I just spoke to my surgeon, and after the results of my upper GI test he now wants me O have an endoscopy. I am 3-1/2 months out is surgery and am unable to eat (and keep down) a lot of different foods. He said that it looks like ther
I just had an appointment with my Dr, and he is concerned that I am not able to eat enough calories in a day. I am still only able to eat very small amounts of food (3-1/2 months post op). I also am unable to tolerate raw vegetables or any dense prote
Since surgery (5 weeks out), I have been getting pretty severe cramps in my calves, ankles, and feet. They are so painful that i am only getting a few hours a night. Iâ€™m not sure if itâ€™s related to my surgery/new diet, and I am going to the Dr ne
I am about 1 month out from surgery. In total, I have lost 37lbs. However, I havenâ€™t lost anything in the past week, and today I gained a pound! How is that possible? Iâ€™m eating on plan, and I even do cardio at the gym 5 times a week. I have r
Ok...so, Iâ€™m back at work today (1st time since surgery). I was really looking forward to getting back to my routine. But...I am realizing today that it makes me super uncomfortable with everyone commenting on my weight loss. Only my boss knows th
Iâ€™m 2+ weeks out from surgery, and my surgeon just gave me the ok to move to soft foods. I was so excited to eat actual food that I overdid it! Nothing bad for me (veggies and ground chicken), but I ate too much. I am in so much pain right now! I
Hi all! Iâ€™m one week post op, and am feeling really great. Most of my pain is gone, and I am able to walk as much as I like. Also, I can drink water really well...Iâ€™m up to about 80 0z per day. The thing is...I am hungry! Iâ€™m supposed to star
Iâ€™m on day 3 since surgery. Wow am I sore! At this point, everything hurts. I am having success with getting enough liquids and Iâ€™m getting my walking in. Sleeping is tough...really hard to get comfortable. Thanks for all the encouragement!
Hi Everyone. I'm new to this forum, and I have my surgery scheduled for tomorrow. I'm a bit nervous because I have never had surgery before. But, I'm excited about the future. Any words of advice for someone who is just starting this journey?