in improved health is priceless.

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Had a rough week with sore hip and a flare up of diverticulitis, but still managed to walk every day, track my food and have a small loss (.6 lbs.). I will take it. Also took a pic of my fav fall outfit with me in it. Size 16 pants and Large top. Far cry from size 34.5 of 5 years ago.



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My NUT told me to use CarbAdvantedge available at Wal-Mart. It has a low carb count. I always buy dark chocolate and it is ready to drink. For powder, I use Inspire products from Bariatric Eating (www.bariatriceating.com). It is a superior product and comes in multiple flavors. Pumpkin Pie, Peanut Butter Cookie and Chocolate Covered Cherry are my 3 favs. I have always mixed those with unsweetened almond milk or for an awesome latte, with coffee.

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I liked Premier that is available at Walmart’s and drug stores or GNC has a light shake that is ready to drink. I like their pumpkin flavor this time of year. Watch for no sugar and high protein.

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I hadn't thought of taking the calcium an hour later, that is a good idea.

I passed my psych eval! I have to get a letter of support from my therapist, but I passed!. The psychologist only had a few questions to ask about the test I took, which were easy enough to clarify what I meant on them. Yay!

I picked up a sampler of the Bariatric Advantage shakes yesterday, so I can figure out which ones I like enough to drink for a week or two. My kids are helping me decide, lol. So yesterday they chose cookies and cream shake to try (of course, hehe). It was very sweet and might go good with almond milk in it, but I used water. Can you use almond milk in the drinks right after surgery? The unsweetened kind? And also, what is your favorite flavor shake? It might seem boring, but I generally just go with chocolate, hard to mess that up.

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@SMILINGEYES2 I never thought of that! I'm always overthinking things on tests, so it was a little overwhelming--I've never taken one before (or since)! : )
@CROUCHINGFLEA I hope you get that house! That's so exciting! You're going to have a big year coming up! I usually take my vitamins with meals, and the calcium at least an hour after the vitamins, because I was told it would absorb some of the vitamins otherwise. Also, my doctor told me to use Citracal instead of Caltrate, because it's absorbed better. I don't know if that's common, just letting you know what I was told.

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The rewording of a question is there to see if a person is just marking randomly and not even reading the question. They are not meant really to trick a person up.

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That is awesome, that you have it planned out. I'm sorry to hear about all the difficulties you went through. It is hard not to eat when you have so much going on like thatt.

I agree the psych test was confusing, they did reword the same questions different ways. It got confusing and I think I did overthink it. My interview is tomorrow and I'm so nervous !

I'm trying out the chewable vitamins samples that I was given now, it is interesting trying to take them on time and not too close together. How do you guys manage to take all your vitamins on time?

House hunting is going better, one house that we absolutely fell in love with came down a lot, and so we are going after it.

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I'm down 47 pounds from where I was in May, and plan to lose another 62 to get down to 200 (that was my lowest after surgery). I might go farther, but that's my long range goal for now. I'm on track to get there by May of next year. I gained a bunch back over the past few years after my mom died, I lost my house, moving a few times, and went through a few other things. I reverted back to food to deal with it all. Looking back, I think I should have gone for therapy to learn how to deal with stress in other ways.

The psych test was kind of confusing--I mean, they ask you the same questions in different ways, and if you overthink it (which I do all the time), it can trip you up. Even so, she only asked me about 2 questions, that were the same only worded differently, but she could tell that I didn't read one of them right, so it all worked out. I'm sure you'll do fine! : )

Good luck with the house hunting--that is stressful, but fun! : )


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The psychologist used a battery of tests and questionnaires as well as an interview. On the tests you can not overthink what is the right answer but answe truthfully. These can help target possible pitfalls to success that can be dealt with in a tumely manner.

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Katie520, if you don't mind my asking, how much closer are you to your goal?

Did the psychological test last night and have the interview Thursday. Today is my one day off this week. Not really off though, we go house hunting this afternoon. So tired of house hunting, lol. But we want to find just the right house.

I'm nervous about the psychological interview, but no sense in that, let tomorrow worry about itself.

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Once I get to goal I'm going to get re-tested to see if I need to keep using my machine. I know it's helping me now, so have no problem using it.
Hope everyone has a great weekend! : )

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I too had sleep apnea, but after my weight loss, it is gone. Haven't needed a machine for 4 years.




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I'm sure you're excited! I was too! : ) FYI, I've also got sleep apnea, and I don't think that should be anything to worry about. If you test positive, they'll just schedule you to get a machine set up for you, and I'm sure the hospital is set up to accommodate whatever you may need. No worries--things will be okay. : )

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Thank you, and will do!
I'm so excited!
I've got all my main appointments made and all but one paperwork filled out.
My sleep apnea test isn't till 17 Nov, so I am worried about the timeline there... but hopefully things will go smoothly enough for me to still do the surgery in December!

And thank y'all for the support, I really appreciate it!

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It is exciting. Keep us posted.

