EMAIL REQUESTS - PLEASE READ:
Due to the volume of email received, please
read the below first:
words have always fueled this website, and are very much appreciated. :)
If you have
questions, please be sure to check out my
section first. Many of the common questions I receive can be
Please do not email asking about plastic surgery, exercises, saggy
skin, gaining weight, how to lose weight without surgery, how to
maintain or keep weight off after surgery, and/or medical conditions/problems you may be having. ALL of
these questions can be answered in the
section of the website.
Please do not email asking questions such as "How did you feel?'", "Can
you provide me with advice?", "What can I do?", "If you were to do it
all over again...", "Can you provide me with details regarding your
experience". ALL of these questions can be answered by thoroughly
Journal from beginning to end.
encourage anyone who is researching WLS surgery and/or anyone that has had
WLS surgery recently to read my
Journal. Don't skim it... you'll
lose out on lots of valuable information. I have spent hundreds of
documenting my journey so that others, like you, can read it as a
reference guide and learn the in's, out's, good, and bad of the surgery.
Read it all the way through. Yes, it is
long and may take a few days to read, however, I can guarantee that it
is very entertaining and the knowledge you gain about WLS is invaluable.
Hundreds of people have found the Journal to be very inspirational and
educational too. :)
If you are looking to engage me in a business, such as Mary Kay, Avon,
Quixtar, Tubberware, Pamper Chef, MonaVie, etc., although I certainly
appreciate your thoughts to assist me in being successful, my hands are
just way too full with my current self-made business and family. I
do, however, wish you much financial success as you build your business.
not answered in the
FAQ's section and/or my
then I encourage you to please join my Yahoo Group called "Julie
Hedges Friends" by
We are a very supportive group and answer ANY question about WLS, no
matter how "out there" it is.
have comments about me or the website...
need to obtain
have a question
about me or WLS that is
NOT covered in the FAQ's or
then please feel free to write me. Due to the volume of mail
received, I do ask that you please keep it short and sweet... pretty
please. If you start to get a hand cramp while typing me an
email... you're probably writing a novel or a two page email and I'll be
slow to respond. Short and to the point emails, along
with closed-ended questions, get the fastest responses.
In either case, I am always happy to answer your emails. I answer
each email personally and I am usually speedy with replies. If you haven't received a response
within two weeks, please re-email me as I may have not received your