So I'm sitting here at work doing my thing when I look at my desk and I just found this oddly funny. I'm used to having something on my desk to nibble on during the afternoon hours. Today I have the choice of a decaf coffee, water or beef broth. My sha
Ok peeps I really need your help here. I am on day one yes I said day one and on my third shake. I have one more to go tonight. Problem is I canâ€™t keep them down! I am sooo nauseated by them that I can barely choke them down. And if I do, they come r
for those of you that have or are going through the opti phase, how did you manage your shakes and work? Did you pre make them or take a blender with you? I am thinking about this as I finish my very first shake and type this question out.
So I called the booking clerk again on Friday, left a message again, and waited yet again. Today I got my long awaited phone call to confirm my meet and greet with Dr. Hong. I couldn't be more excited! Has anyone dealt with Dr. Hong out of St. Joeseph'
A thought just occurred to me as I wait patiently for my phone call to meet the surgeon appointment. What happens if you are declined? Who gets the horrendous privilege of letting us know that tidbit of bad news?
Thus far, I am a green light go
so I saw the dietician today. She has cleared me to go ahead for WLS. I just have a few tiny things to tweak such as swapping my green tea for decaf etc. No big deal.. totally doable. Now the list of pills ugh,
prenatal vitamines, got it must t
Just checking in. It's been a while since my last post. I was off work there for a bit with a bout of major depression and when it hits me, it hits hard! Thank goodness it's over and I can start to focus on me again. My doctors are t
So Iâ€™m sitting here waiting for my next appointments with the dietician and social worker with the Hamilton group. Those appointments arenâ€™t for another 2 months. Iâ€™m so excited that time seems to be at a stand still. I called for cancellations a
Here's what I have learned this week..
I cheat on a daily basis (I call it self sabotage) but I tell others that I am happily going along with their recommendations. This attitude only defines my self denial. It is harmful and also disrespectfu
I took some advice from another member and called St. Joe's in Hamilton to inform them that if there were any cancellations to please call me and wouldn't you know, the very next day I get a phone call. My nutritionist appointment has been moved up by
Good morning all,
I was at my appointment with Wharton Medical Clinic the other day and the doctor prescribed me Saxenda. It's an injectable hormone that is taken once daily. I'm wondering if anyone else has been put on this medication and what