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Congratulations on getting approved for surgery! : ) It's a great tool--even 15 years out I appreciate it. I'm not sure if you want even more information, but when I was researching it, I found a lot of information on obesityhelp.com. I'm sure there are even more sites now, just thought it might be helpful. Hope you get to have it before the end of the year! : )

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I hope you get your December wish. What an awesome Christmas present! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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Thank you for the info! I'm nervous, but positive that this is what I need to do. The surgeon for my hernia won't touch it till I've lost weight and he is the one that sent me the referral to get the gastric bypass done. I probably won't get all of my preliminary stuff done till the end of November. I'm just praying I'll get in for the surgery in December so that my insurance will pay more of it!

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Yeah for approval! As far as small sips, your new pouch takes dsre of that. You just cannot gulp water. I still, 5 years out, don't tske big gulps. Not using a straw helps too.

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Can not recall drinking sips was an issue so have no suggestions there.

Congrats on your next steps toward healthier lifestyle you are choosing.

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Thanks y'all! I like the idea of seasonal shakes, especially pumpkin, I'm going to miss pumpkin spice lattes!!

I finally had my appointment Friday and I'm approved! I was given a manual and a ton of homework and list of appointments to complete before we can schedule the actual surgery. I got all the paperwork done that I could without appointments this weekend and have read through my manual, lol! I'm excited and hope and pray I can manage to get it done this year (so insurance will cover more) emoticon I have all the appointments scheduled too. Yay!

How did you learn how to take smaller sips of water? I actually think that is going to be one of the hardest things for me. I like water and usually take big gulps of it.

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Prior to surgery did all liquid so liver was shrunk to lessen risks of it being injured with laparoscopic procedures. Following surgery still all liquid a couple weeks with adding soft foods such as Greek yogurt. Foods gradually added so any issues could be identified. Still keep protein shakes around for extra protein. I liked premier with 30 grams or GNC lite which comes in flavors and even adds seasonal ones such as pumpkin.

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My bariatric surgeon recommended a protein supplement at first because you need to get protein. She gave me a list and I used EAS Advantedge because it was pretty tasty and already mixed. I still use it occasionally and I also use Inspire Protein powders from www.bariatriceating.com When I had my surgery, I did not have a full liquid diet post op, I came home on soft foods, just 1 oz as a serving. Your surgeon should have you meet with a nutritionist to educate you before surgery.

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Thank you guys! I've been doing a lot of research on the different surgeries and it does seem to be the most successful ones. I also read it was one of the safest if you stick to the food program.

Question: Do you have to drink shakes after the surgery?

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Had bypass and it has been my best decision. Was having knee and hip pain before but have done well since losing weight. Good to ask question. Your medical team should cover many of your concerns but we are here for you.

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Hi Karri. I had Gastric Bypass 5 years ago and it was the best decision of my life. I have gone from 374 to 182 and am 8 lbs from goal. I am healthy, active and happier than a rooster in a hen house. My surgery was easy with no complications and none since. Any questions you have, feel free yo ask me or email through Spark. I am so glad you joined our team.

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Hi! New to team, I was told it was a medical necessity for me to have weight loss surgery and from what I've researched gastric bypass is the way for me to go, unless the doctor thinks something else would work better. My appointment is next Friday and I wish it was sooner, I have so many questions!



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Hi Carol. Hope you get your schedule regulated.

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Hi and Welcome!

I am still trying to get a schedule worked out as I work nights. Every time I think I have it-something happens and it goes out the window so to speak.

My Journey is a work in Progress!!

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Hello everyone!


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Best decision of my life.

Here are before and after pics.

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It was the right decision for me and it is still a learning experience and journey.

My Journey is a work in Progress!!

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Awesome. Know it was definitely the right decision for me.

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I had gastric bypass on 5/15/17. So far I am down 27# since the day of surgery and down 75# since my highest. So pumped. Only 8 more pounds until I am in Onederland!!

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No greater love hatch a mother than she plays miniature golf course in 100+ temp. The course went up four floors but you climbed and played a hike then might go down and play a couple and go up further to another hole.

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Been really busy at the hospital I work at. I work the night shift on our Cardiac floor. Keeping me hopping.

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Drove nearly 12 hours today and have another 20 tomorrow. Heading to Myrtle and after Virginia Beaches.

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I hope everyone is doing good and is having no problems.

My Journey is a work in Progress!!

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Been working my behind off at work at nights-hospital been busy. I have been down sick lately-but hopefully I will be getting better soon. I totally feel like crap.

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Can not believe how fast this year is flying by.

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Found the best substitute for rice in dishes-- the riced cauliflower in frozen or produce session. Used one that had bits of broccoli and carrots in a chicken casserole for game night. Deliscious.

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Hope things are better for you.

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Son released after his second week. They drained several thousand cc from around lungs. He had outpatient surgery more since but seems to be doing well.

I need to get back on track with eating. Prednisone is my kryptonite as I turn into PAC Woman. It does ease breathing but do not like this side effect.

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Son has been back in the hospital for another week. Had pneumonia earlier in February and was in for a week ( he had both pneumonia vaccines last fall. Never improved at home. Breathing deteriorated. Back last Friday. Has had fluid drained from chest twice. No longer on oxygen. Talking to cardiac surgeon today regarding options to help prevent a relapse.

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I hope everyone is doing good-Happy March 1st!

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