Fire_Ice posted a discussion topic 2 days, 23 hours ago

Sorry to get so personal, but I need help. I'm about a month post surgery. I saw my doctor last week. I'm someone who was a two to three bowel movements a day pre-surgery. I didn't even really pay attention in classes to the constipation parts because

Fire_Ice posted a discussion topic 5 days, 6 hours ago

I've seen several references to the "honeymoon period" for weight loss after surgery. How long is that?

Is there a book out there that you'd recommend on DS? Or a cookbook/website that features recipes for DS post-op?

I've been l

Fire_Ice posted a discussion topic 2 weeks ago

I've seen some reference to a weight loss chart in old posts on this forum. Does it still exist?

Where do you start counting your weight loss? Day of surgery? Before you started your liquid fast in preparation for the surgery?

I suppose

Kathy S. wrote 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Congratulations on your upcoming surgery! Here are some links to information you may find helpful: We can't wait to hear from you post-op!

Kathy S. wrote 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Thank you for registering at It's time to begin or continue your weight loss journey. You can get started by customizing your personal profile, set some new goals, begin tracking your weight loss, and post on the message boards. If you need some assistance getting started, that is what I am here for. We hope you enjoy your experience here at

Fire_Ice posted a discussion topic 3 weeks, 4 days ago

I'm only two days out from my DS surgery, and despite the fact that I feel terrible and don't really want to eat, I've found myself obsessively thinking about eating donuts or chocolate cake. My guess is that I've always used food to soothe/comfort, an

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