laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 1 month ago

I have tried to get plain protein isolate into my little portions but I cant stand the taste. I have been able to get a couple of premier protein down so my protein today is over 60 gms but someone said I shouldn't drink more than 1 a day......Has any


Kathy S. wrote 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Congratulations on your upcoming surgery!? Here are some links to information you may find helpful: http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/photographing-your-weight-loss-surgery-journey/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/weight-loss-surgery-hosptial-stay-what-to-pack/ http://www.obesityhelp.com/articles/four-on-the-floor-self-care-after-weight-loss-surgery/ We can't wait to hear from you post-op!

laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I have made tickers and put in my health info etc but I don't see my ticker or info on my posts etc. Can any one direct me ow you got the info to show up?


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 2 months ago

I start optifast in 1 week. 3 weeks of optifast seems daunting and I am feeling like I am saying goodbye to food this week. I am fighting the cravings from menopause, hot flashes in the middle of a smokey summer is not ideal, but I guess there is alwa


laisheavenbound wrote 1 week till opti fast 2 months ago

Surgery Sept 17 2018 I start 3 weeks of optifast in 1 week.  I am freaking out!  I feel like in this week I am saying good bye to food forever.  I know I can do this I am just not sure how.  Menapa...


laisheavenbound wrote weight gain...a"gain" 8 months, 2 weeks ago

I was doing so well trying to eat sensibly about 1300 cal a day lost 3 lbs then woke up one day last week and gained 3.  Ate a club sandwich fro timmys and a med ice capp and bought 6 cookies that ...


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 9 months ago

I am from BC and I know most of you are from Ontario but there are hardly anyone in the BC Forum....I would like to share my opinion on why that may be.

I was referred in Nov 2017, I had to see the surgen to see if I was a candidite but I


laisheavenbound wrote Devistating Day 9 months ago

Today I awoke excited Surgury date set for Feb 19 2018...Optifast ordered...Then at lunch I get an E Mail from Dr Maliks office saying Surgury is canceled as Kim at the Bariatric center said I did ...


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 9 months, 1 week ago

I am looking for something I can buy over the counter that has the same nutrients as optifast


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 9 months, 1 week ago

Is there anywhere around Nanaimo to get Optifast? I dont feel like a 4 to 5 hr drive to pick it up


laisheavenbound wrote Endo scope today 9 months, 1 week ago

I completed the endoscope today fentanyl didn't knock me out so I experienced the procedure concious. Surgeon said he was doing a sleeve proceedure.  He said my Neillson was intact from 2005...I am...


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laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 9 months, 1 week ago

Is Premier Protein exchangable for optifast? I am in BC and I dont see optifast out here....Is Optifast special or surgeons choice or does it matter? What do I need to have in the house for food the first couple of weeks post op and is there optimal pr


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 9 months, 3 weeks ago

When you say you started optifast are you replacing all meals with this product? Is it used before all WLS? When do you start it?


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 10 months ago

What are the most important parts of the pre surgical process? Was this process helpful or is it really just hoops to jump through for Insurance? What type of diet were you on pre surgery? I see such differences between Canada and the US and even in be


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 10 months ago

I want something to look back on here to remind me of the Why's How's and what is normal....Can I drink Vega Shakes? Are vitamins and meds hard to take? How long till you can eat a little normal food? ARE YOU STARVING FOR MONTHES? or do you feel full a


laisheavenbound posted a discussion topic 10 months, 1 week ago

I was wondering if anyone else has had a Hiatus hernia repair and Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication and then had any type of Bariatric surgery, or is this even possible? Is there any thing different as I can no longer vomit I thought this might be a p

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