Just posted a new update on my blog, figure I'll cross post it here for any newbies just having surgery. I learned this trick from a group of ladies at my follow up appointment that just had surgery (ones a nurse!)
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not sure if this has been asked, but has anyone tried taking say a can of Refried beans and splitting into a bunch of say baby food jars, then canning?
I imagine this can of beans would go bad prior to finishing, so wondering what kind of "hac
Well my good luck run has ended...
went to work this morning and am having a case of the foamies. Morning was more or less normal. Had my scrambled egg nice and slow no issues. Got to work and made a cup of decaf coffee, took one tiny sip. Then
I'm sitting in the guest recliner in my room at hospital. The hospital bed head section will only go flat and not elevate. In an effort to fix it they've leveled the entire thing and got bed in a weird position
forced me to sit in this chair
Will use this post as an update as I go to and recover, if that's ok
I'm at the hospital checked in. Still pretty calm. Been up since 630 and not really thirsty but starting to get hungry. Got here at 945 for a 1030 check in. There's
So my surgery is tomorrow for my VSG :)
I've had a few people message me about it, really appreciate that
I want to document my journey... With my weight loss... my fitness... my faith.. etc. I plan to do some videos for youtube, but al
So, getting ready for surgery one thing I want to do really well at is my liquid intake.
I've heard all about the Yeti tumblers... they dont condensate.. Keep liquids cold or hot for hours, etc. Theyre wayyyyy too expensive though
I'm preop (6 days!) and am on 4 shakes + lean protein meal a day. For the protein I'm using chicken thighs normally grilled or done in a crockpot with some bbq sauce.
This last time in crockpot I used some Kentuckyaki sauce I bought from a frie
Welp. Its getting close, and theres nothing in my way anymore.
Surgeons office has called and said they received all my preop clearances, and that the next time the lady sees/talks to me will be for my follow up appointment after surgery :)
Have seen these online but didnt find anything when I searched on the forum
This afternoon is an appointment with my surgeon. Going to go over final preop diet, surgery day info, post op stuff, etc.
Also all monies are due for surgery, which for me hurts since I'm cash pay :P
This week did all my lab work... X