Hi All. Had my surgery 1/23/18. It went really well. I was 206 and now I'm 167. Diabetes is doing well too. My A1c is 6.1 now. Kidney function normal now. Its amazing.
I just have a terrible time with constipation. I take chewable iron f
Hi All: I am writing in to complain that I am sick of this clear liquid diet finally. It has been almost 2 weeks - sf jello, sf Popsicles, broth, protein powder and water. Ugh. I am post op and it really didn't start bothering me until today. Not c
Hi All. I had my Gastric Bypass last Tuesday and everthing went very well. For those of you on a clear liquid diet after surgery, do think that sugar free popsicles and SF jello count as liquid lol?
Also, I'm off my diabetes meds but my number
Hi All. So my surgery is scheduled for Tuesday next week. Last night I forgot to plug in my phone. When it was finally charged at 515 today I had a voicemail from the bariatric team coordinator. She said she needed to talk to me regarding my bloodw
Hi All. I just signed my consent forma at the surgeon's office. I am having gastric bypass surgery and the surgeon said that if there were adhesions or scar tissue where I had my lap and removed 3 years ago he would do the gastric sleeve instead.
Hi All: I am days away from surgery, on my preop diet and I went to the cardiologist today for clearance. Had my ekg. Then the doc came in and said that since I have diabetes and a family history of heart disease I had to have an echo cardiogram and
Hi All. Anyone else here on Cymbalta and had the RNY? Best medicine I have ever taken for anxiety disorder. I don't know if any other med could replace it.
Also, how do you get your meds in the first two weeks if I'm on clear liquid and full
Hi there. I started the RNY journey in Feb 2017 and just finally got my surgery date. January 23rd. It took a long time because I had to work out things with my therapist. I wanted to get some eating problems under control and am still learning. <
I have to look into medications that I can take for anxiety and depression after surgery. Im wondering if any of you know of liquid medications for these issues. Also, have any of you found success with crushing these meds into powder??
Hi All: I am beside myself with sadness. Why didn't anybody tell me to lie before going into the psychiatrist for clearance, lol.
Both of my boys were adopted and have mental health issues. The doctor asked why I get rashes and I told the t