LizJustWantsHealth

LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 23 hours, 22 minutes ago

Today is the first day I would consider going out in public (may go for a walk).  Here is the picture I use for my avatar on the left vs one I just took.  I have a lot of makeup on (dermablend over remaining bruises) and have my hair pushed forward to


LizJustWantsHealth uploaded a new photo 23 hours, 26 minutes ago

LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 1 day ago

My favorite things to eat/drink now are baked fish, coffee and crystal light lemonade.  Before WLS, I would eat mild fish, but it was never a first choice and I really liked it fried.  Now I actually crave baked fish (still mild)!  I also drank coffee


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 4 days, 4 hours ago

TT drains and head wrapping were gone as of Tuesday (6 days post-op). Thrilled to be rid of the head thing! However Doctor wrapped the compression garment even tighter now that the drains are out.  Tomorrow he is taking out the non-dissolving stitches


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 1 week, 3 days ago

I had TT and mini facelift two days ago. Stayed in the hospital overnight and came home yesterday.  I am already off of opioids because they were making me nauseous even with Zofran.  Most of the pain is in my face which is terribly swollen and I have


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 1 week, 5 days ago

im scheduled for a TT and mini facelift tomorrow at 9 am. I will be staying in the hospital overnight. I'm hoping it won't be too uncomfortable afterward. 


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 4 weeks, 1 day ago

Thank for for all the information and support this year! Being a part of the OH community is one of the main reasons my WLS journey has been successful so far.  Have a wonderful day!


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

I need to get a new scale and thought I would ask the experts! All the articles rating scales use criteria about syncing with apps and seem to weigh that as much or more than accuracy.

My slightly OCD self NEEDS accuracy.  Your suggest


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 1 month, 2 weeks ago

I watched the most recent episode of "This is Us" last night. Kate and her Mom had a meeting with someone in the surgeons office about the risks of RNY (such as dumping) and talked a little about her behaviors.  Though I thought that what Kate said abo


LizJustWantsHealth posted a discussion topic 1 month, 2 weeks ago

So my breasts were the last to go, but boy they sure went.  I'm using a silicone "falsie" in my bras so my clothes fit okay.  Am I crazy to think about augmentation at age 61?  Should I worry about them having to be replaced/removed at some point (look

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Surgery
03/28/2016
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Dec 06, 2015
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Overweight in Napa
219lbs
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