Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 1 month, 1 week ago

I know high protein, low carbs...but what about my appetite, any suggestions?


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 8 months, 1 week ago

Hello My fellow Veterans,

I got my lab work back and my Vitamin B-12 levels are high 1425. Yes, I take Vitamin Complex and I feel great when I do, can stay up pass 15 hours.

Are you guys levels high, is this normal for DS users?

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Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 9 months, 2 weeks ago

Hey everyone, overall look good, and feel good but love to lose 15lbs before for an occasion. Any sugguestions on how to get the weight off quickly and how long will it take? 

Right now my body have been comfortable at the weight its at, how to


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 1 month ago

Hi Just putting it out there because you never know someone may have some tricks. Every evening I have gas after eating, any new tricks or solutions to eliminate the gas?


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 6 months ago

Is it possible to still have diabetes with DS? Does anyone have diabetes with the DS?


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 6 months ago

Hello everyone,

I was wondering if you guys are sensitive to sugar, if so what are your side effects?  I was trying to figure out if this is DS related or something else lurking?  A bunch of carbs, in the evening I get extremely sleepy.


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 1 year, 11 months ago

Hello everyone,

 

Do you ever feel like you immune system is low and it is easier for you to catch a cold in the winter.   Now I take all my Vitamins except, Iron and  copper.  I take (2) 50mg of zinc and I take a Tylenol in the morning


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 4 months ago

Hello,

I'm an old timer, out five years.  Wanted to know what tactic you guys used to get back to your ideal stats, and weight?   Do you know something that quickly works for you and how long does it normally takes?

Shine


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 7 months ago

Good morning Everyone,

Just wondering for the people that have PCOS, and have had the DS procedure, how have your journey been?  Are you still on Metformin?

Please share your story.

 

Thank you!


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 8 months ago

Does anyone get acid reflux, if so how are you treating it?

Thank you


Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 11 months ago
Calcuim on Teeth - Hello everyone I have been getting calcium deposits on my teeth, has anyone else and what is causing it.....is it too much calcium?

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 2 years, 12 months ago
Sugar Sensitivity - Hi Everyone, It appears that I am extremely sensitive to sugar. Whenever I eat high carbs, or sugar my body reacts. It seems like any time I eat anything with very much sugar in i...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 2 months ago
Diabetes Type 1 - Diagnosis since the DS surgery? - Hi Every, well its been a few days and it appears I have those stomach gurgles under control.  I was taking the extreme High dosage of probiotics and it appears that it was just to...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 2 months ago
Vets - Drinking too fast does it cause stomach bub - Hello I am trying to narrow down my concerns, and thinking about making an appointment for my loud stomach, which is extremely sensitive.  I was wondering perhaps I need to start b...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 2 months ago
Does Probiotic = Weight Gain - Hi guys, I always taken a probiotic since the DS (On the extremely lower range) , however, I heard that if I take the higher dosage it will help with the odor, which has cut signi...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago
FYI - Benefits of Fiber - I noticed when I used the high fiber flatbread it instantly helped curve my appetite, cause my stool to be solid instead of diaherrea, and causes me to used the bathroom. In additi...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago
Have anyone start taking Prebiotics - It is said, that it helps the good bacteria and appears to be better than probiotics.  Can anyone tell the difference, if so, please share?   http://www.prebiotin.com/prebiotics/...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago
Diarrhea - FYI for those who get diarrhea, the culprit maybe something else, but I notice when I eat a banana it does firming it up. I typically get diarrhea when I have too much carbs or sug...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 3 months ago
Fact is: I just have the loudest digestive system - In my discovery journey in learning my body, I realize that since was lactose intolerant before the surgery, I now is EXTREMELY lactose intolerant.  That being said, I am sensitive...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 5 months ago
Have you checked your height lately? - I always thought I was around 5'7 1/2, roundup to 5'8, but went to new primary care office, same doctor..but she doesn't have my old records.  They are saying I am 5'6...I didn't b...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 5 months ago
Energy Level - Hey guys, I was just curious how are you guys energy levels, especially the DSers out 3 years and more.  This will be my 4th year come June 30th, and yes I do get up early in the ...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 5 months ago
Elevation of Total Bilirubin - Hello Everyone, My Total Bilirubin has elevated since my surgery June 30th 2010.  I was curious to find out what was your number, and should I be concerned? I noticed the elevatio...

Sunshine16 posted a comment 3 years, 6 months ago
Congrats for doing something about it! This is a true celebration. ...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 7 months ago
Garcinia Cambogia - Hey guys, I had lunch with one of my DS angels, and for a long time she has been struggling with her appetite, and needing to lose weight.  She has been taking the product Garinia...

Sunshine16 posted a discussion topic 3 years, 8 months ago
Magnesium - I started drinking more water but have noticed since I have been taking more calcium and my iron more regularly...speaking of the iron I have been constipated.  Which one is bette...
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