Camperguy posted a discussion topic 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Started process over a year ago at 394 lbs scales showed 254 this morning and yesterday wow 140 pounds gone I had a few stall months and a few low loss months but That’s to be expected. Got to give myself pat on back. Gotta day thanks to OH for advic

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 9 months, 3 weeks ago

A number of years ago I had a gout Attack in left foot lasted a few weeks I did not seek medical attention. I've had 2 attacks since May also Achilles heel pain for a week or so a month nth ago. Finally went to emergency yesterday got medicine for gout

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 10 months, 1 week ago

Started this journey Jan 26th this year lost 52 pounds before surgery and 50 pounds since surgery June 13 man am I feeling good. This forum has been an inspiration to me. Thank you.

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 11 months, 3 weeks ago

Just a quick update everyone, I'm over 2 weeks out and feeling great. My energy level is increasing everyday I'm able to do everyday things like weed eat the property, cut grass daily chores becoming easier I feel my strength is down but that's coming

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 1 year ago

I had surgery last week got home Thursday, have only been walking short distances and after walking I just feel a bit nauseous. I have to sit and relax also feel a lot of discomfort around surgical area feel bloated. Yesterday I went for short walk the

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 1 year ago

Surgery went well I elected for VSG outside operating room. It was a lot more than I expected and I have high pain thresh hold. Recovery is going well as each day is getting better. Thinking of going up to our trailer in Sauble Beach to recover. They s

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 1 year ago

im on day 8 of 14 preop Guelph Ontario Canada everything was going great until yesterday no BM then this morning tried to go but couldn't. I've never had constipation before and it's very painful. We had heard to add Metamucil to the Optifast shakes if

Camperguy posted a discussion topic 1 year, 1 month ago

Finally got Surgery Date, always intended on having RNY however surgeon said because I'm on 81mg aspirin he would do Sleeve unless I get note from Doctor that I can go off aspirin. I've contacted Doctor and that should not be a problem but now I'm wond

Camperguy wrote Surgery June 13 Guelph to Sleeve or not to Sleeve 1 year, 1 month ago

Finally got Date, start Opti May 30. Always thought I'd have RNY however Surgeon noticed I was on aspirin 81mg and told me he would do a Sleeve unless family Doc gave him a note that I could elimin...

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Camperguy posted a discussion topic 1 year, 3 months ago

Hey everyone I'm new to the site but not new to the problems. I'm 58 years old and been overweight forever. I it 394 last year and have had enough. I looked into Bariatric surgery in 2013 at the request of my Doctor. I've battled weight my whole life.

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