MichelleS61 posted a comment 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Congratulations, I have an initial goal, I've also set mini goals...

MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

I'd been looking for a local support group and was just advised of this one, unfortunately Tuesdays are out for me till June but if anyone else is in the area, here you go.

There is a gastric bypass information and support group meeting Tuesd


MichelleS61 posted a comment 1 month, 1 week ago
Funny I worried about losing too much weight pre-op too, but my...

MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

Any suggestions on sources of Potasium other than bananas? Just had some bloodwork to check on a few items and my potasium has dropped below minimum has been on a downward trend since December, tested in January and again before surgery in February.


MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

Hard to believe I’m halfway to my goal at 6-1/2 weeks out, I’ve been trying to set mini goals along the way to stay motivated. Next one is to get below 200 haven’t been there since I quit smoking 26 years ago.

Unfortunately although eve


MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I'm hoping someone out there might have some experience with either of these 2 drugs after surgery.

Cymbalta - been taking for a couple of years for Neuropathy, which I understand that even if my Diabetes goes into remission won't go away, but


MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Went for my one month follow up at TWH yesterday, it was kind of like a cattle call lots of people there, but I did get one on one with the NP who was able to answer a couple questions.

We then had a group class with the NUT which was really go


MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months ago
I've been back at work for 2 weeks some days I come home and...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months ago
I haven't had a total stall, but was only down 2 pounds this week,...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months ago
Congratulations, if you're on the Optifast diet you'll defintely lose...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 1 week ago
Not sure about the VSG but with the RNY they tell you not to weigh...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 1 week ago
Sorry but I think pasta falls into the forbidden category too, you can...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 1 week ago
I was really tired the first week, basically slept most of the first 4...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 1 week ago
Be careful about pain meds what you were taking before may no...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 1 week ago
Great post, I'm 2-1/2 weeks out and went to put on my previous "fat...

MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 2 months, 1 week ago

How is anyone else doing on the addition of pureed meats? I've had so many issues with the protein shake that I was great bring on the meat.

Made a couple of Sheppard's pie with beef and mashed potatoes 2 tblsp of each I was going to do mashed


MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 2 weeks ago
I know what you mean about not being hungry, I'm still on the 2...

MichelleS61 wrote 1st Surgical Victory 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Got on the scale this morning 1 week after surgery and I was down to 249 pounds, been a couple of years since I was last below 250, not a big difference in clothes yet, guess its because I'm 6' tal...


MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Why are all the protein shakes so sweet, I managed a chocolate premier protein shake day 1, had a vanilla one yesterday and the only way I could drink was by blending with an equal amount of milk, at least the milk won't hurt, I bought the Splash produ


MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Congratulations, my surgery took longer than expected but I haven't...

MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 2 months, 3 weeks ago

Started full fluids today, had a quarter cup of plain oatmeal with 1/2 tsp of brown sugar, (only 2 gr of sugar) sat really heavy so didn't have anything other that a 8 oz of diluted juice, have manged to drink about 16 oz of water and have almost finis


MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Glad to hear you are doing well I've had more issue with pain but...

MichelleS61 posted a discussion topic 2 months, 3 weeks ago

I came home yesterday they checked my blood work at 6am surgeon was in by 9 and it was okay you can g home today. Same for my roommate.

Had surgery at 2 and wasn't out of recovery until 6:30 typically for me surgery took longer than expected bu


MichelleS61 posted a comment 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Good luck I'm going in for my RNY tomorrow, and am nervously...

MichelleS61 posted a comment 3 months ago
I have a really stupid question? how do you add another Blog Post I...
About Me
Lindsay, XX
Location
29.6
BMI
RNY
Surgery
02/26/2018
Surgery Date
Jan 10, 2018
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Before & After
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When did my face become square?
275lbs

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