Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years ago

13 years ago today I had open RNY at Mayo in Rochester MN with Dr Tim Thompson. I am happy to report I lost 135 pounds and have maintained the loss with lots of hard work . If I can do it , so can all of you  


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years ago

A recent post made me realize something. Too many have RNY knowing nothing! I see my 600 lb life on tv and if the person will lose 20 pounds or so he will do surgery. Have surgery, go home and good luck. Folks please realize this is not a new diet. Thi


Kathyjs posted a comment 3 years ago
I feel older lol but yes this was 13 years post op

Kathyjs posted a comment 3 years ago
Every once in awhile I look at this and can't believe it was me.

Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 1 month ago

Gastric bypass 13 years ago. Always had gerd solved by hiatal hernia surgery.Now chest pain for 6 months . Every heart test possible $$$$$ worth . Heart is fine. An aide said to me . Heartburn? Is it possible to have heartburn after RNY ?


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 1 month ago

13 years almost post op. Can we still get heartburn ? 


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago

It's been years since I looked at the before and after pictures. Newbies if you want some inspiration go look. OMG you guys have done great.!!!


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago

I finally remembered my name from years ago. I was / am Kathy Wii. We used to have a chat room. Has that bee shut down? 


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago

I put a before and after pic but can't figure out how to put it on my profile


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Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago

I only go by clothes size after 12 years and size never changed. Size 8-10 works for me. Well I had my welcome to Medicare physical and had gained 6 pounds since last year. Only a bypass 'person' would understand I freaked. Now the good news. Since May


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 4 months ago

I am trying to help a friend lose weight and I know you guys mentioned sonething that keeps track of how much etc. Get fit ?? Anyone know what I need?


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 4 months ago

I have a very important post!!! I had RNY 12 years ago and for the first few years I was never seen without a water bottle. I hate water but was compliant. I reached my goal, I learned and followed a very healthy life style . Fast forward to this summe


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 3 years, 6 months ago

13 years ago I was on this board many many times a day and if I am not mistaken this same post about. 'Telling ' your story was here also? Before giving out info be careful


Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago
Vitamins - I was so good about taking my vitamins for 7 or 8 years post op and then I just stopped. I had such bone pain for several years and tired. I am 12 years out and 64 years old so tho...

Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago
Menu for the day. - I am 12 years post op, actually 10 pounds below my goal so I hope you realize this post is said with concern and caring. When I see posts about what is on the menu today it scares ...

Kathyjs posted a discussion topic 4 years, 1 month ago
Posting - Everything i try post the blue banner comes up and I can't see?
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