cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 week, 1 day ago

I vaguely recall that we can only absorb 30 proteins at a time but what constitutes "at a time" an hour, 2 hours, 6 hours ?


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 4 months, 1 week ago

One of the vets suggested I post this here. Because of my work schedule I read alot, but cant post much anymore...but I have been around a minute.

We took that amazing opportunity and stepped onto the loser bench and did what we thought was bes


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 5 months, 2 weeks ago

Hola fellow RNYers!

I don't get around much due to a new work schedule but you are all in my stoma!

I was wondering if anyone here has been prescribed vyvanse and if you could give me the "skinny" on it.

Why were you prescribed


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 6 months, 1 week ago

looking for advice

day 1 of amaw I didn't eat all my food so my macros were way off. Just wasn't hungry.

I am not a big eater anyway and usually use at least 1 protein shake to hit my macros.

Do I force myself to eat everythi


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year ago

I am seeing my PCP tomorrow for depression. Is there a limit to what we can and cannot take? I tried calling my surgeons office but, as always, their after care sucks.

I dont see these meds as being long term but I do really need some intervent


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 1 month ago

So I am almost at my goal weight I am almost at the weight I want to end up at but I am going to take the advice of some of thevets and keep going until my 2 year mark. So I know I will go under my ultimate goal. 

For those of you who went unde


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 2 months ago

I want to order the  vitamin patch and need to know what to order.  I take a multi and calcium citrate. 

Looking for specific ordering information and any coupon codes. 

Thanks! 


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cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 3 months ago

What are good products to get there? I know they have a low carb yogurt, but anything else? I am making a trek to one that is pretty far but I am wanting to try their stuff and then maybe making a monthly trek to stock up on whatever I like but I want


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

I am taking Optisource 4x a day and it says I take one 4x a day. Supposedly this is a complete but now I am worried that the calcium citrate in it cancels the iron. 

Unfortunately, my program is very little help. 

Can someone weigh in o


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

We are going to Universal in a few weeks and I haven't been able to find any information online about options. Has any body been?  I am looking for specific advice. I have found Mythos has low carb options. That is about all. 


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 4 months ago

Looking for ways you guys have learned to handle stress since surgery. I am under a great deal of emotional stress right now surrounding one of my children. Not normal life stress, like terrible rock your world stress :(

I dont know what to do.


cheapskate uploaded a new photo 1 year, 4 months ago

cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 5 months ago

Iam getting close to goal, within 20 pounds and tge weight just isn't coming off. 

I am getting scared that I will have to stay uber low calorie for the rest of my life to maintain. Is that possible? 

Truly, one donut incident and I was


cheapskate posted a comment 1 year, 6 months ago
I am looking foward to going to as many different amusement parks...

cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 7 months ago

How do I make a picture in my album my avatar? 


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 7 months ago

I am so grateful I had a this surgery, it had given me so many opportunities I didn't even know I was missing. 

That being said, I am in so much physical pain that no one can seem to diagnose. I was in a walking boot for 4 months last year(alte


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 7 months ago

I am just beginning to research plastics and am not exactly sure how to know what I want done. 

Where do I start? 


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 7 months ago

Does anyone have an issue with low vlood sugar post op? 

I have been having spells that I am certain are a low blood sugar issue and am not really sure what to eat when I am having them. Today I had a coupke pieces of candy but when you are ver


cheapskate uploaded a new photo 1 year, 8 months ago

cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 8 months ago

Have any of you had depression onset after surgery? 

It is organic and not emotional I am just not sure how to proceed. I just had my annual blood work and they haven't called to say anything was amiss. 

Just looking for some feedback a


cheapskate uploaded a new photo 1 year, 8 months ago

cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 9 months ago

How do you log premade/restaurant food?

 For example, a local coffee shop makes this amazing honey/lavender latteand they only use 2%...hiw would you log that?  I can't stop them and weigh everything as they go. 

There is a local grocer


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 9 months ago

I am getting paranoid I am done losing. I know a lot of it is what the doctor said to md, but still. I am already 18 pounds lower than he said to hope for, still losing at a decent rate.  But then I read someone on a different support group say weight


cheapskate posted a discussion topic 1 year, 10 months ago

I am on another site and the subject of vitamins came up. The leaders of the board were very adamant that long term centrum use is not effective and will lead to deficiencies. 

I have been taking 2 centimints a day coupled with my calcium and a

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